Paul George was once again deemed as the villain for Los Angeles Clippers after having the possibility of to bring the team close in the dying seconds, the marquee scorer couldn’t stand up for his team when he was required the most. Eventually it was the Phoenix Suns who pulled a win on the away court and fetched a 3-1 lead in the Western conference Final Series.
With over 6 minutes remaining, Clippers’ owner Steve Ballmer was just underneath the basket to witness the live action at the Staples Center. On the other hand, the Clippers were only 3 points behind the Suns, with PG13 having the opportunity to send the game to potential overtime.
Steve Ballmer Disappointed After Paul George’s Epic Fail
With that miss, Steve Ballmer has been one of the more delightful sideline figures during games and to see him disappointed is just rough. His Clippers are just one game away from elimination and an even more depressed sideline Steve. Beyond just that solitary miss, Paul George played poorly throughout Game 4.
The Los Angeles Clippers star finished with 23 points and 16 rebounds, but he made just five of his 20 attempts. It was just that kind of night for both sides, as LA shot 32.5% from the field, while Phoenix Suns wasn’t much better at 36.0%.
Having said that with everything on stake in Game 5, the Los Angeles Clippers desperately need Kawhi Leonard back in their side if they are to make any comeback into this series. Moreover, with Suns requiring to win just game, it is the LA Clippers who have to throw the sink while attacking in the next game as Phoenix Suns Arena.