BEHIND THE SCENES ON DRAFT NIGHT

Clippers Introduce Thompkins, Leslie

Four days after being selected in the 2011 NBA Draft, the newest members of the Los Angeles Clippers were unveiled to the media on Monday at the Clippers Training Center in Playa Vista. READ MORE

Staying Connected
DJ Foster

When Trey Thompkins was selected with the 37th pick in the NBA Draft on June 23 by the Los Angeles Clippers, fulfilling his lifelong NBA dream, the expected waves of emotion flowed over him. He couldn’t sum up exactly how he was feeling, but the emotions were all there. Happiness. Excitement. Relief. READ MORE

CLIPPERS SELECT TREY THOMPKINS AND TRAVIS LESLIE IN 2011 NBA DRAFT
PRESS RELEASE

The Los Angeles Clippers selected a pair of players from the University of Georgia in the 2011 NBA Draft, held this evening at the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey. The Clippers took forward Trey Thompkins with the 37th overall selection and Travis Leslie with the 47th pick. READ MORE

DRAFT DAY REACTIONS
D.J. Foster

The Clippers stayed true to their draft board all night, using their “tier rankings” system to evaluate each player in the draft not by position but instead by skill. When their picks finally rolled around, they stuck to their scouting without any hesitation. READ MORE

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