The Los Angeles Clippers have bounced back under Paul George. Despite being shorthanded and losing Kawhi Leonard in earlier games, the team has made a strong statement here at their home. After losing 2 games, their confidence level was quite low. But the start to game 3 has been aggressive by the team. Everything’s coming up Clippers in Game 3. Los Angeles got a miraculous gift from their All-Star Paul George who made an improbable half-court buzzer-beater to end the third quarter.
The LA Clippers have bagged their lead from the very first. Paul George is aggressive from the very start. Without Kawhi Leonard, he has taking the responsibility of scoring into his own hands and it was quite visible. Paul George is going perfect on the scoring end for LA Clippers. Now with dying moments in 3rd quarter, George nails down a buzzer beater.
Paul George banks in buzzer beater
The triple was crucial as it extended their lead to double-digits as they entered the final frame. The Clippers are in an absolute do-or-die situation. While Game 3 isn’t exactly an elimination game just yet, a loss is virtually a death sentence for any squad as no team had ever come back from down 0-3 in NBA history. The shot just made it in from the glass as the time ran out.
The Clippers cannot afford going down 3-0 in the series against the Phoenix Suns. So they would need more of Paul George today. George has come up with huge numbers just as the 4th quarter I about to start. The starch is difficult but not a tough one if PG keeps on counting his plays.