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Chris Paul proved he could hold his team on his back.
Friday night at the Staples Center, Paul finished the game with 30 points, 13 assists and six rebounds.
“It’s a big win because it’s a division game,” Paul told reporters.
While Paul was great, he didn’t do it alone. But, he took leadership. Carrying his team to victory, hitting six straight in the clutch.
“Chris made some amazing shots,” said Mike D’Antoni, head coach of the Los Angeles Lakers. “We had a shot at the end and we just didn’t do it.”
The Clippers moved further ahead in the standings.
- Clippers’ Chris Paul Shines In Win Over Lakers (losangeles.cbslocal.com)
- Clippers beat Lakers 107-102 to stop 2-game skid (miamiherald.com)
- Clippers beat Lakers in battle for LA (nbcsports.msnbc.com)
- Paul pours in 30 points as Clips hold off Lakers (scores.espn.go.com)