#5 – Clippers vs Rockets 4/10/17
Clippers win 125-96
After struggling offensively in the first half, they beat the Rockets 36-12 in the 3rd quarter. There were a few important players out for Houston and the Clippers took full advantage. Seven Clippers players scored in double figures and Paul Pierce climbed to 15th on the NBA’s all time scoring list. This was the team’s second to last game and gave them good momentum with the playoffs nearing.
Chris Paul – 19 points, 9 assists
Jamal Crawford – 19 points
Jamal Crawford did some slithering:
Paul Pierce hit a circus shot that wasn’t even a shot.