LOS ANGELES, Feb. 14 (Xinhua) -- Los Angeles Clippers did an almost perfect job on the Valentine's night, as they started with a 15-0 run and dominated the Lakers all the way to the end, and most important, made it three wins in a row over the Lakers this season.
The Clippers shot 51.7% from the field and 53.3% from three-point range (16 of 30), while the Lakers shot 50.7% from the field but couldn't defend Clippers' three-point shots.
Clippers' forward Blake Griffin shot 5 of 5 at the beginning and got 18 points in the first quarter, finishing with 22 points and 10 rebounds.
Chris Paul led the Clippers with 24 points and 13 assists. Chauncey Billups added 21 points, and DeAndre Jordan had 11 points and 12 rebounds.
Kobe Bryant led the Lakers with 20 points and 11 assists. Howard contributed 18 points and 8 rebounds, Jamison had 17 points, and Meeks added 13 points for the Lakers.