Originally posted on LA Times  |  Last updated 12/25/11
Chris Paul, Chauncey Billups and Caron Butler make the big plays late while Blake Griffin does his part in the 105-86 opening victory.Reporting from Oakland -- It was just one step for the Clippers, and that step was wobbly at times.
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