It was one of those games from which perhaps the only meaningful takeaway was winning. The Clippers didn’t look good, with the exception of another incredible performance from Blake Griffin, lacking energy, failing to defend for long stretches and seeming out of sorts. But they made the plays they needed to during a 114-109 victory over the Sacramento Kings on Saturday night at Staples Center to improve to 3-0.
Here are five other takeaways from the game:
1) Griffin continues to dominate
He had another monster game with 37 points, nine rebounds and six assists, aided in part by the second-half absence of Sacramento forward-center DeMarcus Cousins...