Clippers have no problems beating up Timberwolves
LOS ANGELES -- Los Angeles Clippers stars Chris Paul and Blake Griffin each scored 19 points as Los Angeles smacked the Timberwolves 111-95 lats night in LA.
Paul added 11 assists and seven rebounds, while Griffin compiled eight boards and seven assists. Willie Green also added 15 points for Los Angeles, which moved to 52-26. LA is two games behind the Nuggets for three-seed with four games to played.
Nikola Pekovic posted 20 points and five boards in the loss. Minnesota shot 39-percent from the field as a team. The T'Wolves are 29-49 and will play at Utah tomorrow night.
Minnesota Timberwolves forward Kevin Love has underwent successful season-ending surgery on his left knee. Love will miss about four-to-six weeks after an arthroscopic procedure to remove a buildup of scar tissue. Love has played just 18 games this season, averaging 18.3 points and 14 rebounds.