Rivers said he doesn’t wish to overburden Jordan with demands for more offense and improved defense and rebounding with the Clippers shorthanded. Rivers doesn’t want Jordan to become frustrated when things go haywire, as they have at points during their three-game losing streak. “I don’t want to ask him to do more,” Rivers said. “D.J. has a lot on his plate right now.”
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Jay King: Kyrie on clutch Tatum: “Some people have it and some people don’t. It’s just as simple as that. I think he’s pretty much shown that he can play, as people say, with the big boys at the end of the game.”
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