Originally posted on Bush League Chronicle  |  Last updated 1/5/13
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On Friday, the Los Angeles Clippers rolled over the rival Lakers by a score of 107-102 at the Staples Center. They were able to overcome a comeback attempt by the Lakers in the fourth quarter, a 38-point performance by Kobe Bryant, and a mad tumble by their superstar forward Blake Griffin when he scrambled to save the ball midway through the third quarter.Griffin took out a pair of young fans in the process, but did manage to save the basketball from going out of bounds. Plus, everyone turned out to be just fine following the brief moment of panic.Griffin finished with 24 points and five rebounds in 29 minutes of action.All is well that ends well.
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