Midway through the third quarter on Saturday the score was tied, 64-64. Then the Clippers went on a 13-0 run behind
The Clippers pushed their lead back to as many as 13 points early in the fourth quarter behind six consecutive points from Jamal Crawford. The Kings cut the deficit to five in the final four minutes, but couldn't complete the comeback.
Griffin finished with 30 points on 11-for-16 shooting, four assists and four rebounds. Chris Paul added 12 points on four-for-13 shooting and had nine assists.
It was the Clippers' (27-14) fourth straight win in Sacramento against the Kings (16-24), though when the teams played in L.A. on Nov. 8, the Kings won, 98-72.
The Kings outrebounded the Clippers, 54-34, but the Clippers forced the Kings to commit 18 turnovers while only turning the ball over five times.