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2015-16 Schedule
0-0, 1st in Pacific
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J.J. Redick falls short in tie-breaker round

The Clippers sharpshooter didn't reach final round, but he didn't have a strong performance in the Foot Locker Three-Point Contest. Kevin Pelton gives him a B grade for scoring 20 in the opening round. All-Star Grades: 3-point contest

Adam Reisinger ESPN.com 

The in-arena entertainment featured a kids dunk contest with Chris Paul Jr. throwing down an alley oop from - who else? - Kevin Hart.

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Who ya got?

Defending Foot Locker Three-point Contest winner Steph Curry headlines a star-studded sharp-shooting class on Saturday. Curry's Splash Brother, Klay Thompson, is in the contest, along with Toronto's hometown shooter, Kyle Lowry.

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CP3 helped turn around the franchise

The Clippers have made the playoffs every year since trading for Chris Paul in 2011. The nine-time All-Star has helped produce wins to make L.A. a contender year in and year out.

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CP3 credits depth for Clippers overcoming Griffin injury (3:00)

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J.J. Redick, surrounded by media, praised his opponents, specifically Steph Curry and Klay Thompson, in the 3-point contest.

Adam Reisinger ESPN.com 

J.J. Redick says that he had issues with rhythm and timing during last year's 3-point contest, in part because he wasn't positioned right in relation to the rack. "Not that shooting 3-pointers off a rack is an exact science," he added.

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CP3 balled out in the Clippers' loss to the Celtics (1:54)
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LBJ passes Pierce in career points

LeBron James scored 29 points on Wednesday night while Paul Pierce scored six. The 23-point difference allowed James to move into 15th place in career points, 16 ahead of Pierce.

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Meet The All-Stars: Paul on Doc's Coaching, Blake's Absence

Chris Paul talks to Marc Kestecher, Marc Stein and P.J. Carlesimo about how the team has gone 18-5 since Blake Griffin's injury. Plus, he describes what Doc Rivers says to him during the 4th quarter.

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Celtics knock off Clippers in OT (1:23)

Chris Forsberg ESPN Staff Writer 

Los Angeles Clippers coach Doc Rivers on if the Boston Celtics can make a playoff run: "They could make a run. Listen, they're not scared of anybody. They've got a bunch of junkyard dogs who can play. & You better be ready when you play them or you're going to lose to them."

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Celtics top Clippers in overtime

The Clippers opened up a 6-point lead in the extra session, but Boston quickly erased that and came out with a 139-134 win. Isaiah Thomas finished with 36 points, two shy of his career high. Box score

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Thomas sends Celtics to overtime

Isaiah Thomas has 34 points and made a jumper with 5.8 seconds left to force overtime against the Clippers. Chris Paul (31 pts) had a shot to win it at the buzzer, but missed. Follow live

Chris Forsberg ESPN Staff Writer 

Celtics 98, Clippers 91 (end 3rd): Los Angeles got its deficit as low as 4, but Isaiah Thomas (24 points, 6 assists) trying to keep the Clippers at arm's length. Both teams shooting over 50+ percent from floor and 43+ percent beyond 3-point arc.

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Pierce nails ridiculous shot that doesn't count (0:32)
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What you looking at Sullinger? (0:16)

LeBron passes Pierce ... for now

LeBron James entered the night 7 points behind Paul Pierce on the NBA's career scoring list. James has 14 tonight while Pierce, playing for the Clippers in Boston, has just 6, putting James ahead by 1 with both players still in progress.

Chris Forsberg ESPN Staff Writer 

The Celtics say Kelly Olynyk has a bruised right shoulder and will not return vs. the Clippers.

Chris Forsberg ESPN Staff Writer 

Boston Celtics center Kelly Olynyk, who retreated to the locker room with a team doctor late in the first half, is not on the bench to start the second half. Fellow big man Amir Johnson is wearing a wrap around his back and did not start the second half with Boston going small with Marcus Smart playing alongside Isaiah Thomas, Avery Bradley, Jae Crowder, and Jared Sullinger.

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Jordan posterizes Smart on alley-oop (0:31)

Chris Forsberg ESPN Staff Writer 

Celtics 71, Clippers 64 (half): For the second time in as many home games, Boston put up 70+ first-half points. Boston shot 53.5 percent from the floor and 44.4 percent beyond the 3-point ac. Marcus Smart and Isaiah Thomas with 13 points apiece to lead five Celtics in double figures for scoring. Clippers shot 57.1 percent overall and 60 percent beyond 3-point arc.

Chris Forsberg ESPN Staff Writer 

Clippers 37, Celtics 33 (end 1st): Old friend Paul Pierce hit a couple of early 3-pointers and DeAndre Jordan added 11 points (making 3 of 4 free throws, even when the Celtics went to Hack-a-Jordan late in the frame). Jared Sullinger with 10 points on 5-of-6 shooting to pace Boston.

Team Stats

Points Per Game104.77th
Rebounds Per Game42.424th
Assists Per Game22.69th
Points Allowed100.89th

Team History

YEARWLPCT
2015-1600.000
2014-155626.683
2013-145725.695
2012-135626.683
2011-124026.606

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