RealClearSports
Advertisement

Odom Needs to Step Up for Clippers

AP Photo

ORLANDO, Fla. — The Clippers' biggest sweetheart needs to get nastier.

Drive to the basket as if his defender has just made a Kardashian joke.

Use his superior length to bury teams under a flurry of floaters.

Stop passing up shots instead of always passing.

Lamar Odom, get assertive.

Read Full Article »

Recommended Articles

Bledsoe a Valuable Trade Chip for Clippers

Sean Deveney, Sporting News - February 5, 2013

Just over a year ago, the Los Angeles Clippers looked at young point guard Eric Bledsoe and recognized that, despite averaging only 6.7 points per game as a rookie, they had a pretty strong talent on their hands. When the Hornets... more »

Misused, Abused Howard Should Leave

Jeff Miller, Orange County Register - January 25, 2013

It was the question that was supposed to dog the Lakers all season, even as they romped toward their two predestined showdowns, first with the Oklahoma City Thunder and then the Miami Heat. The query resurfaces now, but, this... more »

Anthony Keeps Cool in Garnett Rematch

Frank Isola, New York Daily News - January 25, 2013

Carmelo Anthony had Kevin Garnett on the ground and a little disoriented after Tyson Chandler’s hard foul had knocked the Celtics forward to the floor. Garnett was in a vulnerable position, no doubt about it. But in that ... more »

Curry Most Egregious NBA All-Star Snub

Sam Amico, Fox Sports - January 25, 2013

Well, at least Stephen Curry took the news well.Curry, of course, is the point guard for the resurgent Golden State Warriors, a fourth-year pro who’s averaging 20.9 points and 6.6 assists, and shooting 45 percent on... more »