NBA Game Summary - LA Clippers at Minnesota
(Saturday, December 6th)
Final Score: LA Clippers 107, Minnesota 84
Minneapolis, MN (Sports Network) - Baron Davis scored 27 points and dished out nine assists to lead the Clippers in a 107-84 victory over the Timberwolves.
Zach Randolph poured in 21 points and hauled in nine rebounds for the Clippers, who saw their three-game slide halted. Marcus Camby totaled 12 points and 19 boards, and Mardy Collins logged in 14 points in the win.
Al Jefferson notched 28 points and eight rebounds for the T-Wolves, who have dropped five in a row. Kevin Love chipped in 13 points and 15 rebounds in the loss. Randy Foye ended with 13 points.
The Clippers were sitting on a 29-15 lead after the first quarter and a 55-41 edge at the intermission.
Los Angeles outscored Minnesota 24-15 in the third stanza, including the final eight points of the frame. Davis had four of the eight points, and Camby nailed a jumper to put the finishing touches on the run, which gave the visitors a 79-56 lead heading into the final 12 minutes.
"We've had a lot of inconsistencies in our play and we've dealt with a lot of injuries," said Camby.
LA's lead hovered in the 20s during the fourth quarter, and the Clippers were never seriously threatened the rest of the way.
"It's not practice, when we go out there we give our all," said Minnesota forward Rodney Carney. "We just got to get it going in the game."
LA outrebounded Minnesota 54-38...The Clips finished 1-3 on a four-game road trip. LA had lost five straight on the road...The T-Wolves are 2-7 at Target Center and had won three straight over the Clips, who are just 2-7 away from home this year.
12/06 23:32:57 ET