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Clippers struggle to settle on a style

Updated: February 2, 2010, 4:33 PM ET
By Kevin Arnovitz | ESPNLosAngeles.com

Academic debates can be invigorating when it comes to setting public policy or exploring the meaning of the universe. But for professional basketball teams, fundamental differences in philosophy between coaches and star players can be fatal.

With the Clippers sputtering through a 1-5 road trip -- including losses to the NBA's two worst teams -- it's no coincidence that old rifts between Mike Dunleavy and Baron Davis have resurfaced in print.

As basketball minds go, Dunleavy is a classic ...

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