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Video: A behind-the-scenes look at what makes the Clippers so good
Video: A behind-the-scenes look at what makes the Clippers so good

Before the Clippers played the Oklahoma City Thunder in their season opener at Staples Center on Thursday, something new played on the video board. It was a clip of Russell Westbrook driving through the paint, then being stuffed by DeAndre Jordan. Using advanced data and analytics, the clip explains why Jordan is so good at doing what he does best -- defending the paint. This information is available to fans thanks to new Clippers owner Steve Ballmer, who teamed up with Second Spectrum, a start-up tech company that provides the Clippers and six other NBA teams with analytical data generated by its proprietary software system. Check out the video above for a glimpse of this...

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