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Clippers vs. Houston Rockets: Game 2 preview
Clippers vs. Houston Rockets: Game 2 preview

The Clippers will play the Houston Rockets on Wednesday in Game 2 of their second-round playoff series at Toyota Center at 6:30 p.m. PDT. The Clippers won Game 1 on Monday, 117-101, even though they were playing without eight-time All-Star Chris Paul, who was sidelined because of a strained left hamstring. Paul is listed as questionable for Game 2, but Clippers Coach Doc Rivers said he doubts Paul will play. Blake Griffin led the Clippers' offense in Paul's absence Monday, finishing with game-highs in points (26), rebounds (14) and assists (13). Griffin, a power forward, had more than twice as many assists as any of his teammates. "What he's doing right now is...

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