Mills got some extra minutes Tuesday while Tony Parker rested his aching back and responded by going 9-for-15 from the field and scoring 16 points in the fourth quarter.
Blake Griffin turned in a double-double of 35 points and 12 rebounds to lead the Clippers. Los Angeles had won their previous three games.
Crawford's 3-pointer with 5:17 to play in the fourth quarter cut the Spurs' lead to 97-91, but San Antonio quickly extended it back to double digits on a 7-0 spurt and remained in control the rest of the way.
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