About Jill Painter

Jill Painter is a sports columnist for the Los Angeles News Group, covering everything from the Dodgers, Lakers, Clippers, USC, UCLA, Kings, golf and all human interest stories in sports.

Hollins on the ejection

Ryan Hollins put Goran Dragic in an extended headlock and was assessed a flagrant 2 foul and the automatic ejection in the fourth quarter.
“I don’t want to discuss the incident until I speak to the NBA,” HOllins said. “I definitely didn’t have intent to hurt, and I don’t think (Dragic) did either.”

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Thoughts on Clippers’ 101-95 win over Nets

The Clippers came up with the big plays down the stretch in notching a big – aren’t they all now? – 101-95 win over Brooklyn. With 48 seconds left, Jamal Crawford stole a lazy pass from Deron Williams and slam dunked it on the other end for a four-point lead. Chris Paul had 17 of his 29 points in the fourth quarter, but Crawfrod’s play was the biggest of the game. Lob City’s play of the game came on the defensive end. Strange but true.

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