Clippers Down Minnesota 101-95 - Match Report
|Clippers Down Minnesota 101-95 - Match Report|
Chris Paul scored 23 points and chipped in with 11 assists for Los Angeles on Wednesday, leading the Clippers to a 101-95 victory over Minnesota 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. OVER bettors were rewarded when the final score pointed to an OVER play.
Blake Griffin had 18 points for Los Angeles and DeAndre Jordan chipped in with 15 points. Chris Paul had 11 assists for the Clippers, while Blake Griffin was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 6 boards.
Minnesota got 19 points from Kevin Love in a losing cause and another 17 points from Alexey Shved. Luke Ridnour contributed 7 assists for the Timberwolves, while Kevin Love had 12 rebounds.
Los Angeles led at halftime, 57-55.
Minnesota won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 52-35.
Los Angeles looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Kings. The Timberwolves will aim to get back on the winning track vs Milwaukee.