The Los Angeles Clippers shot lights out in this one, going 43-79 (54.4%) from the field, including 14-28 (50.0%) from three-point range, to dominate the Milwaukee Bucks, 114-86. Los Angeles (32-15) is now on a three-game winning streak.
Jamal Crawford came off the bench and had another quality performance, putting up 25 points on 9-16 shooting, including 5-9 on 3-point attempts. Los Angeles also got solid performances from Blake Griffin with 20 points and 5 rebounds, and Darren Collison with 15 points and 7 assists. On 6-22 shooting, including 1-6 from behind the arc, Ersan Ilyasova scored 16 points for Milwaukee in the loss. He also added 8 rebounds. John Henson contributed 11 points and 8 rebounds and Miroslav Raduljica finished with 11 points and 6 rebounds.
Along with their eFG% of 63.3%, the Clippers connected at a rate of 50.0% from 3-point range. On the season, they are undefeated (11-0) when they record marks above 55% and 40% in those respective categories. Conversely, the Bucks are winless (0-8) when allowing their opponents to reach those percentages.
Milwaukee (8-36) has now dropped their last three straight games.
Coming up next, the Clippers square off with the Washington Wizards, who are 21-22 on the year. The Bucks go up against the Phoenix Suns, currently 26-18 this season. The Clippers have a 1-0 record against Washington this season. The Bucks have a 0-1 record against Phoenix this season.