Originally posted on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 12/12/12
CHICAGO -- Blake Griffin keeps working on his outside shot, but he scored most of his team-high 22 points Tuesday on high-flying dunks. The Los Angeles Clippers owned the air space around the rim while beating the Chicago Bulls 94-89 at the United Center. Point guard Chris Paul added 18 points for the Clippers, who won their seventh straight game. "We never really got our rhythm out there tonight," Clippers coach Vinny Del Negro said. "We didn't convert on the break, but we found a way to grind out a win." Forward Carlos Boozer led the Bulls with 24 points and 13 rebounds. Guard Marco Belinelli added 18 points for Chicago, and Joakim Noah contributed 10 points and 11 rebounds. The stat sheet told a couple of different stories. The Clippers finished with 17 fast-break points, not a big number by their standards. However, they owned a 22-10 edge in points off turnovers, which annoyed Chicago coach Tom Thibodeau. "We started dancing with the ball," he said. "When you do that,...
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