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Clippers want the best of both worlds
Clippers want the best of both worlds

It's not enough for the Clippers to routinely outscore teams while playing at a high pace offensively. They also want to pull off the rare double of being one of the NBA's most efficient defensive teams. "It's an unbelievable combination if you can do both," point guard Chris Paul said Saturday, "and we're going to try to be that team." You need to look no further than the defending champion San Antonio Spurs to find a template for what the Clippers are trying to achieve. The Spurs ranked seventh in the league last season in offensive efficiency, scoring 110.5 points per 100 possessions. They were third in defensive efficiency, allowing 102.4...

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