Clippers win against the Kings

The Clippers dominated the Kings throughout the game (52.6% shootout success against 44.2% for Sacrameno, 70% in the first period), despite a return of the premises at the end of the match. From the side of Sacramento, DeMarcus Cousins ​​achieves a big performance with 38 points, 13 rebounds and 7 assists. Blake Griffin (29 points, 7 rebounds, 6 assists), JJ Redick (26 points, 2 rebounds, 2 assists), DeAndre Jordan (16 points, 12 rebounds) and Luc Mbah a Moute, Always valuable in defense (7 points, 1 rebound, 1 pass).

 

The Clippers made the match easy from the start, winning in the first quarter-time 40-24. They confirm their lead in the second by pocketing 33-30 and have 19 points ahead at break 73-54.

 

In the second half, the Kings returned to 12 points in the middle of the third quarter 88-76. But the Clippers respond with a 10-0 that gives them air again. Both teams scored 31 points in this period and the Clippers retain 19 points at the start of the last 104-85. Twelve last minutes in which Sacramento believes and is gradually getting back (30-17), so much so that on two shots of Barnes, the premises are only 2 points of the Clippers 117-115 on a big series (30-13). Finally, in the final two minutes, the Kings will not score any more due to several misses and losses of ball, contrary to the Clippers who master the money time with a Jordan dunk, and 2 shots of Chris Paul.

The first Clippers in the West (11 wins, 2 defeats) will receive the Bulls tonight at the Staples Center.

 

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