Los Angeles, CA (Sports Network) - Chris Paul tallied 23 points and 11 assists in the Los Angeles Clippers' 101-95 win over the Minnesota Timberwolves.
Chauncey Billups made his season debut for Los Angeles after missing the first 14 games while recovering from surgery to repair a torn left Achilles tendon. Billups suffered the injury on Feb. 6 in Orlando, ending his first campaign with the Clippers after 20 games. He finished with seven points and nailed his first shot from the floor, a 3-pointer.
Blake Griffin had 18 points and six rebounds for the Clippers, who snapped a four-game losing skid.
Kevin Love finished with 19 points and 12 boards for Minnesota, which has dropped six of its last seven contests.