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Paul George, Kawhi Leonard sit out for Clippers in Minnesota

Jan. 06, 2023 20:26 PM EST

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Paul George and Kawhi Leonard sat out the Los Angeles Clippers' game Friday night in Minnesota to manage their health following a loss Thursday in Denver. The two were declared out before the game with the Timberwolves after playing in the 122-91 loss to the...

George, Clippers rally late, beat Pistons 142-131 in OT

Dec. 26, 2022 22:54 PM EST

DETROIT (AP) — Paul George scored 32 points and the Los Angeles Clippers overcame a 14-point deficit in the final 3:34 of regulation to beat the Detroit Pistons 142-131 in overtime on Monday night. Clippers coach Tyronn Lue pulled his starters when his team fell behind 126-112, but...

Clippers use full roster to rout Hornets 126-105

Dec. 22, 2022 02:03 AM EST

LOS ANGLEES (AP) — Paul George scored 22 points, Nicolas Batum added 21 and the injury-ravaged Los Angeles Clippers had their whole roster available in a 126-105 victory over the Charlotte Hornets on Wednesday night. George, Ivica Zubac, Reggie Jackson and Norman Powell returned to...

George has triple-double, Clippers beat Timberwolves 99-88

Dec. 15, 2022 01:45 AM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Kawhi Leonard scored 19 points, Paul George had a triple-double and the Los Angeles Clippers rallied to beat the undermanned Minnesota Timberwolves 99-88 on Wednesday night for their third straight victory. George had 17 points, 11 rebounds and 11 assists for his...

Clippers edge Wizards 114-107 in Wall's return to Washington

Dec. 10, 2022 23:03 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — John Wall stole the ball and then sank a jumper, and although he was a member of the visiting team now, the fans in Washington still sounded impressed. So he egged them on a bit by yelling something that he later revealed after the game. “Still my...

Magic beat Clippers 116-111 in OT, snap 9-game losing streak

Dec. 07, 2022 23:08 PM EST

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Rookie Pablo Banchero scored 10 of his 23 points in overtime and the Orlando Magic snapped a nine-game losing streak with a 116-111 win over the Los Angeles Clippers on Wednesday night. Banchero, the top overall pick in the NBA draft, made all six of his free...

Powell scores 32 as Clippers rally past Blazers 118-112

Nov. 30, 2022 01:50 AM EST

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Norman Powell scored 22 of his 32 points in the fourth quarter, and the Los Angeles Clippers beat Anfernee Simons and the Portland Trail Blazers 118-112 on Tuesday night. Reggie Jackson had 24 points and 12 assists, helping the Clippers to their second...

Doncic, Mavs blow big lead, hang on to beat Clippers 103-101

Nov. 16, 2022 00:29 AM EST

DALLAS (AP) — Luka Doncic was a little confused reacting to a key 3-pointer that helped Dallas avoid a loss after blowing a 25-point lead against Paul George and the Los Angeles Clippers. The Mavericks superstar gave the home crowd the universal “hush” symbol with an index...

George scores 22 to lead Clippers to 122-106 rout of Rockets

Nov. 14, 2022 23:21 PM EST

HOUSTON (AP) — Paul George scored 22 points in three quarters to lead the Los Angeles Clippers to 122-106 rout of the Houston Rockets on Monday night. George, who also had eight rebounds and five assists, spent the fourth quarter on the bench with the game in hand as coach Tyronn...

Clarkson, Sexton lead surging Jazz past Clippers, 110-102

Nov. 07, 2022 01:25 AM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jordan Clarkson scored 23 points, reserve Collin Sexton added 22 and the Utah Jazz beat the Los Angeles Clippers 110-102 on Sunday night. The Jazz rallied after blowing a 10-point lead in the first half and trailing in the third and fourth quarters. ...