L.A. Clippers 107, Utah 105

Boxscore | Recap
Wednesday, February 1, 2012 10:30 PM
Location - EnergySolutions Arena, Salt Lake City, Utah
Officials - #26 Pat Fraher, #14 Ed Malloy, #72 J.T. Orr
Attendance - 19637

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 T
L.A. Clippers 32 24 16 35 107
Utah 29 29 16 31 105

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
L.A. Clippers 13-6 10-2 3-4 W4
Utah 12-8 10-4 2-4 L1

Recap


Chris Paul scored a season-high 34 points and Blake Griffin had 31 points and 14 rebounds as the Los Angeles Clippers ending a 15-game losing streak in Salt Lake City with a 107-105 victory over the Utah Jazz on Wednesday.

Mo Williams scored 19 points and sank two free throws with 3.1 seconds left for the narrow win.

Utah had not lost at home to the Clippers, who won their fourth in a row, since Jan. 22, 2003.

Al Jefferson, playing despite a sore right ankle, led Utah with 27 points and 12 rebounds. C.J. Miles scored 16, Derrick Favors had 14 and Gordon Hayward 12.

Jefferson brought the Jazz to 98-96 with two free throws with 25 seconds remaining, but Griffin completed a three-point play for a 101-96 lead. Millsap made a 3-pointer but Chauncey Billups was fouled and made two free throws for a 103-99 lead with 13 seconds left.

Miles quickly buried a 3-pointer from the left wing, closing the gap to 103-102, but fouled Billups, who made two more free throws. Paul fouled Devin Harris, who made two more free throws, giving the Jazz a chance with 3.8 seconds left before Williams was fouled and sealed it

The Clippers outrebounded the Jazz 50-35.

Top Game Performances

L.A. Clippers   Utah
Chris Paul 34 Scoring Al Jefferson 27
Chris Paul 11 Assists Earl Watson 8
Blake Griffin 14 Rebounds Al Jefferson 12
Chauncey Billups 6 Free Throws Made Derrick Favors 6
Chris Paul 3 Steals Devin Harris 2
Blake Griffin 3 Blocks Derrick Favors 2

Team Stats Summary

Team Points FG% 3PM-3PA FTM-FTA Assists Rebounds Blocks Steals Turnovers
L.A. Clippers 107 48.3 5-22 18-23 18 50 4 8 13
Utah 105 46.9 3-11 26-36 21 35 3 6 10

Upcoming Games

  • Utah will play their next game on the road against Golden State. The Jazz have a W/L % of .538 after a win and .714 after a loss.
  • L.A. Clippers will play their next game at home against Denver. The Clippers have a W/L % of .615 after a win and .833 after a loss.
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