They came close to losing their eighth straight game at Brooklyn after blowing an 18-point fourth-quarter lead.
The Nets used the hack-a-DJ (DeAndre Jordan) strategy about the five-minute mark to spark an 11-2 run to cut their deficit to two points, 93-91, with 3:51 left.
In the in final 3:26, Blake Griffin and
Five Clippers players scored in double-figures. Griffin had 21 points on 10-for-19 shooting, nine rebounds and four assists.
The Clippers finished with 28 assists, while the Nets had 17. The Nets, however, made 25 of their 30 free throws, while the Clippers only made 11 of their 18.
The Nets were led by
This was the Clippers' fourth game of a five-game trip, and their fourth win in their last five games. They are in fourth place in the Western Conference with a record of 14-10.