With one second left and the score tied, Chris Paul banked in a jumper over Danny Green and Tim Duncan to give the Clippers a 111-109 win over the defending champion San Antonio Spurs in Game 7 of their first-round playoff series on Saturday.
The Clippers accomplished the improbable, eliminating the defending champion San Antonio Spurs in Game 7 of their first-round playoff series with a 111-109 win Saturday at Staples Center. Fitting for the series, the game came down to the final second.
The Clippers and the San Antonio Spurs will play a winner-takes-all Game 7 at Staples Center on Saturday at 5 p.m. PDT.
When both Blake Griffin and Chris Paul opened Game 6 struggling to make shots, J.J. Redick kept the Clippers in the game.
Clippers' reserve forward Glen Davis is questionable for Saturday's Game 7 against the Spurs at Staples Center after sustaining a sprained left ankle in Game 6.
After the Clippers' 102-96 Game 6 win, in which the Clippers avoided being eliminated in San Antonio by the defending NBA champion Spurs, Magic Johnson took to Twitter to offer the team some praise.