Matt Barnes RUMORS & NEWS

  • Matt Barnes blasts NBA for Harden’s one-game suspension for kicking LeBron

    Sportress of Blogitude "Los Angeles Clippers forward Matt Barnes blasted the NBA for the league’s one-game suspension of James Harden for kicking LeBron James in the groin during Sunday’s Houston Rockets-Cleveland Cavaliers game, arguing the league has a double standard when it comes to doling out punishment. Barnes..." March 04

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    Los Angeles Clippers @LAClippers

    Crawford (calf) and Barnes (hamstring) are out tonight

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    Marc Stein @ESPNSteinLine

    Spokesman says NBA review of Matt Barnes incident confirmed that it was "not an interaction with Suns owner Robert Sarver" that led to fine

  • Clippers’ Matt Barnes now thriving after breakup with reality TV star wife Gloria Govan

    L.A. Daily News "Matt Barnes of the Los Angeles Clippers sat at his locker before a recent game at Staples Center. He listened as a reporter began to pose a question and he began making sounds while slightly nodding his head as if to indicate he knew where the reporter was going. How tough has it been to..." January 13

  • Matt Barnes' shooting is still bad news for Clippers

    Los Angeles Times "Those 18 pounds might not have been the only thing Matt Barnes shed over the summer. He also appears to have lost his shooting touch. The Clippers small forward made one of seven shots Tuesday night against the Golden State Warriors and it actually qualified as an improvement over his..." October 22

  • Matt Barnes -- Separated from Gloria Govan ... 'Trust Issues' "L.A. Clippers star Matt Barnes has separated from his reality star wife Gloria Govan ... TMZ Sports has learned -- and sources close to the couple tell us it's all over "trust issues." Barnes and Govan were married back in 2012 -- and have 5-year-old twin boys together. Sources connected to..." October 16

  • Matt Barnes -- Cops Capture Aunt's Alleged Killer ... Thanks to Citizen's Tip "The man suspected of murdering Matt Barnes' aunt has been CAPTURED by police in Sacramento ... and officials say it's all thanks to a concerned citizen who tipped off the cops. As we previously reported, the L.A. Clippers star went to social media and begged his fans to be on the lookout for..." July 29

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    Marc J. Spears @SpearsNBAYahoo

    Clippers forward Matt Barnes has been fined $25,000 for failing to leave the court in a timely manner upon his ejection vs Wolves on Sunday.

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    Dan Woike @DanWoikeSports

    Matt Barnes will play against Denver on Saturday.

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    Marc J. Spears @SpearsNBAYahoo

    Clippers say Matt Barnes is expected to miss at least 2 weeks after having surgery to repair a retinal tear in his left eye.

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    Los Angeles Clippers @LAClippers

    UPDATE: Matt Barnes did not travel with #Clippers on 2-game road trip due to a left eye contusion sustained in Monday's game vs. MEM

  • Matt Barnes: Epithet OK in context "Clippers forward Matt Barnes said Friday he will continue using a racial epithet he asserts has become commonplace in today's culture, two days after he apologized for using the word on Twitter and was also fined by the NBA for it. Barnes, speaking to reporters before Friday's practice session,..." November 15

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    Brad Turner @BA_Turner

    Matt Barnes fined $25,000 by NBA for offensive language on Twitter, sources.

  • Charles Barkley Says He Will Continue to Use the N-Word With His Friends, Wants White America to Let Him Be

    USA Today "Charles Barkley, the most outspoken man in sports, had some very, very interesting thoughts on the N-word (as it pertains to the Matt Barnes tweet, Jonathan Martin and Richie Incognito and even Paula Deen), White America and locker room banter among friends during a brilliant five minute rant on..." November 15

  • Don't Tweet angry -- words to live by, Matt Barnes

    Clips Nation "Instant access to a global audience and any sort of impulse control issue is a bad combination. So when Matt Barnes got back to the Los Angeles Clippers locker room slightly before the rest of his teammates at halftime of their game against the Oklahoma City Thunder, after having been ejected for..." November 14

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    Brad Turner @BA_Turner

    Jared Dudley playing tonight vs Rockets. Has tendinitis right knee. Matt Barnes not playing with right thigh bruise

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    Ira Winderman @IraHeatBeat

    Matt Barnes (right thigh contusion) is out for the Clippers.

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  • Clippers' Matt Barnes expects to play Friday

    Los Angeles Times "After missing the first seven exhibitions because of a sore left calf Clippers small forward Matt Barnes said that he would practice Thursday and hoped to play Friday night against the Sacramento Kings at Staples Center in L.A.'s final exhibition. Barnes hasn't gotten in a full practice since..." October 25

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    Dan Woike @DanWoikeSports

    Blake Griffin (ankle) and Matt Barnes (calf) were limited but both participated in today's practice

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    Dan Woike @DanWoikeSports

    Matt Barnes probably won't play this weekend but he's expected back at practice next week.

  • Clippers re-sign Matt Barnes

    ESPN Los Angeles "The Los Angeles Clippers have re-signed forward Matt Barnes to a three-year contract, his agent Aaron Goodwin told Terms of the deal were not disclosed but league sources said it was worth between $11 million to $12 million. Barnes tweeted the news Friday by first..." July 05

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    Ramona Shelburne @ramonashelburne

    Clippers free agent Matt Barnes is meeting with other teams today, per source.

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    Ramona Shelburne @ramonashelburne

    Lakers also reached out to Matt Barnes tonight

  • Add Blake Griffin and Matt Barnes to the Clippers' injured list

    Los Angeles Times "It probably shouldn't come as a surprise that another Clipper is suffering from an injury. This time it's power forward Blake Griffin, who is dealing with a swollen left calf. And Matt Barnes suffered a sprained left ankle in the fourth quarter, limped to the locker room and never..." March 31

  • Barnes puts his versatility on display

    L.A. Daily News "The Clippers lost a big, physical presence when Reggie Evans left in a sign-and-trade deal with the Brooklyn Nets over the summer. Evans went toe-to-toe with Memphis' Zach Randolph and Marc Gasol in the playoffs and was a fan favorite. Still, Matt Barnes has brought some of that moxie to the..." March 14