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Griffin leads Clips past Warriors for 9 in a row

  • Article by: GREG BEACHAM
  • Associated Press
  • March 13, 2014 - 12:10 AM

LOS ANGELES — Blake Griffin had 30 points and 15 rebounds, Danny Granger added 18 points off the bench, and the Los Angeles Clippers surged past the Golden State Warriors 111-98 Wednesday night for their ninth straight victory.

Chris Paul had 16 points, 12 assists and eight rebounds for the Clippers, who split their four-game season series against their Pacific Division rivals with an impressive finish to a tight game.

Los Angeles has the third-longest winning streak in club history and the team's best record after 66 games (46-20).

Klay Thompson scored 26 points and David Lee had 20 for the Warriors, whose five-game winning streak ended with their fourth straight loss to the Clippers at Staples Center. Stephen Curry had just 13 points and 11 assists before sitting out the final minutes.

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