Clippers Down Denver 103-95 - Match Report
|Clippers Down Denver 103-95 - Match Report|
The Clippers got a 36-point performance from Chris Paul as Los Angeles handed Denver a 103-95 defeat on Wednesday at STAPLES Center.
The Clippers won the battle on the scoreboard, but not at the payout window as they failed to cover the 9-point spread. UNDER bettors were rewarded when the final score pointed to an UNDER play.
Blake Griffin had 27 points for Los Angeles and Randy Foye chipped in with 11 points. Chris Paul had 9 assists for the Clippers, while DeAndre Jordan was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 16 boards.
The Nuggets got a 20-point performance from Arron Afflalo, who was supported by 18 points from Jordan Hamilton. Andre Miller had 8 assists in a losing cause for Denver, while Kenneth Faried grabbed 9 rebounds.
The Clippers hit the break trailing 54-52 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored Los Angeles as they grabbed 48 boards, while Denver only had 44.
Los Angeles heads into a battle against the Timberwolves. Denver, meanwhile, will have their next action against San Antonio.