Lance Stephenson's groin injury didn't prevent him from playing in Friday's preseason opener, as he came off the bench for six points, two rebounds and two assists in 22 minutes.
Doc Rivers said that Lance Stephenson (groin) came out of practice fine, but he will not know of his status for Friday's preseason-opener until after shootaround.
Lance Stephenson is dealing with pubic symphysis (a groin injury), although it's not keeping him out of practice.
Coach Doc Rivers said the Clippers will be careful with Lance Stephenson because he tweaked his groin a month ago.
Lance Stephenson has been doing three-a-day workouts to prepare for his first season with the Clippers, and said he's "on a mission to prove everybody wrong."
Lance Stephenson thinks he and Jamal Crawford can coexist on the Clippers second unit.
Lance Stephenson said he believes that the Clippers have all the right pieces to win a title.
Lance Stephenson said his 2014-15 season with the Hornets was worse than his rookie season.
Lance Stephenson said he's a "good locker room guy."
Doc Rivers said that he envisions Lance Stephenson coming off the bench, and that Born Ready in the starting lineup would be a worst-case scenario.
Doc Rivers views Lance Stephenson as a "utility player" rather than a starter, and he said the Clippers must add "three to four" players to solidify their 2015-16 roster.
Hornets GM Rich Cho acknowledged that Lance Stephenson "never fit in" during his lone season with Charlotte.
The Clippers have acquired Lance Stephenson from the Hornets in exchange for Spencer Hawes and Matt Barnes.
The Clippers and Hornets have agreed in principle on a Lance Stephenson trade and an official trade call is expected to take place on Monday night.