Led by a great task of Kawhi leonard, The Los Angeles Clippers beat the Denver Nuggets 96-85, a victory that put the Angelenos at the head of the series for the Western Conference Semifinals 3-1.
The former San Antonio Spurs and Toronto Raptors player was dispatched with 30 points and 11 rebounds that served the Clippers to leave Denver on the verge of elimination. It was almost a round night for Leonard, who with nine assists he was one of the triple-double. Anyway, his 30 points meant the sixth time he reached or exceeded that number during the current postseason.
Alternate Montrezl harrell added 15 goals to help the Angelenos, who will now be able to close the series tomorrow from 7.30pm. Lou williams it also had an important contribution with 12 units.
The victory was not easy for the Clippers, who After taking an 18-point lead in the second period, they allowed Colorado State to react to even things at 48 at the start of the third quarter. There, however, was when Doc Rivers’ team accelerated and ran away on the scoreboard with a 21-5 streak.
For Denver, the Serbian Nikola Jokic totaled 26 points, 11 rebounds and six assists, while the base Jamal murray and the eaves Michael Porter Jr. they added 18 and 15 points, respectively.