With their season on the line, trailing the
"I have been saying it all year, this team is tough," Clippers Coach Doc Rivers said Thursday night. "They are mentally tough."
Just how much were the odds stacked against the Clippers?
Before Thursday, Spurs Coach
Entering Saturday's game, the numbers will actually be in the Clippers favor. Or, one number at least -- the home team wins
The Clippers, a three-seed against the sixth-seeded Spurs, have to like that statistic, but
"It's a shame that one of these two great teams' seasons will end on Saturday," Crawford said. "Either way, it's been an unbelievable series, one of the best first round series I can remember."
"They have been in this situation," Griffin said. "They went into a Game 7 with Dallas last year in the first round and they ended winning the whole thing. They have been in this situation and they know how not to panic."
Thursday's win came down to the final minute. With 14.9 seconds left,