LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Oklahoma City Thunder took the court hours after the death of part-owner Aubrey McClendon and squandered a 22-point lead in a 103-98 loss to the Los Angeles Clippers on Wednesday night.
Chris Paul had 21 points and 13 assists for Los Angeles and DeAndre Jordan had 20 points and 18 rebounds. The Clippers ended the game with a stunning 26-5 run after trailing by 16 points with 7:30 left. The Thunder had only one field goal during that stretch, a 17-foot jumper by Durant.READ MORE: Memorial Placed At Jurupa Valley Crash Site Where Amazon Driver Struck Patrol Vehicle, Killing 2
It was the largest comeback win of the season for the Clippers, who reached the 40-win mark for the fifth year in a row and ninth time since the club relocated from San Diego to Los Angeles in 1984.READ MORE: OC Officials Believe They Could Reach All Metrics This Week To Move Towards Less Restrictive Red Tier
Kevin Durant scored 30 points and Russell Westbrook had 24 points and 12 assists for Oklahoma City.MORE NEWS: For 2nd Straight Year, San Diego Comic-Con Will Be Virtual
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