The Boston Celtics came all the way back from a 16 point first half deficit before falling short against the LA Clippers 111-105.Avery Bradley and Jordan Crawford each scored 24 points to get the Celtics as close as four points in the fourth quarter. Jeff Green, Brandon Bass and Jerryd Bayless also scored in double figures in the loss. For Los Angeles, Blake Griffin scored a game high 29 points to go along with 8 assists and 6 rebounds, Jamal Crawford added 26 points. The Clippers became another team that had success shooting the 3-pointer against Boston hitting on 11 of 30 tries.

The Celtics are now 0-3 on this road trip that finishes with games against Golden State on Friday and Portland Saturday.

After the game, Boston coach Brad Stevens was not happy with the loss but pleased with the teams effort.