Spurs vs. Clippers Game 4 Preview
Heading Into Staples Center
The Spurs are set to take on the Clippers tonight for game 4 in their series. San Antonio currently leads the series 3-0, and they will be looking to shut out the Clippers with a win tonight.
San Antonio seems to be unstoppable as of late. In game 3, it was looking like a blowout early with the Clippers leading by over 20 points in the first half. San Antonio battled back and managed to only be down by 7 at the end of the half. They would then take the lead and end the game with a final score of 96-88. In their win, Parker scored 23 points and Duncan grabbed 13 rebounds. Parker also had 10 assists, which sent them up 3-0 in the series.
The Clippers are looking for any type of momentum heading into tonight's game. They will do everything in their power not to get swept in the series, and they will need to play better defense if they want to do just that. In their loss, Griffin scored 28 points and had 16 rebounds. Chris Paul had over 11 assists, but it was not enough the stop the red hot Spurs.
Keys for Game 4
In order to the Clippers to make this game competitive tonight, they will need a better showing from Chris Paul. He only scored 12 points, and they will need him to get better production from the field if they want to avoid being swept. Blake Griffin also needs to grab rebounds on both ends of the floor if they want to stand a chance tonight, but it may be too little too late.
San Antonio is looking to sweep the Clippers tonight and get some much needed rest for their older team. They will need to contain Blake Griffin and Chris Paul tonight, and they will also need production from Tony Parker. Parker has had a sensational regular season averaging 19.4 points. Look for him to have another breakout out game tonight.