Jamal Crawford hit seven three-pointers, finishing with 24 points to lead the Los Angeles Clippers to a 123-110 victory over the New Orleans Pelicans at the Smoothie King Center in New Orleans, Louisiana on Monday night.
Crawford went seven-of-12 from three, but just one-of-five from inside the arc. He also dished out five assists.
Chris Paul finished with 19 points on six-of-10 shooting to go with 13 assists, four rebounds and two steals.
DeAndre Jordan had 14 points, 16 rebounds and four blocks while Blake Griffin scored 22 points.
Anthony Davis lead the Pelicans with a game-high 26 points on seven-of-16 shooting from the field and 12-of-13 shooting from the charity stripe to go with 11 rebounds, two blocks and two assists.
Alexis Ajinca added 19 points and 12 rebounds off of the bench while Anthony Morrow scored 13 and Austin Rivers had 10.
The Pelicans’ other four starters besides Davis scored just 28 points.
The Clippers’ bench, on the other hand, combined for 32 points, including 12 apiece from Hedo Turkoglu and Darren Collison.
The newly acquired Glen Davis did not play for the Clippers, but should go on Wednesday night when they host the Houston Rockets.
The Clippers are now 39-20 and the Pelicans are 23-33.