Clippers-Wizards open thread

USA TODAY Sports

Despite having the second best record in the NBA, the Clippers last three home losses have been to teams near the bottom of the league. Can they avoid a similar fate against the Wizards aided by the return of Chris Paul?

2012/2013 NBA Regular Season
Bvv028jd1hhr8ee8ii7a0fg4i_medium
vs
X2ulyduse08rm42lmtu9ugych_medium
31-9

8-29
January 19th, 2013, 7:30 PM
STAPLES Center
Prime Ticket, KFWB 980 AM, KWKW 1330 AM
Clippers Tickets
Probable Starters
Chris Paul PG A.J. Price
Willie Green SG Bradley Beal
Caron Butler SF Martell Webster
Blake Griffin PF Emeka Okafor
DeAndre Jordan C Nene
Advanced Stats through Jan. 17
91.9 (11th of 30) Pace 91.6 (15th of 30)
110.5 (4th of 30) ORtg 96.7 (30th of 30)
100.8 (3rd of 30) DRtg 103.4 (8th of 30)
Injuries/Suspensions/Other
Chauncey Billups (ankle) out
Trevor Booker (knee) out
Trey Thompkins (knee) out
Cartier Martin (knee) out

The Clippers return home to STAPLES Center after an undefeated three game trip where Chris Paul missed all three games. Paul returns to the court tonight as the Clippers take on the suddenly hot Wizards.

X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Please choose a new SB Nation username and password

As part of the new SB Nation launch, prior users will need to choose a permanent username, along with a new password.

Your username will be used to login to SB Nation going forward.

I already have a Vox Media account!

Verify Vox Media account

Please login to your Vox Media account. This account will be linked to your previously existing Eater account.

Please choose a new SB Nation username and password

As part of the new SB Nation launch, prior MT authors will need to choose a new username and password.

Your username will be used to login to SB Nation going forward.

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

By becoming a registered user, you are also agreeing to our Terms and confirming that you have read our Privacy Policy.

Join Clips Nation

You must be a member of Clips Nation to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Clips Nation. You should read them.

Join Clips Nation

You must be a member of Clips Nation to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Clips Nation. You should read them.

Spinner.vc97ec6e

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.

tracking_pixel_9347_tracker