Clippers say Matt Barnes is expected to miss at least 2 weeks after having surgery to repair a retinal tear in his left eye.
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
ESPN.com "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
Matt Barnes fined $25,000 by NBA for offensive language on Twitter, sources.
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
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
Jared Dudley playing tonight vs Rockets. Has tendinitis right knee. Matt Barnes not playing with right thigh bruise
Matt Barnes (right thigh contusion) is out for the Clippers.
2011/2012 Regular Season W/L Record: 40 - 26
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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
Blake Griffin (ankle) and Matt Barnes (calf) were limited but both participated in today's practice
Matt Barnes probably won't play this weekend but he's expected back at practice next week.
ESPN Los Angeles "The Los Angeles Clippers have re-signed forward Matt Barnes to a three-year contract, his agent Aaron Goodwin told ESPNLosAngeles.com. 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
Clippers free agent Matt Barnes is meeting with other teams today, per source.
Lakers also reached out to Matt Barnes tonight
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
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