Charlotte 87, L.A. Clippers 92

Boxscore | Recap
Monday, March 7, 2011 7:00 PM
Location - Time Warner Cable Arena, Charlotte, North Carolina
Officials - #54 Derrick Collins, #42 Eric Lewis, #73 Ed Malloy
Attendance - 16438

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 T
L.A. Clippers 27 22 22 21 92
Charlotte 26 21 20 20 87

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
L.A. Clippers 24-40 18-15 6-25 W3
Charlotte 26-37 16-15 10-22 L5

Recap


Blake Griffin had 17 points and 15 rebounds, and Chris Kaman added 16 points and 10 rebounds off the bench as the Los Angeles Clippers won their third straight, 92-87 over the host Charlotte Bobcats on Monday.

The Clippers never led by more than eight or trailed by more than five in a game that featured seven ties and 11 lead changes.

Mo Williams scored 17 points for the third consecutive game and added seven assists for the Clippers (24-40).

Gerald Henderson had 20 points and Boris Diaw had 19 points, eight rebounds and eight assists for the Bobcats (26-37), who lost their fifth straight.

Charlotte, which has failed to reach 90 points in each loss, fell 1 1/2 games behind Indiana for the final playofff spot in the Eastern Conference.

The Bobcats pulled within 89-85 on a layup by Shaun Livingston with 18 seconds left, but the Clippers made 3 of their final 4 free throws to clinch the win.

Top Game Performances

L.A. Clippers   Charlotte
Blake Griffin 17 Scoring Gerald Henderson 20
Mo Williams 7 Assists Boris Diaw 8
Blake Griffin 15 Rebounds Boris Diaw 8
Blake Griffin 7 Free Throws Made Shaun Livingston 5
Al-Farouq Aminu 3 Steals Gerald Henderson 2
Ryan Gomes 1 Blocks Gerald Henderson 1

Team Stats Summary

Team Points FG% 3PM-3PA FTM-FTA Assists Rebounds Blocks Steals Turnovers
L.A. Clippers 92 41.9 7-18 23-29 18 39 3 11 13
Charlotte 87 44.9 4-9 13-22 22 37 4 6 13

Upcoming Games

  • Charlotte will play their next game at home against Chicago. The Bobcats have a W/L % of .385 after a win and .432 after a loss.
  • L.A. Clippers will play their next game on the road against Boston . The Clippers have a W/L % of .478 after a win and .317 after a loss.
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