The Los Angeles Clippers are a professional basketball team in the National Basketball Association, located in Los Angeles California, United States of America. They play in the Pacific Division of the NBA. The club's home games are played at the Staples Center 

On January 9, 2013, with a 99-93 victory over the Dallas Mavericks, the Clippers recorded another franchise record with their 13th straight home victory  On January 12, 2013, the Clippers 13 game home win streak came to an end with a 104-101 loss to the Orlando Magic

A 126-101 victory over the Pheonix Suns saw the Clippers reach the 50-win mark for the first time in franchise history, breaking their 49-win season in 1975-76 as the Buffalo BravesOn April 7th 2013, with a 109-95 victory over the Lakers, they swept the LA season series and clinched the first division title in franchise history.

2013 Playoffs: They would finish the season with a 56-26 record. The Clippers entered the 2013 NBA Playoffs as the 4th seed to once again face the 5th seeded Memphis Grizzlies The Clippers would go up 2-0 early in the series after a buzzer beater by Chris Paul in game 2. Blake Griffin was hindered in Games 5 and 6 with a high ankle sprain. Griffin was ironically injured in the previous season's playoff series against the same Grizzlies team. After being up 2-0 in the series, the Clippers would lose 4 games in a row to be eliminated in 6 games in the first round. On May 21, the team declind to renew del Negro's contract that expires at the end of June.

GIF: Chris Paul Game 2 Buzzer Beater vs. Memphis Grizzlies