Los Angeles: Blake Griffin scored nine of his 30 points in the final 5:18, and the Los Angeles Clippers wrapped up their two-game preseason sweep of the Lakers with a 108-103 victory on Wednesday night.
Kobe Bryant did not dress for the Lakers because of a torn ligament in his right wrist. A MRI revealed the extent of the injury, which occurred Monday night in the third quarter of a 114-95 loss.
Caron Butler and reserve guard Mo Williams each scored 16 points, and Jordan added 14 for the Clippers, who open their season Christmas night at Golden State. Chris Paul finished with 10 assists and seven points.
Andrew Bynum had 26 points and 11 rebounds for the Lakers, who also begin their schedule Sunday against Chicago.