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Clippers' DeAndre Jordan grabs spotlight at crucial time
Clippers' DeAndre Jordan grabs spotlight at crucial time

OAKLAND — Golden State’s shots kept bouncing off the rim. Some nicked the front, others clanged off the side and still others caromed high off the back. It only seemed as though DeAndre Jordan was there to grab every rebound. The Clippers center repeatedly extended his massive hands to seize the ball, doing it for the final time with 1.2 seconds left Thursday night at Oracle Arena when he grasped Stephen Curry’s airballed three-pointer, flung a pass to teammate Chris Paul and raised his arm in triumph. Jordan’s franchise playoff-record-tying 22 rebounds helped the Clippers snatch control of their first-round series against the Warriors with a 98-96 victory...

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