WATCH: Brett Dawson’s analysis: Thunder clips L.A.’s streak win 135-114 rout

WATCH: Brett Dawson’s analysis: Thunder clips L.A.’s streak win 135-114 rout

The Thunder snapped the Clippers’ nine-game winning streak with a performance impressive enough that there’s no asterisk needed for the absence of an L.A. star.

Brett Dawson

By Brett Dawson

| Dec 21, 2023, 11:35pm CST

Brett Dawson

By Brett Dawson

Dec 21, 2023, 11:35pm CST

The Clippers didn’t have Kawhi Leonard and were on the second night of a back-to-back, but the Thunder’s 135-114 win over L.A. doesn’t need an asterisk. OKC played well enough to believe it could have snapped the Clippers’ nine-game winning streak regardless. 

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Brett Dawson, the Thunder beat writer at Sellout Crowd, has covered basketball for more than 20 seasons at the pro and college levels. He previously worked the Thunder beat at The Oklahoman and The Athletic and also has covered the New Orleans Pelicans, Los Angeles Lakers and L.A. Clippers. He’s covered college programs at Louisville, Illinois and Kentucky, his alma mater. He taught sports journalism for a year at the prestigious Missouri School of Journalism. You can reach him at [email protected] or find him sipping a stout or an IPA at one of Oklahoma City’s better breweries.

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