February 26, 2010
Clippers tonight AT PHOENIX When: 6 p.m. Where: US Airways Center. On the air : TV: Prime; Radio: 980. Records: Clippers 24-33; Suns 36-23. Record vs. Phoenix: 0-2. Update : Phoenix held on to Amare Stoudemire at the trading deadline, and he has helped his team move to a season-high 13 games over .500. Steve Nash had 20 points and 13 assists Wednesday during a victory over Philadelphia after sitting out the previous game with a sore back.
February 24, 2010
Clippers tonight VS. DETROIT When: 7:30. Where: Staples Center. On the air: TV: Prime. Radio: 980. Records: Clippers 23-33, Detroit 21-35. Record vs. Detroit: 1-0. Update: The Pistons were missing guard Richard Hamilton and forward Tayshaun Prince when the Clippers beat them, 104-96, on Nov. 27, but both have returned to their lineup. The Clippers are 10-2 at home against teams under .500 and are seeking their first three-game winning streak since winning four straight from Dec. 31 to Jan. 10. -- Ben Bolch
February 15, 2010
The Times' high school basketball rankings by Ben Bolch: Rk. Team (Rec., Sec.-Div.) Last week's results, next game (last week's ranking) 1 MATER DEI (24-1, SS-Div. 1AA) Def. Santa Margarita, 87-47; St. John Bosco, 86-41. Next: Wednesday vs. Corona. (1) 2 WESTCHESTER (23-3, City-Div. I) Def. Palisades, 87-73; L.A. University, 70-44. Next: Friday vs. Lincoln. (2) 3 LONG BEACH POLY (23-3, SS-Div. 1AA) Def. Cabrillo, 76-51; Compton, 66-61.
February 9, 2010
Clippers tonight VS. UTAH When: 7:30. Where: Staples Center. On the air: TV: Prime. Radio: 980. Records: Clippers 21-29, Utah 31-18. Record vs. Utah: 0-1. Update: The Jazz has an eight-game win streak, but six were at home. It has a losing record on the road. Carlos Boozer (19.2 points a game) is expected to return from a strained calf. -- Ben Bolch