Team Stats

  • Field Goal %

    • HOU 44.2
    • 44.1 LAC
  • Three Point %

    • HOU 32.0
    • 33.3 LAC
  • Turnovers

    • HOU 20
    • 13 LAC
  • Rebounds

    • HOU 54
    • 50 LAC

Game Information

STAPLES Center
Coverage: ESPN
  • Los Angeles, CA
  • Line: LAC -4.5
Attendance: 19,258
100%
Capacity: 19,060
Referees: Mark Ayotte, Dan Crawford, Sean Corbin
2/27/2014 Associated Press

Clippers pop Rockets with Griffin in control

Blake Griffin had 23 points and 16 rebounds, reserve Darren Collison scored seven of his 19 points in the final 2:09 and the Los Angeles Clippers beat the Houston Rockets 101-93 Wednesday night.

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Game Flow

HOU
LAC
0:00 - 4th Quarter

HOU

93

LAC

101

End of Game

Shot Chart

  • James Harden misses 25-foot three point jumper
  • Dwight Howard misses 7-foot hook shot
  • James Harden misses layup
  • James Harden misses hook shot
  • Omer Asik makes jumper (Donatas Motiejunas assists)
  • Jordan Hamilton makes 27-foot three point jumper (Jeremy Lin assists)
  • Chandler Parsons misses layup
  • Omer Asik misses layup
  • Jeremy Lin misses 27-foot three point jumper
  • DeAndre Jordan blocks Terrence Jones 's 3-foot shot
  • Dwight Howard makes layup
  • Donatas Motiejunas misses 26-foot three point jumper
  • James Harden misses three point jumper
  • Chandler Parsons makes driving layup
  • Dwight Howard makes jumper
  • DeAndre Jordan blocks Chandler Parsons's three point jumper
  • Dwight Howard makes dunk
  • Dwight Howard misses layup
  • Dwight Howard makes driving layup (Patrick Beverley assists)
  • James Harden makes 18-foot jumper
  • James Harden misses jumper
  • Donatas Motiejunas misses alley oop layup
  • Glen Davis blocks Jeremy Lin 's 11-foot jumper
  • Glen Davis blocks Jeremy Lin 's 2-foot layup
  • Chandler Parsons misses 23-foot three point jumper
  • Jordan Hamilton makes 25-foot three point jumper (Patrick Beverley assists)
  • James Harden misses 26-foot three point jumper
  • Matt Barnes misses 27-foot three point jumper
  • Blake Griffin makes driving layup
  • Chris Paul makes 20-foot jumper
  • Jamal Crawford makes 19-foot jumper (Chris Paul assists)
  • Jamal Crawford misses 13-foot jumper
  • DeAndre Jordan makes 2-foot two point shot (Chris Paul assists)
  • Blake Griffin makes 3-foot two point shot
  • DeAndre Jordan misses 3-foot hook shot
  • Jamal Crawford misses 27-foot three point jumper
  • Matt Barnes makes 25-foot three point jumper (Jamal Crawford assists)
  • Chris Paul misses 18-foot two point shot
  • Blake Griffin misses layup
  • Darren Collison misses 20-foot two point jumper
  • Darren Collison misses 26-foot three point jumper
  • Blake Griffin makes layup (Chris Paul assists)
  • Darren Collison misses 27-foot three point jumper
  • Jared Dudley makes 25-foot three point jumper (Chris Paul assists)
  • Blake Griffin misses layup
  • Darren Collison makes layup (Blake Griffin assists)
  • Chris Paul misses 8-foot two point shot
  • Jared Dudley misses 20-foot jumper
  • Omer Asik blocks Ryan Hollins's layup
  • Reggie Bullock misses three point jumper
  • Ryan Hollins makes 2-foot dunk
  • Jared Dudley makes 25-foot three point jumper (Darren Collison assists)
  • Jamal Crawford misses 17-foot jumper
  • Reggie Bullock misses 9-foot jumper
  • Jamal Crawford misses 27-foot three point jumper
  • Blake Griffin misses 4-foot hook shot
  • Blake Griffin makes 3-foot two point shot
  • DeAndre Jordan makes 4-foot two point shot (Blake Griffin assists)
  • Matt Barnes makes driving layup (Chris Paul assists)
  • DeAndre Jordan makes 3-foot jumper (Matt Barnes assists)
  • Chris Paul makes 13-foot two point shot
  • Blake Griffin makes layup (Chris Paul assists)
  • Dwight Howard blocks Matt Barnes 's 10-foot jumper
  • Chris Paul misses 15-foot jumper
  • Matt Barnes misses 27-foot three point jumper
  • Jamal Crawford misses 18-foot jumper
  • Blake Griffin misses three point jumper
  • Blake Griffin makes 3-foot two point shot
  • Blake Griffin makes 9-foot two point shot
  • Chris Paul makes driving layup (Darren Collison assists)
  • Chris Paul makes 15-foot jumper
  • Darren Collison makes 3-foot two point shot
  • Matt Barnes misses three point jumper
  • DeAndre Jordan makes 3-foot two point shot (Darren Collison assists)
  • Blake Griffin misses layup
  • Matt Barnes makes driving layup (Chris Paul assists)
  • Willie Green misses jumper
  • DeAndre Jordan makes 3-foot two point shot (Chris Paul assists)
  • Chris Paul makes 8-foot two point shot
  • Glen Davis misses jumper
  • Willie Green misses 22-foot jumper
  • Jared Dudley makes 27-foot three point jumper (Darren Collison assists)
  • Jared Dudley misses 27-foot three point jumper
  • Chris Paul misses 18-foot jumper
  • Jared Dudley misses three point jumper
  • Chris Paul misses 6-foot Running Jumper
  • DeAndre Jordan makes layup (Darren Collison assists)
  • Darren Collison makes 12-foot two point shot (Chris Paul assists)
  • Chris Paul misses jumper
  • Matt Barnes makes 2-foot driving dunk (DeAndre Jordan assists)
  • Blake Griffin misses 5-foot jumper
  • Matt Barnes makes 3-foot two point shot
  • Darren Collison makes 25-foot three point jumper (Jared Dudley assists)
  • Darren Collison makes 20-foot jumper
  • Darren Collison makes driving layup

Research Notes

  • The Clippers outscored the Rockets 32-to-20 in transition on Wednesday. Entering the game, the Rockets and Clippers were ranked third and fourth, respectively, in transition points per game (21.9 and 21.4).

  • Although the Rockets held an edge in three of the four factors, the Clippers scored 30 points off 20 Rockets turnovers, compared with 10 Rockets points off 13 Clippers turnovers.

  • James Harden shot 6-of-16 on Wednesday, and the Clippers altered their defense against him in the two halves. Matt Barnes and Darren Collison were used as Harden's primary defender in first and second half, respectively. Against the two, Harden shot 3-for-12 for 11 points

  • Blake Griffin and Dwight Howard both excelled in the post Wednesday. Griffin scored 19 of his 23 points from the post. He averaged 6.4 points in the post coming into the game.

  • Blake Griffin: 5th 20-point, 15-rebound game this season... He had 5 such games in the previous 2 seasons combined.

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