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The Daily Clipper: Playoff Blake Edition

The Clippers dominated game 1 against the Spurs. Check out what the world wide web is saying about them

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Biggest Takeaways from Los Angeles Clippers' 2015 NBA Playoff Debut | Bleacher Report
Cory Joseph didn't even know how to defend that Griffin spin. It wasn't even because it was such a lethal move. Defenders are simply never going to be comfortable guarding a 4-1 pick-and-roll. It's the beauty of Griffin's skill set, which makes a defense's life that much more unpleasant. "Why isn't Blake dunking anymore?" isn't a question someone can ask after Game 1, when Griffin adjusted his style depending on who was guarding him, facing up Baynes, backing down Boris Diaw and out-quicking Tiago Splitter. It was the perfect Griffin performance.

San Antonio Spurs don't look like themselves in Game 1 loss - NBA - ESPN
The Spurs looked like anything but the defending champs during their Game 1 loss to the Clippers with uncharacteristic turnovers and shoddy defense.

Los Angeles Clippers' Chris Paul relishing challenge of a title run - Los Angeles Clippers Blog - ESPN
Almost 30, Chris Paul isn't focused on his legacy but on going further than he ever has in the playoffs and leading the Clippers to a title.

In Loss to Clips, Spurs Fall Victim to What Could Be Their Undoing: Satisfaction | Bleacher Report
The Los Angeles Clippers took it to the Spurs, 107-92, and served as a stark contrast. The Clippers have been hungry for this championship opportunity all season, and beyond that, Chris Paul, Blake Griffin and DeAndre Jordan are in what amounts to their senior year as Clippers pillars. It's Year Four together with nothing to show, and these guys aren't taking this lightly.

NBA Shootaround: Opening Prayer "
Because now we know what it looks like when the stars fully align in Lob City.

Clippers' Jamal Crawford is third in NBA Sixth Man of the Year voting - LA Times
Crawford, the reigning Sixth Man of the Year, averaged 15.8 points a game for the Clippers, who finished as the No. 3 seed in the Western Conference with a record of 56-26. Last season, when Crawford won the award, he averaged 18.6 points.

Sources: Clippers looking to rebrand in offseason - Los Angeles Clippers Blog - ESPN
The Los Angeles Clippers are exploring changing their logo, colors and uniforms and could introduce changes as early as this offseason, multiple sources told ESPN.

The Most Important Free Agent for Los Angeles Clippers to Land This Offseason | Bleacher Report
Overall, Joseph looks the part of a legitimate backup point guard, but with upside. The Clippers definitely need help behind Paul. They also could use an influx of young talent capable of developing into a core member of the roster.

Chris Paul, Kevin Garnett similar, but Garnett was 'nuts,' Rivers says | FOX Sports
J.J. Redick perhaps gave the best analysis of Paul's intensity. "There's certain guys, regardless of what they accomplish, how much money they get paid, what endorsements they get, they're wired to be great, and they don't let that stop them from working and getting better," Redick said. "Chris is one of those guys. There's nothing that he could accomplish that would stop him from saying, 'I want more, I want something else.' It's remarkable given all that he's done."