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Clippers rally from 17 down late, top Mavs 129-127

  • Article by: BETH HARRIS
  • Associated Press
  • January 16, 2014 - 12:25 AM

LOS ANGELES — J.J. Redick scored a career-high 33 points and the Los Angeles Clippers rallied from 17 points down with 4 ½ minutes left to beat the Dallas Mavericks 129-127 on Wednesday night.

Matt Barnes added 25 points, Blake Griffin had 23 and Jamal Crawford scored 16, including a pair of free throws that gave the Clippers the lead with 11 seconds to go. They improved to 18-3 at home with their fourth straight win.

Dirk Nowitzki scored 27 points and Samuel Dalembert added a season-high 20 for the Mavs, whose three-game winning streak ended when they couldn't hold a 123-106 lead. Jose Calderon hit four 3-pointers on his way to 16 points.

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