LOS ANGELES, CA - APRIL 29: Jamal Crawford #11 of the Los Angeles Clippers goes up for a shot against the Golden State Warriors in Game Five of the Western Conference Quarterfinals at Staples Center on April 29, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2014 NBAE (Photo by Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

Warriors Fall To Clippers In Game 5

Hours after owner Donald Sterling was banned from the NBA for life, the Los Angeles Clippers returned to an energized Staples Center and beat the Golden State Warriors 113-103 on Tuesday night to take a 3-2 lead in their first-round playoff series.

04/29/2014

Barry Bonds seen during the 2002 World Series

9 Most Crushing ‘#Beat LA’ Fails In NorCal Sports History

The Sharks have blown a three game lead in the opening round of the NHL playoffs and are on the verge of a nearly unprecedented collapse should they lose game seven of their series with the Los Angeles Kings. Would the most demoralizing loss in the history of the NorCal-SoCal sports rivalry? Hardly. Here are our picks, of the hardest losses to forget.

04/29/2014

Former Golden State Warriors Assistant Coach Darren Erman prepares before the team played against the Denver Nuggets in Game Four of the Western Conference Quarterfinals during the 2013 NBA Playoffs on April 28, 2013 at Oracle Arena. (Rocky Widner/NBAE via Getty Images)

Warriors Reportedly Fired Assistant For Secretly Recording Conversations

The hush-hush firing of Golden State Warriors assistant coach Darren Erman earlier this month appears to have come after he was caught recording a number of private conversations.

04/29/2014

Doc Rivers coaches the LA Clippers (Photo by Noah Graham/NBAE via Getty Images)

Daily Madden: Clippers Coach Has A Tough Task

Can the Los Angeles Clippers put aside the controversy swirling around the team’s owner when they face the Warriors in Game Five of their playoff series in L.A. Tuesday night?

CONNECT WITH KCBS–04/29/2014

Head coach Mark Jackson of the Golden State Warriors watches his team warm up before facing the Los Angeles Clippers in Game Four of the Western Conference Quarterfinals during the 2014 NBA Playoffs at Oracle Arena on April 27, 2014 in Oakland, California. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2014 NBAE (Photo by Rocky Widner/NBAE via Getty Images)

Warriors Coach Says Fans Should Boycott Game 5 Over Sterling’s Comments

Golden State coach Mark Jackson has a suggestion for fans of both the Warriors and the Clippers: Don’t show up for Game 5 in Los Angeles on Tuesday night.

04/29/2014

Warriors v Clippers

Warriors Dump On Clippers In 118-97 Game 4 Win

The Golden State Warriors took Game 4 of their NBA playoff series with the Clippers, 118-97. The best of seven series is now tied at two wins apiece.

04/27/2014

Los Angeles Clippers v Golden State Warriors - Game Four

Clippers Protest Racist Remarks By Wearing Shirts Inside Out

Clippers players made a silent protest during their pre-game routine at Oracle Arena.

04/27/2014

AY 19:  (2nd L) Team owner Donald Sterling of the Los Angeles Clippers watches the San Antonio Spurs play against the Memphis Grizzlies during Game One of the Western Conference Finals of the 2013 NBA Playoffs at AT&T Center on May 19, 2013 in San Antonio, Texas.  (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Alleged Racist Rant By Clippers Owner Sparks Calls For Action Around NBA

Anger, frustration and calls for action echoed around the NBA on Saturday after an audio recording surfaced of a man identified as Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling telling his girlfriend not to bring black people to games.

04/26/2014

Doc Rivers coaches the LA Clippers (Photo by Noah Graham/NBAE via Getty Images)

Raw Audio: Clippers Coach Doc Rivers Reacts To Alleged Racist Comments By Team Owner Sterling

An investigation has been launched into racist comments attributed to Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling. Clippers coach Doc Rivers held a press conference on Saturday.

04/26/2014

TMZ Front Page

NBA Investigates Alleged Racist Comments By Clippers Owner On Eve Of Playoff With Warriors

The NBA is investigating a report of an audio recording in which a man purported to be Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling makes racist remarks while speaking to his girlfriend.

04/26/2014

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NBA Power Rankings – April 21, 2014

It’s tough to keep up with all the action in the NBA. Here’s your recap for the week through April 21st in the NBA.

3. Los Angeles Clippers (56-24)

NBA Power Rankings – April 14, 2014

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5. Houston Rockets (51-25)

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12. Toronto Raptors (42-31)

NBA Power Rankings – March 31, 2014

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2. Los Angeles Clippers (49-21)

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