The LA Clippers have misplaced 4 straight video games and have fallen within the standings. After getting blown out within the second half by the Golden State Warriors on Thursday evening, the Clippers discover themselves in seventh place within the Western Convention. That presently sees LA within the Play-In Event.
After blowing a 12-point third quarter result in stay winless for the reason that All-Star break, Clippers coach Ty Lue challenged his staff to be assured transferring ahead.
“For us, we simply bought to remain the course, bought to be mentally powerful, mentally sturdy, cannot give in, and simply bought to be harder,” Lue stated. “That is the underside line. When stuff would not go your manner, it exhibits you what you are manufactured from. I am assured that we’ve a very good staff they usually must be the identical manner. They have to really feel the identical confidence.
“I do not care about missed pictures, it’ll occur. You are going to flip the ball over some, however you may’t give in and my factor is simply having that toughness and that mindset that, OK, issues are usually not going effectively, then let’s do one thing about it.”
LA star Paul George agreed along with his coach and stated the Clippers have to play with extra urgency.
” These are video games that we will [not] permit ourselves to slide, and these [are] the video games you shoot your self within the foot in terms of the top of the season, and we take a look at the place we’re at and we’re not pleased with the place we’re at. So we gotta have some desperation going into these video games,” George stated.