The San Antonio Spurs lost their first playoff opener in four years on Sunday night, losing to the Los Angeles Clippers 107-92 on the road.
The Spurs fell behind early by 12 points in the first quarter and could never recover, eventually losing by the final margin of 15.
Kawhi Leonard carried his recent string of solid games into Sunday’s outing, adding 18 points, six rebounds, and three assists. Tim Duncan also played well, recording an 11 point, 11 rebound double-double.
For the Clippers, it was all about the Chris Paul show. The MVP candidate electrified the crowd with 32 points, seven rebounds, and six assists. Blake Griffin put on a show as well for Clippers nation, 26 points, 12 rebounds, and six assists.
Now that the game is over, we have San Antonio Spurs playoffs post-game grades from game one of the Spurs-Clippers series.
Check out our grades below!