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Five takeaways from Clippers' 131-108 loss to Oklahoma City Thunder

Five takeaways from Clippers' 131-108 loss to Oklahoma City Thunder

Welp, that was predictable. The Clippers lost Blake Griffin to a staph infection and were routed by the Oklahoma City Thunder, 131-108, Sunday at Chesapeake Energy Arena. Here are five takeaways from the game: 1. The Clippers learned what it might be like to play without Griffin for an extended period: Their offense didn’t have the same punch, their defense couldn’t stop a rookie named Mitch McGary and they were outrebounded by nearly a 2-1 margin. Yeah, it could get real ugly if Griffin doesn’t return sooner rather than later from the staph infection in his right elbow that is expected to sideline him for 10 days to six weeks. The more definitive timetable the Clippers...

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