DeAndre Jordan, Rasual Butler
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Clippers vs. Spurs

DeAndre Jordan, Rasual Butler

Clippers center DeAndre Jordan (6) forces Spurs forward Rasual Butler into an awkward shot during the second half Thursday night at Staples Center.

 (Gina Ferazzi / Los Angeles Times)
Chris Paul, Danny Green, David West

Clippers guard Chris Paul drives to the basket against Spurs guard Danny Green (14) and forward David West (30) in the fourth quarter.

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Jamal Crawford, Matias Testi, Paul Pierce
Clippers assistant equipment manager Matias Testi hands Clippers forward Paul Pierce (34) a cup of water during a game against the Spurs last season. (Gina Ferazzi / Los Angeles Times)
Jonathon Simmons, Wesley Johnson

Clippers forward Wesley Johnson forces a turnover by Spurs guard Jonathon Simmons during the second half.

 (Gina Ferazzi / Los Angeles Times)
DeAndre Jordan, Danny Green

Clippers center DeAndre Jordan tries to dunk over Spurs guard Danny Green, but the ball caught the rim and spun out late in the game.

 (Gina Ferazzi / Los Angeles Times)
Matias Testi, Blake Griffin

Clippers assistant equipment manager Matias Testi stands at the ready behind the bench as forward Blake Griffin watches from the sideline during the game Thursday night against the Spurs.

 (Gina Ferazzi / Los Angeles Times)
Kyle Anderson, Jamal Crawford

Spurs forward Kyle Anderson and Clippers guard Jamal Crawford reach for a loose ball during the first half Thursday night at Staples Center.

 (Gina Ferazzi / Los Angeles Times)
Clippers play Tuesday in San Antonio, where Spurs are unbeaten this season

Spurs forward Kyle Anderson comes up with a loose ball during a tussle with Clippers guard Jamal Crawford in the first half of a game on Feb. 18

 (Gina Ferazzi / Los Angeles Times)
DeAndre Jordan

Clippers center DeAndre Jordan (6) dunks over Spurs forward LaMarcus Aldridge during the first half Thursday night at Staples Center.

 (Gina Ferazzi / Los Angeles Times)
Austin Rivers, Blake Griffin

Injured Clippers Austin Rivers, left, and Blake Griffin chat on the bench during the game against the Spurs on Thursday night at Staples Center.

 (Gina Ferazzi / Los Angeles Times)
Chris Paul, Tim Duncan

Clippers guard Chris Paul drives to the basket against Spurs forward Tim Duncan during the first half.

 (Mark J. Terrill / Associated Press)
Patty Mills, Chris Paul

Spurs guard Patty Mills hits Clippers guard Chris Paul in the face while passing the ball during the first half.

 (Mark J. Terrill / Associated Press)
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