Blake Griffin plays 11 minutes in 1st half, Clippers lead Wizards 60-49

Blake Griffin

Blake Griffin/Photo courtesy of Los Angeles Clippers


Blake Griffin played 11 minutes and two seconds in the first half Sunday against the visiting Washington Wizards. It was Griffin’s first action since Christmas, and he had missed the previous 45 games.

Griffin scored two points on 1 of 2 shooting, grabbed four rebounds and doled out two assists for the Clippers (47-28), who took a lead of 60-49 over the Wizards into the halftime break.

Chris Paul and J.J. Redick scored 13 points apiece in the half and Jamal Crawford scored eight off the bench.

Marcin Gortat led the Wizards (37-39) with 10 points and Nene scored eight.