The Clippers were facing another undermanned team, a scenario that recently had left them coming up short.
Not this time.
The Clippers dominated the Denver Nuggets for much of a 105-90 victory Sunday afternoon at Staples Center that clinched a playoff spot.
DeAndre Jordan had 16 points, 16 rebounds and six blocks for the Clippers (45-27), who drained any remaining drama by outscoring the Nuggets, 25-12, in the third quarter.
None of the Clippers starters played in the fourth quarter, depriving Chris...