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Clips must ride trade winds to playoffs

A trade for Baron Davis would make it smooth sailing for the Clippers into the playoffs.

Updated: July 24, 2002, 6:34 PM ET
By Chad Ford | ESPN.com

Editor's note: ESPN Insider's Chad Ford breaks down what last season's lottery teams need to do to get to the playoffs. ESPN.com's "Fixer-Upper" series continues with the Los Angeles Clippers.

On draft night in 2001, Clippers owner Donald Sterling surprised the league by pulling off his first blockbuster trade, grabbing All-Star Elton Brand in return for the Clippers' No. 1 pick. He then promptly shocked the world when he kept a straight face while promising that he would not screw this ...

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