L.A. Clippers 99, Dallas 93

Boxscore | Recap
Wednesday, January 9, 2013 10:30 PM
Location - Staples Center, Los Angeles, California
Officials - #34 Kevin Cutler, #48 Scott Foster, #59 Gary Zielinski
Attendance - 19362

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 T
Dallas 21 29 25 18 93
L.A. Clippers 25 27 20 27 99

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Dallas 13-23 8-7 5-16 L4
L.A. Clippers 28-8 18-3 10-5 W3

Recap


Clippers 99, Mavericks 93: Chris Paul had 19 points and 16 assists while Matt Barnes scored 19 points off the bench as Los Angeles extended its franchise-record home winning streak to 13 games.

Blake Griffin recorded 15 points and 13 rebounds while Caron Butler and Jamal Crawford added 11 points apiece for the Clippers, who have not lost at the Staples Center since falling to New Orleans on Nov. 26.

Darren Collison scored 22 points and O.J. Mayo added 17 for Dallas, which has lost four in a row and 10 of 11.

The game was tightly contested in the first half as Los Angeles held a four-point lead after one quarter and was ahead by two at the break. Dallas used a 14-2 run early in the third to turn a five-point deficit into its first lead of the night at 64-57 with 7:16 remaining and carried a three-point advantage into the fourth.

A 3-pointer by Barnes with 8:08 left put the Clippers ahead for good at 85-83. Crawford followed with five straight points to cap the 8-0 burst and Griffin scored five straight Los Angeles points late in the quarter to secure the victory.

GAME NOTEBOOK: Collison scored 15 of Dallas' 29 points in the second quarter on 6-of-8 shooting. ... The Clippers were 10-of-24 from 3-point range, with Barnes going 5-for-8. ... The Mavericks have lost nine of 10 away from home overall and 10 of their last 14 road meetings with Los Angeles.

Top Game Performances

Dallas   L.A. Clippers
Darren Collison 22 Scoring Matt Barnes 19
Darren Collison 6 Assists Chris Paul 16
Shawn Marion 7 Rebounds Blake Griffin 13
O.J. Mayo 4 Free Throws Made Jamal Crawford 3
Jae Crowder 3 Steals Blake Griffin 3
Elton Brand 1 Blocks Matt Barnes 3

Team Stats Summary

Team Points FG% 3PM-3PA FTM-FTA Assists Rebounds Blocks Steals Turnovers
Dallas 93 42.9 6-18 15-18 21 34 3 10 13
L.A. Clippers 99 48.1 10-24 13-21 25 47 6 9 21

Upcoming Games

  • L.A. Clippers will play their next game at home against Orlando. The Clippers have a W/L % of .893 after a win and .375 after a loss.
  • Dallas will play their next game on the road against Sacramento . The Mavericks have a W/L % of .357 after a win and .364 after a loss.