Los Angeles Teams

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Doc Rivers on CP3's thumb: 'Original X-ray was negative' (0:29)
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Royce Young ESPN Staff Writer 

Russell Westbrook was not in a very talkative mood following the Thunder's 22-point loss to the Clippers on Monday.

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From bad to worse beats (6:04)
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Paul exits early as Clippers cruise past Thunder (1:56)
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Rivers gets two lucky bounces on 3-pointer (0:20)

ESPN Stats and Information  

After Chris Paul left Monday's game, Clippers guards Austin Rivers and Raymond Felton combined for 18 points, 11 assists and 4 rebounds. Russell Westbrook had 13 points, 4 assists and 1 rebound.

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Andrew Han ESPN Writer 

Doc Rivers on Chris Paul's sprained left thumb.

Royce Young ESPN Staff Writer 

Well, it was not a good night for the Thunder in Staples against the Clippers. Westbrook goes for *just* 24-5-4 as the Clippers roll 120-98. The Thunder get a day off on Tuesday and then it's back to Oracle to face Durant and the Warriors on Wednesday.

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DeAndre completely airmails free throw (0:20)

Andrew Han ESPN Writer 

DeAndre Jordan is likely done for the night with about 5 minutes left as the Clippers lead the Thunder comfortably by double digits. Jordan finished with 19 points, 15 rebounds, 2 steals and 4 blocks.

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Westbrook throws one down after steal (0:21)
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Felton threads the needle to Jordan for dunk (0:23)
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CP3 leaves game with sprained thumb (0:39)

Andrew Han ESPN Writer 

Chris Paul sprained his left thumb late in the second quarter after getting his hand caught trying to go over a Thunder screen. He will not return to the game.

Royce Young ESPN Staff Writer 

Without Steven Adams it was a struggle on both ends of the floor for the Thunder against the Clippers. Russell Westbrook didn't pick up an assist until about 90 seconds left in the first half, and is just 3-13 shooting (12 points, 4 rebounds and 2 assists).

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DeAndre rocks the rim after CP3's nice pass (0:21)

Andrew Han ESPN Writer 

On the second night of back-to-back games this season, Russell Westbrook is averaging 15.9 points, 5.0 rebounds and 4.7 assists in the opening half. Doc Rivers talked about building a wall to stop Westbrook from getting to the basket. With just under 3 minutes left in the first half, Westbrook has 11 points, 4 rebounds and 0 assists.

Erik McKinney ESPN Staff Writer 

USC added another big man to its recruiting class as three-star offensive guard Jalen McKenzie announced his commitment to the Trojans on Monday night. McKenzie is the son of Oakland Raiders general manager Reggie McKenzie and the younger brother of Tennessee defensive tackle Kahlil McKenzie, the No. 26 overall prospect in the 2015 class. McKenzie is commitment No. 18 for USC in the 2017 class.