Leonard hits winner to lift Clippers over Rockets 122-119
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Down five points with a minute to go, the Los Angeles Clippers turned to a trio of veterans.
Kawhi Leonard, Paul George and Lou Williams combined to outscore the Houston Rockets 10-2 the rest of the way and Leonard hit the winning jumper with 15 seconds remaining for a 122-119 victory Friday night.
"We made shots, got stops, we played with confidence," said Williams, who led the Clippers with 26 points — all in the second half.
Leonard finished with 24 points and George added 19 in the superstars' second game together. Montrezl Harrell had 18.
"We fight hard. We leave it all out there on the court," Harrell said. "We never feel like we're out of a game."
P.J. Tucker's turnaround hook put the Rockets up b