NBA: Leonard’s game winner leads Clippers to victory

ANKARA 

Los Angeles Clippers All-Star forward Kawhi Leonard hit the game winner jumper against Houston Rockets to bring fourth consecutive victory to his team on Friday. 

Leonard scored go-ahead 2-pointer with 15 seconds remaining for a 122-119 win over the Rockets.

In addition to game winning shot for his team, Leonard also shone on the court with 24 points and 6 rebounds.

Lou Williams came off the bench to add 26 points, becoming the highest scorer for the Clippers.

The Clippers’ another super star player Paul George also drooped 19 points against the Rockets.

On the losing side, James Harden was unstoppable with 37 points and 12 assists as Russell Westbrook produced 22 points against the Clippers.

Following the Clipper’s victory, both teams recorded 11 wins and 5 losses in the season.  

Results:

*Detroit Pistons-Atlanta Hawks: 128-103

*Washington Wizards-Charlotte Hornets: 125-118

*Brooklyn Nets-Sacramento Kings: 116-97

*Oklahoma City Thunder-Los Angeles Lakers: 127-130

*Philadelphia 76ers-San Antonio Spurs: 115-104

*Chicago Bulls-Miami Heat: 108-116

*Dallas Mavericks-Cleveland Cavaliers: 143-101

*Denver Nuggets-Boston Celtics: 96-92

*Utah Jazz-Golden State Warriors: 113-109

*Los Angeles Clippers-Houston Rockets: 122-119 

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