DeAndre Jordan RUMORS & NEWS

  • The Cap Reality of DeAndre Jordan's Free Agency

    Clips Nation "DeAndre Jordan will get a max contract offer from the Clippers. It will probably be one of the first things to leak on July 1st--"DeAndre Jordan has signed a 5 year/$110 million contract to stay with the Los Angeles Clippers". Of course, it's not guaranteed. Jordan is certain to solicit some..." May 25

  • 2014-2015 All NBA Teams named "The NBA announced today that Pelicans forward Anthony Davis has been named to the 2014-15 All-NBA First Team. The distinction is the first in Davis’ three years in the NBA. Davis, 6-10, 220, led the NBA in Player Impact Estimate (PIE), which measures a player's overall statistical contribution..." May 21

  • NBA All-Defensive teams named "The NBA announced today that Pelicans forward Anthony Davis has been named to the NBA All-Defensive Second Team. The distinction is the first in Davis’ three years in the NBA. Davis, 6-10, 220, led the league in both blocks per game (2.9) and total blocked shots (200). Additionally, Davis..." May 20

  • Chris Paul & DeAndre Jordan -- 'Beef' Is Total BS ... Says Clippers Teammate "There is NO rift between Chris Paul & DeAndre Jordan ... despite reports to the contrary, so says Clippers teammate Dahntay Jones who tells TMZ Sports the L.A. superstars are still like "brothers." "Guys fight and argue on the court, but that's just the emotion of the game," Jones says ... "but..." May 20

  • Report: DeAndre Jordan ‘has made it clear through back channels’ he’d be interested in joining Mavericks

    Pro Basketball Talk "DeAndre Jordan has spent the entirety of his seven-year career with the Clippers, and while he may not be the Defensive Player of the Year candidate Doc Rivers has made him out to be, he had a breakout season that will have plenty of teams interested when he becomes an unrestricted free agent at..." April 29

  • Does intentionally fouling DeAndre Jordan really work?

    San Antonio Express-News "The Spurs will continue their first-round series with the Los Angeles Clippers on Wednesday, giving Gregg Popovich another opportunity to enrage the NBA’s collective viewership by intentionally sending DeAndre Jordan to the foul line. It is a tactic Popovich says he hates, but remains committed..." April 22

  • Potential Knicks target Jordan ‘loves’ NYC, puts on show at MSG

    New York Post "Clippers center DeAndre Jordan will be a free agent this summer and he said after his team’s 111-80 rout of the Knicks on Wednesday night how much he “loves’’ the Big Apple. But the 6-foot-11 behemoth played as if he wanted to burn down the Garden with his fiery act. Jordan, whom Clippers coach..." March 26

  • Clippers’ DeAndre Jordan says he’s going to look around in free agency

    Pro Basketball Talk "Doc Rivers’ Clippers have been good to DeAndre Jordan. Rivers has pumped up Jordan and tried to fill him with confidence since the say he walked in the door, trying to build back up what Vinny Del Negro had spent years tearing down. It’s to the point where Rivers vehemently overstates Jordan’s..." March 18

  • Clippers' DeAndre Jordan affects rivals' intentional foul success rate

    Los Angeles Times "Maybe teams are going about this intentionally fouling DeAndre Jordan thing all wrong. Clippers Coach Doc Rivers said the analytics he’s seen have suggested the best time to use the hack-a-whoever strategy is when the score is tied or the fouling team is ahead, not behind. “That’s hard for..." March 01

  • Doc: Snubbing of Clippers' Jordan 'a travesty'

    ESPN Los Angeles "Clippers coach Doc Rivers says DeAndre Jordan's monstrous season so far should have resulted in his first All-Star selection. Jordan has recorded at least 20 points and 20 rebounds in three of the Clippers' past six games -- something he wasn't able to do in any of his 511 previous..." February 12

  • Clippers' Doc Rivers lobbies to make DeAndre Jordan an All-Star

    Los Angeles Times "Doc Rivers' message had a nice ring to it: Vote for D.J. The Clippers coach said Wednesday he had lobbied his fellow Western Conference coaches to cast an All-Star vote for center DeAndre Jordan, who has become one of the game's elite big men in his sixth NBA season. "I got a great..." January 30

