Clippers Use 2nd Half Rally To Beat Rockets 107-94; Howard Now 0-3 Against LA Teams
HOUSTON (AP) — Blake Griffin and J.J. Redick scored 22 points each to rally the Los Angeles Clippers to a 107-94 win over the Houston Rockets on Saturday night.
Jamal Crawford had 16 points, Chris Paul added 14 points and 13 assists and DeAndre Jordan had 12 points and 18 rebounds for the Clippers. Griffin also had seven rebounds and Redick shot 8 for 15 from the field.
Dwight Howard had 21 points and eight rebounds for the Rockets, but was just 5 for 11 on free throws. Chandler Parsons added 23 points and eight rebounds, while Patrick Beverley scored 19 points.
James Harden, who was a game-time decision with a bruised left foot, had 12 points on 4-for-15 shooting.
Howard, who departed from Los Angeles, is now 0-3 against L.A. teams.