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Five takeaways from the Clippers' 93-90 victory over Oklahoma City
Five takeaways from the Clippers' 93-90 victory over Oklahoma City

Here are five takeaways from the Clippers’ season-opening 93-90 victory over the Oklahoma City Thunder on Thursday night at Staples Center: 1. The win was all that mattered. Concerns about rebounding and erratic shooting cannot be overlooked, but all that will be remembered a week from now is that the Clippers won this game. They were able to gut it out against a scrappy but short-handed opponent to notch a victory that could be important to playoff seedings. Oklahoma City is 0-2 and will likely plummet after Russell Westbrook joined Kevin Durant on the bench with a significant injury, his fractured right hand in a cast. 2. DeAndre Jordan made a good first impression in his bid to...

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