L.A. Clippers 112, Oklahoma City 100

Boxscore | Recap
Monday, January 30, 2012 10:30 PM
Location - Staples Center, Los Angeles, California
Officials - #35 Kane Fitzgerald, #45 Brian Forte, #49 Tom Washington
Attendance - 19404

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 T
Oklahoma City 25 21 24 30 100
L.A. Clippers 36 28 26 22 112

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Oklahoma City 16-4 8-1 8-3 L1
L.A. Clippers 12-6 10-2 2-4 W3

Recap


Chris Paul had 26 points and 14 assists, and Blake Griffin and Caron Butler each scored 22 as the host Los Angeles Clippers buried the league-leading Oklahoma City Thunder 112-100 on Monday.

The Clippers (12-6) were 13 of 25 on 3-pointers and shot 56.3 percent from the field, including 12 for 16 by Paul.

DeAndre Jordan had 11 points and 11 rebounds for the Clippers, who improved to 10-2 at home. Chauncey Billups scored 13 and Mo Williams 12.

Kevin Durant had 36 points and 13 rebounds and Russell Westbrook scored 31, but the Thunder (16-4) got little help elsewhere.

James Harden, who leads all NBA reserves with a 16.9 scoring average and started only his second game of the season, was 2 of 10 for seven points.

The Clippers made four consecutive 3-pointers to close the first half with a 64-46 lead, stretched it to 22 and were basically uncontested the rest of the game.

Top Game Performances

Oklahoma City   L.A. Clippers
Kevin Durant 36 Scoring Chris Paul 26
James Harden 5 Assists Chris Paul 14
Kevin Durant 13 Rebounds DeAndre Jordan 11
Russell Westbrook 5 Free Throws Made Blake Griffin 4
Russell Westbrook 5 Steals Randy Foye 2
Kevin Durant 3 Blocks DeAndre Jordan 3

Team Stats Summary

Team Points FG% 3PM-3PA FTM-FTA Assists Rebounds Blocks Steals Turnovers
Oklahoma City 100 48.7 9-22 15-23 15 36 8 8 17
L.A. Clippers 112 56.2 13-25 9-15 28 33 6 10 14

Upcoming Games

  • L.A. Clippers will play their next game on the road against Utah. The Clippers have a W/L % of .583 after a win and .833 after a loss.
  • Oklahoma City will play their next game on the road against Dallas . The Thunder have a W/L % of .824 after a win and .667 after a loss.
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