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With Leonard out, Clippers Likely to Mix-N-Match Vets & Rookies


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The Clippers come together during Game 6 of the Western Conference finals

Earlier this week, in advance of publishing the full 2021-22 league schedule on Friday, the NBA announced that the Clippers will visit the Golden State Warriors as one of eight nationally-televised games over the first four days of the season. (The league also announced the Christmas schedule, which, to the dismay of Anthony Anderson, does not include the Clippers.)

While the first game of any NBA season — especially one that’s back to 82 games — is about as telling of a team’s title chances as the cry of a baby is to her singing career, it’ll be interesting nonetheless to see how Clippers head coach Ty Lue works his opening day rotation and beyond.

Last season, Lue was praised far and wide for keeping the train on the track during the regular season, despite numerous

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