facebook
twitter
rss
account
search
search
 

NBA: Los Angeles Clippers 109, New York 95

Jan. 17, 2014 at 10:27 PM   |   Comments

NEW YORK, Jan. 17 (UPI) -- Blake Griffin and Jamal Crawford combined for 61 points Friday in sending the Los Angeles Clippers to their fifth straight win -- 109-95 over New York.

Los Angeles opened a seven-game road trip on a successful note, breaking open what had been a tie game at halftime by holding the Knicks to 34 percent shooting.

Griffin scored 32 points and had seven rebounds. Crawford went 10-of-11 from the foul line on the way to his 29 points.

New York lost its third straight after winning five in a row.

Carmelo Anthony led the Knicks with 26 points and a season-best 20 rebounds. J.R. Smith, who did not play in two of New York's previous four games in a dispute with Coach Mike Woodson, scored 24 points while playing 35 minutes.

The contest was the first of the Knicks' eight-game homestand.

© 2014 United Press International, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Any reproduction, republication, redistribution and/or modification of any UPI content is expressly prohibited without UPI's prior written consent.
Most Popular
1
Former Titans kicker dies in car crash Former Titans kicker dies in car crash
2
UPI Sports Schedule for Sunday, September 21
3
UPI Sports Results for September 20, 2014 UPI Sports Results for September 20, 2014
4
Cardinals top penalty-prone 49ers
5
Gilberto helps TFC topple Chivas
Trending News
Video
x
Feedback