Originally written on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 1/6/13
LOS ANGELES -- There was a time when a two-game losing streak was just a sign of things to come for the Los Angeles Clippers, a mini-slide that started a mudslide that started an avalanche. Now for the scorching Clippers, two meaningless losses are but a light drizzle. Chris Paul scored 27 points and Blake Griffin added 20 as the Los Angeles Clippers, who built a 23-point halftime lead, cruised to the 115-89 win over the Golden State Warriors on Saturday night at the Staples Center. The Clippers went into attack mode early against a Warriors squad that had already beaten them twice this season, including a 21-point loss at Golden State on Wednesday. Los Angeles used a 15-0 run midway through the first quarter to seize control, eventually building a 35-12 lead on a Matt Barnes tip-in with 1.8 seconds left in the quarter. "It was a business trip for us," Griffin said. "That's how we want to win games. We want to take care of games early. We remembered Wednesday. Wednesday's ga...
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