The NBA has fined the Los Angeles Clippers $250,000 after an investigation found the team had violated league rules while trying to re-sign DeAndre Jordan last month.
DeAndre Jordan thought the Dallas Mavericks offered everything he wanted, including a fresh start and a bigger offensive role.
J.J. Barea had already reportedly agreed to a two-year, $5.7 million contract days after DeAndre Jordan had committed to signing with the Dallas Mavericks.
Josh Smith will be playing for his third team in the last two seasons, as the forward has indicated on Thursday that he will sign with the Los Angeles Clippers.
DeAndre Jordan was not the first free agent to verbally agree to a contract during the NBA’s moratorium period, only to go back on that agreement and sign with another team.
The DeAndre Jordan-Mavs situation isn’t the first time an informal agreement was compromised.
DeAndre Jordan will be rejoining the Clippers after all. Days after he agreed in principle to join the Dallas Mavericks, Jordan changed his mind, and will return to Los Angeles.
Players and executives alike of the Los Angeles Clippers united in a big push to lure big man DeAndre Jordan back to LA before his verbal agreement to join the Dallas Mavericks becomes official.
When asked to give the Clippers a grade on their free agency thus far, Redick replied simply with an “F”.
Turns out the Clippers may have had more than a little drama between their Big Three.
Free agent Center DeAndre Jordan will be leaving the Los Angeles Clippers, after electing to sign a four-year, $80+ million max deal on Friday.
Will DeAndre Jordan be back at Staples Center next season?
Chris Paul scored a last-second jumper to help lift the Clippers past the San Antonio Spurs, 111-109, in game 7 of the first round of the NBA Playoffs.
After DeAndre Jordan learned the Clippers had drawn the San Antonio Spurs in the first round of the playoffs, the Los Angeles center must have thought about just going straight to the free throw line.
Chris Paul scored 25 points, DeAndre Jordan had 17 points and 20 rebounds, and the Los Angeles Clippers cruised to a 119-98 win over the Philadelphia 76ers on Friday night.