  • DeAndre Jordan receives dunk contest invite

    Pro Basketball Talk "DeAndre Jordan would be fantastic as a participant in All-Star weekend’s slam dunk contest. He’s a big man who also has tremendous leaping ability, and could be the next incarnation of Dwight Howard in terms of entertainment during the midseason exhibition. The league recognized that fact by..." January 19

  • Clippers center DeAndre Jordan flourishing under Doc Rivers

    Fox Sports "Maybe all DeAndre Jordan needed was a challenge -- someone or something that would push him to be the player everyone thought he could be, or should be. Maybe all he needed was Doc Rivers. On the day he was introduced as the Clippers head coach last June, Rivers confidently told reporters..." December 20

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    Los Angeles Clippers @LAClippers

    Center DeAndre Jordan (strained right foot) will be a game-time decision tonight in Philadelphia. Tipoff at 4 p.m on #PrimeTicket

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    Los Angeles Clippers @LAClippers

    Doc says @deandrejordan (foot) will start tonight vs. 76ers... Reggie Bullock (ankle) is OUT.

  • Jordan leading Clippers’ defensive renaissance

    Houston Chronicle "After droves of Rockets fans cleared out of Toyota Center in the final seconds of Saturday night’s 107-94 loss to the Los Angeles Clippers, a few stayed around to show support for a hometown favorite. Clippers center DeAndre Jordan’s name was shouted from fans in the stands near the end of the..." November 10

  • DeAndre Jordan's foul on Nick Young downgraded from flagrant

    Los Angeles Times "The NBA has downgraded DeAndre Jordan's foul on Nick Young from a flagrant 1 to a standard personal foul. Jordan fouled Young with 1:25 left in the second quarter of the Clippers' 116-103 loss to the Lakers on Tuesday. The officials ruled it flagrant during live action, then confirmed it on..." November 01

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  • DeAndre Jordan leads Clippers in exhibition win

    Los Angeles Times "Before the Clippers played their first exhibition game of the season against the Portland Trail Blazers Coach Doc Rivers said DeAndre Jordan has been "sensational" during training camp. And then Jordan went and proved his coach right. Jordan had 16 points on six-for-nine shooting eight..." October 08

  • Rivers didn't want Clippers to deal DeAndre Jordan for Kevin Garnett "A lot of fans wonder why DeAndre Jordan is considered such a big deal. Why was he given a four-year $43 million offer the Clippers matched two years ago? Why is he talked about in such a big terms for a big man who isn't a great rebounder isn't an elite defender and is a liability on offense at..." October 05

  • Doc Rivers plans to play DeAndre Jordan and Blake Griffin in the 4th "Blake Griffin and DeAndre Jordan make up a huge chunk of the Clippers' star power and salary cap. They are undeniably the front court core of their future. But last season despite subtle improvement from both players there was a lot of criticism because the two didn't make bigger jumps...." October 02

  • Clippers center DeAndre Jordan learns by the seat of his pants

    Los Angeles Times "The last Clippers fans saw of DeAndre Jordan he was making his usual fourth-quarter playoff moves. Turning his head to watch teammates run up the court. Readjusting in his seat whenever the urge struck. Standing up during timeouts. It's tough to earn your eight-figure salary when you're..." September 25

  • DeAndre Jordan looks to do big things

    ESPN Los Angeles "DeAndre Jordan knows how close he was to not being a Clipper this season. If it weren’t for David Stern’s “Basketball Reasons” Part II an ongoing saga that seemingly always features the Clippers Jordan would have been in Boston while Kevin Garnett would be in Los Angeles. It was a side deal..." August 21

  • Clippers, Blazers discussed DeAndre Jordan trade pre-Rivers "The Los Angeles Clippers are trying to make the leap from a very good team to a title contending team that is a serious threat to everybody around the league. They've already nabbed Doc Rivers as their new coach to replace Vinny Del Negro, so that's a significant upgrade. To continue upgrading..." June 26

  • Garnett-to-Clippers deal dead

    CSN New England "The Kevin Garnett to the Clippers deal for DeAndre Jordan is indeed dead, but not because of either team's lack of interest. A league source tells that a deal involving Garnett and Jordan would not get league approval because it would be viewed as a "side deal" in connection with Doc..." June 23

  • Source: KG may stay in Boston; deal for Jordan also dead

    Boston Herald "In the wake of a collapse in talks between the Celtics and Clippers over the release of Doc Rivers from his contract, a source has told the Herald that discussions between the teams for Kevin Garnett are "probably" dead as well. A long proposed swap of Garnett for Clippers center DeAndre Jordan..." June 22

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    Brad Turner @BA_Turner

    The Clips-Celtics won't be getting deal done tonight for Doc, KG to LA. Sources said talks that resumed today resume tomorow morning.

