The first-place Los Angeles Clippers host the Milwaukee Bucks Saturday night looking to continue their home success at Staples Center. The Clippers won 16 of their final 21 home games last season and are 2-1 so far this season in Los Angeles. Here are the relevant details of Saturday night's contest:
Records: Clippers (3-2);(2-4)
Location: Staples Center in downtown Los Angeles
Time: 7:30 p.m.
TV: Prime Ticket and NBA-TV, with Ralph Lawler and Michael Smith on the call.
Leading Scorers: Blake Griffin, Clippers (25.2 points per game, sixth in NBA); Brandon Jennings, Bucks (19.8 ppg)
Welcome Home: Three Bucks have ties to Los Angeles. Jennings is a native of Compton, Shaun Livingston played three seasons with the Clippers before suffering one of the worst knee injuries in recent memory, and Luc Richard Mbah a Moute played two seasons for the UCLA Bruins.
Perfection: Chauncey Billups has made all 17 of his free throw attempts this season, one of five NBA players with at least 11 free throw attempts without a miss this season.
Road Woes: Milwaukee is 2-0 at home this season, but 0-4 on the road. They have lost the first three games of their five-game road trip which ends Sunday in Phoenix.
Streaking: The Clippers have beaten the Bucks three straight times in Los Angeles, and have beaten Milwaukee in 13 of their last 20 meetings overall.
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