Chris Paul scores 30 as Clippers overcome pesky Sixers
Clippers center DeAndre Jordan holds down Philadelphia forward Richaun Holmes. AP

CHRIS Paul and DeAndre Jordan showed the way as the Clippers edged the Philadelphia 76ers, 112-110, on Saturday in Los Angeles (Sunday, Manila time).

The Clippers made it two straight wins after downing the Memphis Grizzlies, posting their 40th win in 66 games.

Paul came up with 30 points on 11 of 16 shooting for the Clippers, who were not able to take full control until the final five munutes.

Jordan had 19 points and 20 rebounds, while Blake Griffin also had a double-double with 15 and 10.

The Sixers suffered their fourth straight loss and 42nd in 67outings.

Richaun Holmes had 24 points and was a rebound short of a double-double, while Dario Saric scored 16 for Philadelphia.

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