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Eric Gordon scored 26 points Wednesday and the Los Angeles Clippers came alive in the second half to pull away from Washington 123-108. The Clippers scored 67 points in the second half and dominated the fourth period after rallying to tie the game after three quarters. Los Angeles won for just the second time in 10 games while the Wizards remain stuck on five road victories for the season. Al Thornton made 9-of-12 shots from the field and scored 21 points for the Clippers, who shot 58 percent...
Monta Ellis scored 29 points Tuesday as Golden State raced past the Los Angeles Clippers 127-120. Ellis also contributed six assists and five rebounds.
Steve Novak's 3-pointer at the buzzer Sunday night gave the Los Angeles Clippers a 107-105 win over New Jersey to halt a seven-game losing streak. Novak led LA with 21 points.
Renaldo Balkman had 22 points and 11 rebounds Saturday night and the Denver Nuggets logged a 107-94 win over the Los Angeles Clippers. Carmelo Anthony had 18 points and Nene finished with 17 points and 10 rebounds for the Nuggets, who won their second straight game. J.R.
Jarrett Jack had 25 points and Indianapolis held the Clippers without a field goal for most of the fourth quarter Saturday night in a 106-105 win over LA. Jack put the Pacers ahead on a three-point play with 44.5 seconds left to play and the Clippers failed to get off a shot after inbounding the ball with 5.2 seconds remaining.
Rudy Gay produced a season-high 35 points Wednesday and Memphis ran away in the fourth quarter to down the Los Angeles Clippers 118-95. Gay made 12-of-21 shots from the field and all of his nine free throw attempts to help the Grizzlies halt an eight-game losing streak.
Tony Parker had 26 points and 10 assists Monday night and the San Antonio Spurs rang up their 11th straight win over the Los Angeles Clippers, 106-78. Tim Duncan finished with 18 points, 12 rebounds and six assists in his second game back following a three-game absence due to a right quad injury, and the Spurs won for the first time in three games.
Emeka Okafor had 28 points and nine rebounds Saturday night and the Charlotte Bobcats beat the Los Angeles Clippers 100-95. Raja Bell had 21 points and Boris Diaw scored 15 for the Bobcats, who won their third straight game. Zach Randolph led all scorers with 33 points and pulled down nine rebounds
Eric Gordon had 27 points on 6-of-7 shooting from beyond the arc Monday night to lead the Los Angeles Clippers to a 118-105 win over Golden State. Baron Davis finished with 25 points, 10 assists and nine rebounds and Zach Randolph had 27 points and 11 rebounds for the Clippers, who connected on 13-of-24 3-point shots and won for the first time in four games. Stephen Jackson led all scorers with 28 points for the Warriors.
Stephen Jackson had 26 points and nine assists Saturday night and the Golden State Warriors beat Oklahoma City 133-120. Corey Maggette had 25 points and eight rebounds, and Jamal Crawford had 24 points for Golden State, which won for the fourth time in five games and handed Coach Don Nelson his 1,300th
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