Los Angeles Clippers

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Los Angeles Clippers
2019–20 Los Angeles Clippers season
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ConferenceWestern
DivisionPacific
Founded1970
HistoryBuffalo Braves
1970–1978
San Diego Clippers
1978–1984
Los Angeles Clippers
1984–present[1][2]
ArenaStaples Center
LocationLos Angeles, California
Team colorsRed, blue, black, silver, white[3][4][5]
                        
Main sponsorBumble[6]
PresidentLawrence Frank[7]
General managerMichael Winger[7]
Head coachDoc Rivers
OwnershipSteve Ballmer[8]
Affiliation(s)Agua Caliente Clippers
Championships0
Conference titles0
Division titles2 (2013, 2014)
Websitewww.nba.com/clippers
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The Los Angeles Clippers are a team in the National Basketball Association (NBA). They play their home games in the Staples Center in Los Angeles, California. The Los Angeles Lakers also play their home games in the Staples Center.

The Clippers have not have much success over the years. They have never won an NBA Championship, and have had few winning seasons. However, with young players like Chris Paul and Blake Griffin,[9] the Clippers have recently given fans reason to hope for the future. Players like Paul George and Kawhi Leonard given the team hope.

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  1. "History: Team by Team" (PDF). 2018-19 Official NBA Guide. NBA Properties, Inc. October 8, 2018. Retrieved June 1, 2019.
  2. "NBA.com/Stats–LA Clippers seasons". Stats.NBA.com. NBA Media Ventures, LLC. Retrieved June 10, 2016.
  3. "Next Era of Clippers Basketball Launches With New Logo and Brand Identity". Clippers.com. NBA Media Ventures, LLC. June 17, 2015. Retrieved June 8, 2017. The L.A. Clippers new visual identity is a symbolic turning of the page to the next era of Clippers basketball. The primary logo retains the legacy colors of red, white and blue as a tribute to the Clippers faithful, while adding black to provide a modern edge
  4. "LA Clippers Staff Directory". Clippers.com. NBA Media Ventures, LLC. Retrieved December 14, 2018.
  5. "LA Clippers Reproduction Guideline Sheet". NBA Properties, Inc. Retrieved August 10, 2016.
  6. NBA Media Ventures, LLC (March 6, 2018). "Bumble and the L.A. Clippers Announce Global Partnership Based on Shared Principles of Gender Equality and Debut ‘Empowerment Badge’". Press release. http://www.nba.com/clippers/bumble-and-la-clippers-announce-global-partnership-based-shared-principles-gender-equality-and-debut. Retrieved March 6, 2018. 
  7. 7.0 7.1 "CLIPPERS RESTRUCTURE BASKETBALL OPERATIONS DEPARTMENT". Clippers.com. NBA Media Ventures, LLC. June 16, 2014. Retrieved November 29, 2015.
  8. NBA Media Ventures, LLC (August 12, 2014). "STEVE BALLMER COMPLETES PURCHASE OF LOS ANGELES CLIPPERS". Press release. http://www.nba.com/clippers/steve-ballmer-completes-purchase-los-angeles-clippers. Retrieved November 29, 2015. 
  9. "The Other Clippers - NYTimes.com". offthedribble.blogs.nytimes.com. Retrieved February 3, 2011.

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