Clippers Defeat 150-125 To Depleted Wizards

LOS ANGELES (AP) – Kawhi Leonard scored 34 points, Paul George scored 31 and the Los Angeles Clippers crushed 150-125 on Sunday to a short Washington Wizards, in his 12 straight victory over the Wizards in California.

Montrezl Harrell added 23 points and 15 rebounds and Lou Williams finished with 22 points for the Clippers, who improved their record at the Staples Center to 12-1, a record for the franchise.

The Clippers scored 57% of their field shots in the first half, to open a 27-point lead.


Rookie Rui Hachimura scored a personal record of 30 points and Bradley Beal added 23 points and 11 assists for the Wizards. The visitors had injured John Wall, Moe Wagner, C.J. Miles and Ian Mahinmi, and lost their fourth game of five.

It was the second time that the Clippers scored 150 points this season, following their 150-101 victory over Atlanta last month.