Los Angeles, CA (Sports Network) - Blake Griffin had 16 points and six rebounds and Chris Paul added 15 points and eight assists in the Los Angeles Clippers' 89-76 win over the Atlanta Hawks.
Caron Butler tallied 13 points and six boards for Los Angeles, which has won three straight.
Jamal Crawford, who won the NBA's Sixth Man of the Year award in 2010 while playing for Atlanta, had 11 points after coming in with a team-high 21.8 average - tops among the league's reserves. Fifth-year center DeAndre Jordan, coming off the first back-to-back 20-point games of his NBA career, finished with eight points.
Josh Smith registered 13 points and six rebounds, while Al Horford chipped in with 11 points and nine boards for the Hawks, who have dropped two in a row on the on the heels of a brief two-game winning streak.
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