  • Celtics-Clippers talks hit roadblock...again

    Boston Globe "While Doc Rivers still continues to ponder whether he wants to coach the Celtics or Clippers, the two teams reignited talks regarding the longtime coach and Kevin Garnett in a complicated deal that would include Los Angeles center DeAndre Jordan. That's what is known right now. The rest is..." June 17

  • Clippers need Griffin, Jordan to get more offensive

    L.A. Daily News "Blake Griffin and DeAndre Jordan were very much involved in the Clippers' Game 1 victory against Memphis. Just not offensively. They weren't dunking and driving to the basket and doing all the things "Lob City" was made of this season. Griffin and Jordan combined for just nine shots, 13..." April 22

  • Clippers' Chauncey Billups and DeAndre Jordan use the buddy system

    Los Angeles Times "The teacher and the student still are in the classroom this late in the season, the lessons of how best to play this game of basketball being taught. Whether it's during a game or at practice or riding the team bus or flying on the Clippers' chartered jet, sage veteran Chauncey Billups has..." April 15

  • More playing time, more production for Jordan

    Orange County Register "After the Clippers beat Brooklyn on Saturday night at Staples Center, DeAndre Jordan found himself in the middle of a fairly large media scrum. Jordan had just played his best game in months, scoring 13 points on 6-of-6 shooting. He pulled down 12 rebounds, including five on the offensive end. He..." March 25

  • Pistons coach rips fans who celebrated DeAndre Jordan's dunk on Brandon Knight

    USA Today "Pistons coach Lawrence Frank had strong words for a society that derided Brandon Knight for being the victim of a DeAndre Jordan dunk. Frank wasn't there for the March 10 game at Staples Center when the Clippers center put Knight on a poster as he was away tending to his ill wife. But when..." March 19

  • The DeAndre Dilemma

    Clips Nation "It was just a fifteen months ago, December of 2011, that the LA Clippers agreed to a 4 year, 43 million dollar contract with center DeAndre Jordan. Jordan had, in the 2010-11 season become the starting center for the Clippers, and had shown signs that he was fully prepared to embrace the role for..." March 15

  • Billups behind the back to Jordan -- The pass of the year?

    Clips Nation "The Clippers did a lot of things well on offense against the Bobcats Tuesday night. They made 54% of their field goals, and shot slightly better than that from three point range. (Their free throw shooting was another matter entirely, but we'll ignore that for now.) But what they did especially..." February 27

  • Have the Clippers backed out of Garnett talks?

    Clips Nation "According to Adrian Wojnarowski at Yahoo! the talks between the Los Angeles Clippers and the Boston Celtics concerning a potential trade involving Kevin Garnett have cooled for the moment, and Woj's sources say it is the Clippers who have backed off. According to the sources, the Celtics are..." February 20

  • Sources: Clippers, Celtics discussing Kevin Garnett trade

    Yahoo! Sports "The Boston Celtics and Los Angeles Clippers have been discussing a deal to trade forward Kevin Garnett for guard Eric Bledsoe and center DeAndre Jordan, league sources told Yahoo! Sports. There are differing factions within the Celtics and Clippers on the prudence of the deal, but the two teams..." February 16

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    Chris Broussard @

    Vinny Del Negro wants KG, willing to give Bledsoe/Jordan for him. Clips front office totally against the move. Front office has final say.

  • Kobe's versatility no surprise to Clippers' Jordan

    Orange County Register "Clippers center DeAndre Jordan hasn't been surprised to see Kobe Bryant take on a facilitator role. Bryant, after all, has more than 5,700 assists in his career. "When he wants to pass, he will pass, when he wants to get everyone involved, he will and when wants to score, or take over the game..." February 15