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Which Clipper is the best?

Our NBA fantasy rankings are out, and you can find three Clippers quite high on the list. Which one of them occupies a top-10 spot? Top 200 fantasy rankings

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'The smell of high cheese is in the air'

Recent October baseball has proven that big heat from dominating pitchers rules all. But speed guns aren't the only factor why pitching has been dominant. One of many reasons

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Grantland: Clippers on the edge of glory

Zach Lowe writes the Clippers have had three cracks at an NBA title with Chris Paul, Blake Griffin, and DeAndre Jordan in their primes. This fourth try could be their last. Time to make the leap

Rivers to team: Put down your cellphones

The Clippers will head to the NBA's Global Games in China next week and coach Doc Rivers hopes it will force his team to bond. "You're on a plane for 13 hours together, you're in another country, hopefully their cellphones don't work, so they have to talk to each other. It's a forced week together… it can't be bad, let's put it that way."

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Report: Rivers' rotation remains unsettled

Clippers brought in a bunch of new players in the summer and as a result Doc Rivers is still working out how he's going to run his rotation.

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Where do the Kings' forwards rank?

L.A.'s top line of Anze Kopitar, Milan Lucic and Marian Gaborik has the potential to be the best line in the Western Conference. How do the Kings' other lines stack up against the rest of the NHL? Top forward units (Insider)

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Jamal Crawford dropping in rankings

The Clippers' sixth man could see a decrease in minutes this season. Can Crawford, 35, prove he's not a defensive liability in order to stay the rotation? See where he landed in today’s rankings, which list Nos. 111-120. #NBArank: Day 9

Trojans 'not far behind' in playoff race

USC is ranked eighth on our list of teams projected to be playoff contenders at the end of the season. See what the FPI says about its chances to win the Pac-12. Playoff Predictor (Insider)

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My hypothetical awards selections

The Cy Young races hold a lot of intrigue, where Cubs ace Jake Arrieta could trump the Dodgers' duo of Clayton Kershaw and Zack Greinke.


Angels retaining manager Mike Scioscia

Angels owner Arte Moreno announced that Scioscia would return for his 17th season with the team, one day after L.A. narrowly missed out on the postseason. The Angels have made the playoffs once in their last six seasons.

Angels rise in Power Rankings

Despite just missing out on the postseason, Los Angeles climbed a spot in our rankings. Where is the team slotted to end the season? Find out here

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FPI confident in Trojans, Tide and Rebels

It's not surprising that Baylor and TCU are top-five teams in the Football Power Index, but our forward-looking metric still thinks very highly of USC, Alabama and Ole Miss.