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Mediocre stats reflect Clippers' performance on court
Mediocre stats reflect Clippers' performance on court

J.J. Redick doesn't want to know any advanced statistics related to the Clippers. He's pretty sure what they would say. "We're not very good on either side of the ball," the shooting guard said Friday. The numbers confirm his suspicions. The Clippers rank 12th in the NBA in offensive efficiency, a measure that incorporates a team's pace to provide an account of its effectiveness that is truer than points scored. They are scoring 104.7 points per 100 possessions. The Clippers rate far worse in defensive efficiency — 21st, giving up 104.7 points per 100 possessions. Both rankings are down considerably from last season, when the Clippers led the...

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