The Clippers dropped a game to the Minnesota Timberwolves on Wednesday night, ending a four-game winning streak. Here are some takeaways from the 108-102 loss at Staples Center.
1. Chris Paul picked up his eighth technical foul of the season (placing him third on the list of NBA players with the most technicals), and Austin Rivers picked up two technicals and was ejected from the game.
It’s an issue the Clippers have had for a while, and it cost them again against the Timberwolves.
Paul was called for his technical by referee Lauren Holtkamp with 20.6 seconds left and the Clippers down 102-100.
Ricky Rubio made the free throw on the technical...