NBA: New Orleans 101, LA Clippers 82

Nov. 9, 2010 at 11:29 PM
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NEW ORLEANS, Nov. 9 (UPI) -- New Orleans remained undefeated Tuesday by knocking off the Los Angeles Clippers 101-82.

Willie Green came off the bench to score 19 points and Chris Paul added 13 points and eight assists in the Hornets' seventh win in seven tries this season.

Jerryd Bayless had another 15 points for the Hornets, who had six players in double digits.

The Clippers, who have been hampered by injuries while limping to a 1-7 record this autumn, were led by reserve Al-Farouq Aminu's 20 points and 11 from Ryan Gomes.

New Orleans jumped off to a fast start and took a 27-18 lead after one quarter. They outscored Los Angeles 31-22 in the fourth quarter to foil any attempts at a comeback.

The Hornets shot 50 percent from 3-point range while the Clippers were 5-of-16 for 31.2 percent.

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