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Clippers set record with amazing comeback

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O.J. Mayo #32 of the Memphis Grizzlies and Mo Williams #25 of the Los Angeles Clippers collide in Game One of the Western Conference Quarterfinals in the 2012 NBA Playoffs at FedExForum on April 29, 2012 in Memphis, Tennessee. Andy Lyons/Getty Images

In Memphis last night, the L.A. Clippers improbably launched one of the greatest comebacks in NBA history. Down by 27 points in the 4th quarter, the Clippers somehow turned it around and beat the Memphis Grizzlies in the first game of their post-season match-up: 99 to 98.

Sports writer Kevin Arnovitz was among the stunned onlookers and he joins the show to discuss how the game defied logic and what brought the team an unlikely victory.


Kevin Arnovitz writes about the Clips for

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