Los Angeles Clippers Team Report – November 23
=== Los Angeles Clippers Team Report – November 23 ===
(Sports Network) – The Los Angeles Clippers lost their third in a row
Saturday, falling to the Minnesota Timberwolves, 103-91, at the Target Center.
Quentin Richardson poured in a career-high 36 points for the Clippers.
The Timberwolves scored 10 unanswered points in the first quarter and they led
the rest of the way. Sam Cassell completed the burst on a three-pointer with
5:38 left in the frame to give Minnesota a 19-10 advantage.
The Timberwolves would go on to end the quarter on a 9-2 spurt, capped off by
two Latrell Sprewell free throws, en route to taking a commanding 34-19 edge
into the second.
The Clippers outscored the Timberwolves 22-20 in the second and then 29-26 in
the third, but never seriously threatened.
Chris Kaman produced 12 points and 15 boards off the bench for the Clippers.
Clippers guard Marko Jaric missed the game with a left foot injury and is day-
The Clippers are off until Monday when they host Yao Ming and the Houston
Rockets in the first of a five-game homestand.