Kawhi Leonard had 35 points and 12 rebounds to guide the Los Angeles Clippers visiting on Wednesday night to a come-from-behind, 111-106 victory over the Los Angeles Lakers.
Advertisement Montrezl Harrell scored 18 points off the bench, and Paul George had 17 5-for-18 shooting points for the Clippers, 2-0 against the Lakers this season.
For the Lakers, who lost four in a row, Kyle Kuzma scored a season-high 25 points off the bench. Before the latest skid, they had not lost consecutive games all season. Anthony Davis scored 24 points and finished with 23 points, nine rebounds and 10 assists from LeBron James.
Since trailing in the third quarter by as many as 15, the Clippers pushed into the fourth, even at 86-86.
James hit a pull-up jumper to give the Lakers a 101-94 lead with 6:39 remaining, but the Clippers tied the game again with seven straight points.