Listen: Golden State Warriors, Clippers And Lou Williams discussed on WGR Programming
"Balmer store crazy. Clippers all the way back. They take the lead with fifteen seconds to go. And at the end, two seconds ago. Ball tipped high in the air, the Los Angeles Clippers with the biggest comeback in NBA playoff history. And they do it to the two time defending champs LA split the series at a game apiece. One thirty five one thirty one over the stunned warriors. Clippers come all the way back from down thirty one. They get the victory. Coach Doc Rivers. We were just looking for in a lineup tonight. They were beating us in every facet of the game. We kept searching we kept surgeon, and we kind of stumbled on that we light. We kinda changed a couple of things offensively and defensively in the fourth or in the third on the fly, and you know, it worked wars, but I thought it was uh spirit more than anything, you know, just every single guy. I love the in of the game that she made they great decision pass. And then shale made a big shot. Those are two our rookies down the stretch of a game. I loved it down thirty one. They throw in some of their, you know, down down the bench guys is it as simple as just keep fighting. We have to. It's it's who we are. You know, we talked about that. Every time out is is just who we are be us. We said it overnight. Let's be us. Don't change keep playing the way we play. And you know, they hung in there long enough. And we found a way to win the gay even in the in the third when you guys were down quite a bit. Pat was was still clapping and getting defensively is so important for us. You know? I think people get lost in some of his antics and stuff. But his spirit, and is so so important for our team, you know, he he was encouraging everybody I thought human and Lou in particular in the timeouts when we were down. I thought that the chip going to the young guys you can see that. I thought that was really important for us. Doc Rivers coach for three different twenty point postseason comebacks in his career clippers responsible for this one one thirty five one thirty one the final you heard it here on ESPN radio. Marquette assuring John Barry record side with the call the Golden State Warriors had a thirty one point lead in the third quarter and the Los Angeles Clippers J B just put together the biggest comeback in NBA postseason history. How did they do it? I'm not quite sure. A lot of it had to do. I think Steph curry coming out of the ball game two and a half minutes into the third. Remember he was sensational. The first half twenty two points in that half. Never got going never got into a rhythm. He leaves the game. They have a huge lead. And they started pointing the score. They didn't play the opponent and hats off to this clipper group did not give up your down twenty three at the half seventy three fifty. And here's what they do in the second half. They shoot thirty for forty five in the second half. They make eight threes. Shoot fourteen of them. They scored eighty five points in the second half against the Golden State Warriors eighty five to fifty eight they outscored Golden State in the second half. That's remarkable. And if that doesn't wake up this group, I don't know what will. But I know they're going to be ready to go. When a couple of days down in LA because Steve Kerr has got to be livid. You don't give away a playoff game. Who knows what would what's going to happen with DeMarcus cousins? And now you got to play an extra game. It's going to be at least five games. Not a lot of good comes out tonight for Golden State to Marcus cousins left in the first quarter. Trying to chase down a loose ball non-contact grabbed his left by the word late after the game. Is there is concern? According to that there could be a torn left quad. The MRI is on Tuesday. They hope it's just a strain. That's the injury part of it. And the other part of it is our is a Herrell, and Lou Williams of foreign in the side and more than that for the warriors fifty one game on sixty wanting game they twenty to thirty one mantras herald doesn't miss a shot nine for nine ten rebounds twenty five points. Lou Williams, thirty six points, eleven assists. They couldn't they had no answer for him in game one. They've had no answer here in game two and the goals day wers better wake up because twenty two turnovers here tonight that cost him as well. They started playing like a day. Physically and this clipper grew I can't say enough about all these guys not giving up and that was an amazing amazing comeback against the two time defending world champions historic Monday night at the oracle the fans here left disappointed the fans in Los Angeles.."