The Los Angeles Clippers overcame a six-point deficit heading into the fourth quarter with a strong effort at the offensive end and prevailed 109-105 over the Denver Nuggets on Sunday night. Chauncey Billups had a huge night for the Clippers, scoring 32 points on 11-20 shooting (6-12 from beyond the arc). And point guard Chris Paul hit eight of 12 shots after a cold 1-7 start, finishing with 25 points and seven assists.
Nene Hilario led the Nuggets with 18 points and nine boards, while Andre Miller scored 16 points and added 10 assists. Danilo Gallinari, Rudy Fernandez and Al Harrington also scored in double figures.
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