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Clippers embarrass Sixers, coast to 45-point win

Feb 10, 2014, 12:44 AM EDT

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The Los Angeles Clippers won by 45 and it wasn’t that close.


Sunday night was just a perfect storm of everything going right for the Clippers and everything going wrong for the Sixers. This was a game where the Clippers were ahead 100-51 after three quarters and went on to win 123-78.

Here are just some of the notable numbers from destruction.

• The 45-point win margin set a franchise record for the Clippers.

• To quote Ron Burgundy: “Well, that escalated quickly.” The Clippers started the game on a 13-0 run and led by 31 in the first quarter.

• The lead peaked in the third quarter when the Clippers were up 89-33.

• Philadelphia shot 27 percent on the night, the worst shooting night the Sixers have had since March 2004 when they had the same kind of night against Boston.

• At one point Philly went on a 14-0 run and that cut the lead to 42.

• Some individual numbers for Philly: Spencer Hawes 0-for-8, Evan Turner 1-for-8, Michael Carter-Williams 5-for-18, Lavoy Allen 2-of-10, Lorenzo Brown 1-of-6, James Anderson 1-of-6.

Blake Griffin had 26 points, 11 rebounds and 6 assists in 25 minutes.

• Oh, and by the way Blake Griffin did this to the Sixers:

  1. eugenesaxe1 - Feb 10, 2014 at 12:48 AM

    I guess someone reminded the 76ers this was a tank year.

  2. floridascuba1 - Feb 10, 2014 at 12:56 AM


    • kb2408 - Feb 10, 2014 at 12:58 AM

      That was an epic beat down….

  3. timb12 - Feb 10, 2014 at 1:19 AM

    That second dunk made me pretty happy. I don’t know why the Sixers didn’t take their ball and go home.

  4. 00maltliquor - Feb 10, 2014 at 1:30 AM

    Welp…….that explained the ridiculous 15.5 point spread.

  5. lakerade - Feb 10, 2014 at 4:10 AM

    But how did Sasha play?

    • jimsjam33 - Feb 10, 2014 at 5:46 PM

      Sasha got into the fourth quarter garbage time . Ralph Lawler said that this could be the only time he could show his skills to Doc before his 10 contract was up . That being said Sasha appeared nervous and in the first couple of minutes looked pretty bad passing and getting his shots blocked , but then he came alive and hit a couple of three’s and started playing like he’s capable . Not bad for a guy on the bubble . He showed he can hit the outside shot and looks like a pretty good three guard behind CP3 and Collision . He can play defense and get a steal or two . I think he stays .

  6. mungman69 - Feb 10, 2014 at 7:00 AM

    I thought that the 76ers were going to lose by 76.

    • ron05342 - Feb 10, 2014 at 2:30 PM


  7. whoisrdymlz - Feb 10, 2014 at 7:14 AM

    Missed your opportunity to sell high on Turner and Young. Worthless now.

  8. shanelsweet - Feb 10, 2014 at 8:51 AM

    What a bunch of shameless quitters.

    • ron05342 - Feb 10, 2014 at 2:31 PM

      They didn’t quit. I watched the second half and they played hard, even went on a 14-0 run during the third. I never saw any quit in them, they were just outclassed last night.

  9. elcapitanfiscal - Feb 10, 2014 at 9:00 AM

    They’re almost as bad as the Eagles!

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