Home Sports Basketball Hollinger: Ten observations from the Clippers’ OT win over the Celtics SportsBasketball Hollinger: Ten observations from the Clippers’ OT win over the Celtics November 21, 2019 9 Facebook Twitter Pinterest WhatsApp LOS ANGELES — Ten observations from the Clippers’ 107-104 overtime win over the Celtics, arguably the best game of the young season … plus one bonus observation that has nothing to do with them at all: 1. Kawhi Leonard and Paul George had one practice together with the Clippers before Wednesday. I’m told they were on opposite teams in a scrimmage, so they hadn’t played with each other at all. For a pair of strangers who both like to keep the ball in their hands, the chemistry didn’t seem bad at all. Most notably, both shot the ball comfortably and willingly off catch-and-shoot opportunities created by the other, rather than feeling the need to pound it a few times themselves (high-usage players often struggle with this – witness LeBron James and Dwyane Wade’s first season together). The Clippers also found ways to leverage the threat of those two to create openings for others, particularly in the fourth quarter and overtime when they… READ NEWS SOURCE RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR ‘Nervous anxiousness’: Nets players share concerns and hope ahead of NBA restart Revisiting the biggest storylines of the NBA season so far Hollinger: The 9 players I’ll be watching most closely in Orlando, starring Zion Wanna play with these dudes? How 'Delete Eight' can nail offseason NBA reading room: 30 teams, 30 book recommendations Bucks reportedly close practice facility following rounds of COVID-19 testing Report: Devin Booker emerging as possible trade target for Knicks NBA releases scrimmage schedule ahead of Orlando restart JJ Redick: NBA players have 'no comfort level' for resuming the season Heat close training facility after second player tests positive for coronavirus Pacers guard Victor Oladipo opts out of remainder of NBA season in Orlando Victor Oladipo explains his decision to sit out the NBA restart to The Athletic LEAVE A REPLY Cancel reply Please enter your comment! Please enter your name here You have entered an incorrect email address! Please enter your email address here Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.