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James Harden's triple-double and two ejections equal another loss for Clippers

James Harden's triple-double and two ejections equal another loss for Clippers

The already short-handed Clippers lost two more members when Austin Rivers was ejected from the game in the second quarter and when Coach Doc Rivers was tossed from the game a few seconds later in the quarter.

The Clippers lost, 140-116, to the Houston Rockers on Friday night at the Toyota Center with both Rivers sitting in the locker room, with Chris Paul out (left hamstring) and with J.J. Redick playing after sitting out the last two games because of a sore left hamstring.

Houston’s James Harden had 30 points, 13 rebounds and 10 assists for his seventh triple-double of the season. 

Raymond Felton, who had a season-high 26 points after taking over for Austin, did...

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