The Clippers Really, Really Wanted DeAndre Jordan Back
The NBA fined the Clippers $250,000 for tempting Jordan with an outside endorsement deal while they pulled out the stops to resign him.By Christian Bryant | August 25, 2015
DeAndre Jordan's indecision on whether to stay with the Los Angeles Clippers was one of the most exciting stories from this year's NBA free agency. That saga has yet another development: a six-figure fine for the Clippers.
To recap, Jordan had been wooed by the Dallas Mavericks, seemed intent on heading to Texas, changed his mind and was then held hostage by the Clippers.
And the battle for Jordan featured what might've been the first high-profile emoji fight between NBA players. It's 2015, y'all.