The Los Angeles Clippers (25-13) were able to survive a late rally from the Boston Celtics (13-23) for a 111-105 victory on Wednesday night.
Los Angeles was led by Blake Griffin, who scored 29 points on 9-of-14 shooting. He also had eight assists and six rebounds in an all-around effort for which Boston had no answer.
Jamal Crawford added 26 and Jared Dudley hit four three-pointers on his way to 18 points.
The Celtics were led by 24 each from Jordan Crawford and Avery Bradley.