L.A. Clippers 117, Milwaukee 101

Date - Wednesday, March 6, 2013 10:30 PM
Location - Staples Center, Los Angeles, California
Officials - #70 Brent Barnaky, #41 Ken Mauer, #38 Michael Smith
Attendance - 19060

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 T
Milwaukee 32 26 24 19 101
L.A. Clippers 34 32 23 28 117

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Milwaukee 30-29 16-14 14-15 L1
L.A. Clippers 44-19 24-7 20-12 W1

Recap

Clippers 117, Bucks 101: Blake Griffin had 23 points, 11 rebounds and a career-high 11 assists as host Los Angeles pulled away in the fourth quarter to snap Milwaukee’s four-game winning streak.

Jamal Crawford scored a game-high 25 points and Matt Barnes made six 3-pointers en route to 20 points for the Clippers, who shot 54 percent from the field and outscored the Bucks 28-19 in the final quarter. Chris Paul chipped in 14 points and nine assists.

Monta Ellis scored 18 of his 22 points in the first half for Milwaukee, which trailed 66-58 at intermission. Ersan Ilyasova added 20 points and Brandon Jennings had 18 points while shooting 5-of-10 from 3-point range.

Los Angeles bounced back from a four-point loss to Oklahoma City on Sunday by outrebounding the Bucks by eight and outscoring them 52-36 in the paint. The Clippers led by seven after three quarters before moving ahead 103-88 on Eric Bledsoe’s 3-pointer with 8:10 remaining.

Griffin’s windmill dunk with 6:15 left capped a 15-3 run and gave Los Angeles a 17-point lead, and the Clippers cruised to their fifth straight win over the Bucks at the Staples Center.

GAME NOTEBOOK: Griffin's triple-double was the third of his career and first since April 2011. … Milwaukee has won just one of the last 13 games played against the Clippers in Los Angeles… Jennings had 12 assists, giving him 10-plus assists in three straight games for the first time in his career.

Top Game Performances

Milwaukee   L.A. Clippers
Monta Ellis 22 Scoring Jamal Crawford 25
Brandon Jennings 12 Assists Blake Griffin 11
John Henson 7 Rebounds Blake Griffin 11
Ersan Ilyasova 3 Free Throws Made Blake Griffin 5
Luc Mbah a Moute 2 Steals Jamal Crawford 3
Samuel Dalembert 1 Blocks Eric Bledsoe 2

Team Stats Summary

Team Points FG% 3PM-3PA FTM-FTA Assists Rebounds Blocks Steals Turnovers
Milwaukee 101 48.1 13-29 12-15 29 34 1 6 14
L.A. Clippers 117 54.0 12-29 11-14 33 42 9 10 11

Upcoming Games

  • L.A. Clippers will play their next game on the road against Denver. The Clippers have a W/L % of .795 after a win and .474 after a loss.
  • Milwaukee will play their next game on the road against Golden State . The Bucks have a W/L % of .467 after a win and .552 after a loss.