Last night, Chris Paul led the LA Clippers to an overtime victory for a 3-1 series lead versus the Memphis Grizzlies. We’ve gathered up some highlights from last night’s game in case you missed it and wanted to learn more about the game’s stars.
* Blake Griffin
had 30 points and seven assists before fouling out with 2:26 left in overtime.
With 3:46 remaining in overtime, Griffin missed a free throw but Reggie Evans
grabbed the rebound, setting up Paul for a jump shot that extended the Clippers’ lead to three points.
* Chris Paul
scored 8 out of 27 points last night during over time including consecutive jumpers putting the Clips ahead 99-93 with 44 seconds left.
Grizzlies’ Mike Conley’s 25, Rudy Gay’s
23 and Zach Randolph’s
12 points weren’t enough to match the Clippers’ overtime strength as they are now one game closer to winning their second playoff series since the Buffalo Braves (check out ’75 NBA MVP Bob McAdoo
from the Braves) moved to California.