Atlanta vs Los Angeles Recap - Clippers Win 109-108
The Clippers got a 27-point performance from Blake Griffin as Los Angeles ran past Atlanta 109-108 on Saturday at STAPLES Center.
Los Angeles won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 15-point spread. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 221.5.
Los Angeles got 19 points from Chris Paul and another 17 points from Matt Barnes. Chris Paul contributed 10 assists, while DeAndre Jordan cleaned the glass with 12 rebounds.
The Hawks got a 19-point performance from DeMarre Carroll, who was supported by 17 points from Kyle Korver. Jeff Teague had 9 assists in a losing cause for Atlanta, while Pero Antic grabbed 6 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Atlanta were victorious, as the score was 58-57 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Los Angeles as they grabbed 35 boards, while Atlanta only had 29.
Next game, Los Angeles takes its act home to face Phoenix looking for another win. For Atlanta, they head on the road to face Utah.