Originally written on Fox Sports West  |  Last updated 10/18/14
LOS ANGELES -- Except for a couple of minor bumps along the way, the first three weeks of the Clippers' season played out almost perfectly. Now comes the tough part. The road. In the NBA it's never easy, but on the heels of a 101-80 victory Saturday night over the Chicago Bulls at Staples Center, the Clippers started thinking about what lies ahead: four road games in six nights beginning Monday in San Antonio. "Whoever made the schedule definitely wasn't one of our friends," guard Chris Paul said. By the time they return home, the Clippers will have made stops in Oklahoma City, Brooklyn and Atlanta. Tough places, tough opponents. "Pretty tough is an understatement," Paul said. "But it's a good test for us." They seem ready for it. Their 21-point win over the Bulls was their fifth consecutive victory and improved their record to 7-2, matching the best start in franchise history. The formula remains the same: The starters pull out ear...
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