The Los Angeles Clippers came into Verizon Center and dismantled the Washington Wizards, 107-81, on Saturday night. Those are the bear facts. The reality is that the Clippers delivered a beatdown of epic proportions on the Wizards, dunking and lobbing all over them in the win.
Los Angeles jumped out to an early lead in the first quarter, made a late push in the second quarter to take a 24-point halftime lead and poured it on even more in the third quarter. When the third quarter was over, the Clippers led, 87-53.
Blake Griffin led the way for the Clippers with 21 points, 11 rebounds and eight assists, while DeAndre Jordan outplayed JaVale McGee with 18 points, 11 rebounds and three blocked shots.
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