The visiting Los Angeles Clippers will be out to complete a two-game season sweep of the Toronto Raptors on Tuesday night at Tampa. Last week at Los Angeles, the Clippers defeated the Raptors 105-100 in the first meeting of the season between the teams. The Clippers (45-23) are trying to clinch third place in the Western Conference as they start a four-game road trip to complete their regular season.
Playing through a left-hand issue, LA Clippers star Kawhi Leonard shot 9-of-26 and finished with 29 points in a 106-100 loss to the New York Knicks at Staples Center on Sunday.
The Knicks defeated the Clippers, 106-100. Julius Randle led the Knicks with 14 points, 14 rebounds and five assists, while Derrick Rose (25 points, six rebounds, eight assists) and Reggie Bullock (24 points, five 3PM) combined for 49 points in the victory. Kawhi Leonard led the Clippers with a game-high 29 points, while Paul George added 18 points and eight rebounds in the losing effort. The Knicks improve to 38-30 on the season, while the Clippers fall to 45-23.
Kawhi Leonard (LA Clippers) with a deep 3 vs the New York Knicks, 05/09/2021
The Clippers defeated the Lakers, 118-94. Paul George recorded 24 points (8-12 FG), seven rebounds and five assists for the Clippers, while Kawhi Leonard added 15 points, eight rebounds and six assists in the victory. Kyle Kuzma tallied a game-high 25 points, along with five rebounds and four assists for the Lakers in the losing effort. The Clippers improve t