Kawhi Leonard had 35 points and 12 rebounds, helping the Los Angeles Clippers to a come-from-behind, 111-106 win against the Los Angeles Lakers on Wednesday evening.
Montrezl Harrell scored 18 points and Paul George had 17 points on 5-for-18 shooting for the Clippers, who are 2-0 against the Lakers this season. With 3.6 seconds to go and the Clippers up by three, Patrick Beverley blocked a LeBron James 3-point attempt. George then made two free throws to seal the outcome.
Kyle Kuzma scored a season-high 25 points off the bench for the Lakers, who have lost four in a row. They hadn’t dropped consecutive games all season before the current skid. Anthony Davis scored 24 points, and James finished with 23 points, nine rebounds and 10 assists.