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The Clippers lose at the Celtics after overtime

The Clippers lose at the Celtics after overtime

The game against the Celtics was a tough one as the Clippers with 57.7% against 59.8%, and ended with a victory of the premises after 139-134 overtime. Despite a slight lead from Celtics with 71-64 break, the Clippers came back in the 2nd half. Chris Paul and his 35 points, 5 rebounds and 13 assists, Isaiah Thomas and 36 points, 4 rebounds and 11 assists. J.J Redick finished with 27 points, DeAndre Jordan 21 points, 16 rebounds, 3 assists and Jamal Crawford 18 points, 5 rebounds, 4 assists.

The game starts on a very large pace, both teams going blow for blow. The Clippers are slightly off and take the lead in the 1st quarter 33-37. In the 2nd quarter, Boston quickly comes back with 44-44, then takes the lead to 69-60 with 9 points. The Celtics were leading 71-64 at the break thanks to a strong second quarter time 38-27.

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On resumption, the two teams are on a 27-27 at the end of the third quarter, and Boston retains 7-point lead at the start of the last 98-91. The quarter during which the Clippers return with a tie 100-100 on a 9-2. LA took the lead 107-111 with Redick and 111-116 on a dunk by Jordan. But in the last minute, Thomas managed two attempts while Jordan missed two free throws. Boston pulls the extension to 6 seconds of 122-122 buzzer.

The Clippers begin with a 6-0 in over time (122-128), but Boston’s 132-132 back behind a 10-4. Redick, Pierce and Crawford trying the 3 points in the final moments, but all fail, while Turner and Jerebko on free throw break do to win 139-134.

Unfortunately it is a loss for the Clippers, the 18th over 35 wins, however they remain in the 4th place in the West Conf, and the Celtics 3rd in the East.

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Difficult victory @76ers 92-98

Difficult victory @76ers 92-98

The Clippers going for a win in overtime, after being carried up 19 points! JJ Redick trio (23 points, 2 rebounds, 2 assists), Jamal Crawford (23 points, 3 rebounds, 3 assists) and DeAndre Jordan (12 points, 21 rebounds) provided most of the 76ers to a team that has dominated 3/4 of the match.

The game with the 76ers leading 21-9 midway through the first quarter. A 9-0 allows Clippers back to 21-18, but the 76ers stay ahead in the game with 25-22 late in the quarter. In the second (34-27), the 76ers leading 51-32 largely before the Clippers did not react and come back to 10 points at halftime 59-49. A first critical quarters for Clippers.

The 3rd quarter is low in points, pocketing the Clippers 14-16. Still trailing by 8 points before the start of the last, the Clippers will yet snatch overtime in the money time, thanks to a 3-point from Redick at 11 seconds before the buzzer goes off.

The 76ers seems to have taken a blow to the head and missed 10 attempts, while the Clippers for the bulk by scoring 10-4 in overtime. The Clippers come a long way in the last Conf East, but take another victory, the 35th, that keeps them at the 4th place in the Western Conference.

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LA wins @ Orlando

LA wins @ Orlando

The Clippers come back quickly after their defeat against the Wolves, with victory on the floor of Orlando Magic with a score of 93-107. Overall the game was well played by the Clippers with 60.8% against 50.4%. Chris Paul finished with 21 points, 4 rebounds and 6 assists, J.J Redick 20 points, 3 rebounds and Jamal Crawford 20 points, 1 rebound, 2 assists.

The Clippers quickly took the lead in the game (9-18), with the Magic in the first quarter time 20-28. Orlando starts very strong second quarter back to 1 point 31-32 after a 11-4. Both teams are (33-36) and LA resumes wide 39-53 after a 17-6. At the break, the Clippers 44-55 lead with 11 points.

No shots, Orlando comes back in the 3rd quarter (29-22). The gap is now only of 4 points on a shot from Harris (65-69), then 2 points (73-75) in the end. The Clippers begin the final 12 minutes with 4 points ahead 73-77, and will soon take a decisive lead. On a 17-8 in 5 minutes, 13 LA leads 81-94 points difference remains until late in the game. The Clippers win the last quarter 20-30 to conclude the 93-107 score.

The Clippers remain in the 4th place in the West (33W / 17L) before their next game in Miami.

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LA wins @ Miami 93-107

LA wins @ Miami 93-107

After a tight 1st half (45-46) the Clippers managed to get ahead in the third quarter with Chris Paul (22 points, 2 rebounds, 7 assists) and Jamal Crawford (20 points, 1 rebound, 2 assists).

The 1st quarter is poor, Miami taking 8 points 14-6 lead before the Clippers come back to 19-15. The Clippers will come back gradually and even the score to 31-31 with Stephenson on 3 points, and saw leading 45-46 at halftime after pocketing the second quarter time 26-31.

Luc Mbah a Moute (20 minutes, 2 points, 3 rebounds, 1 steal) and Clippers will take the lead after the break. Chris Paul makes a big period and scores 10 points ahead 52-62. The Clippers outweight the 3rd quarter time 20-27, and lead to 8 points at the start of the last quarter 85-93. The party is tightening in the money time, the Heat back with 3 points from Bosh (17 points, 5 rebounds, 2 assists). But Chris Paul always manages to bring his team back in the game at 1’45, Wade loses the ball that benefits Redick. It serves up a Crawford gives 3 points and 10 points ahead of the Clippers. After a last shot from Wade, the game ends in a 93-107 with a victory for Clippers!

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Great win in front of Bulls

Great win in front of Bulls

Another win for the Clippers tonight against the Bulls 120-93, the 2nd half of the game was great with 56.3% against 46.1%, 53% for 3 points against 33 %. Jamal Crawford finished with 26 points, 3 assists, 1 rebounds, J.J Redick with 21 points, 4 rebounds, 1 assist, Chris Paul 19 points, 1 rebound, 7 assists and DeAndre Jordan with 17 points, 20 rebounds and 4 assists. Luc Mbah a Moute played 25 minutes to 5 points, 2 rebounds, 2 assists, 2 steals.

The 1st quarter is balanced, both teams holding 10-10, 17-17, DeAndre Jordan with 12 rebounds, The Clippers take the lead 24-22. Small changes during the 2nd quarter (27-25) the gap does not exceed 6 points in favor of Clippers (41-35). The Clippers leads 51-47 at the halftime.

During the 3rd quarter the Clippers will widen the gap gradually and impose themselves. After a series of turnovers and missed shots, Redick made a three-point blind and took over the quarter. Jordan makes a big dunk and gives 11 points to the Clippers (79-68) holding the 84-73 gap at the start of the last quarter. Johnson managed a 3 points in a 11-4 series that puts the Bulls 95-77 to 18 points. The game ends with 27 points ahead and a final score of 120-93 for the Clippers.

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