Double Dribble

An NBA blog from Newsday's Bobby Bonett

Reports: Clippers lock up Crawford, Billups

Los Angeles Clippers guard Chauncey Billups, center, passes

(Credit: AP)

The battle for Ray Allen looks now to be a two-horse race. According to several reports, the Clippers, who were originally scheduled to meet with the NBA's three-point king, canceled their meeting with Allen after agreeing to sign both Jamal Crawford and Chauncey Billups. Broderick Turner of the Los Angeles Times reports that Crawford's deal is for three years and $15.7 million. Billups, according...

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