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For Clippers, it takes team effort to replace Blake Griffin's scoring
For Clippers, it takes team effort to replace Blake Griffin's scoring

Maybe the question confronting the Clippers amid their biggest crisis of the season was being framed in the wrong way. Perhaps it wasn't about who would replace Blake Griffin but how they would replace their leading scorer that mattered most. Would they come out with the intensity of a playoff elimination game, as if their season depended on winning? Could they zip the ball from one player to another until someone was as open as a 24-hour diner? Did they have the defensive wherewithal to hold a dynamic offensive team under 100 points? Against the Dallas Mavericks on Monday, the answers were yes, yes and yes. The Clippers compiled close to a complete game during their 115-98...

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