LA Clippers : NBA Draft Grade F
53) Furkan Aldemir, PF
The Clippers did not have a 1st round pick. With the 53rd overall pick they took Aldemir but they later traded him to the Houston Rockets. So the Clipper got no new players out of this draft. The biggest news from this off season is that the Clippers obtained Lamar Odom. Who knows what he still has left.
Offseason/ Free Agents and Trades: Grade B
- The Clippers landed forward Lamar Odom in a four team trade. They sent Mo Williams to the Jazz.
- Willie Green is also now a Clipper as they acquired him from the Atlanta Hawks.
- The Clippers resigned veteran guard Chauncey Billups to a one year contract.
- Free agent Jamal Crawford decided to sign with the Clippers. The deal is reportedly worth 4 years for $21.7 Million.
- Grant Hill will give it another go around as he reached a deal with the 76ers.
- The Clippers singed free agents Ryan Hollins (Celtics) and Ronny Turiaf (Heat).
- Ryan Gomes was waived by the Clippers.
- Blake Griffin will be a Clipper for a while. As the Clippers signed him to a five year contract extension.
- Randy Foye and Nick Young left the Clippers in free agency.