Leonard and the Clippers face the Grizzlies
Los Angeles; Saturday, 3 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Kawhi Leonard leads Los Angeles into a matchup with Memphis. He ranks eighth in the NBA averaging 25.3 points per game.
The Clippers are 16-8 in Western Conference games. Los Angeles is second in the NBA with 11.3 offensive rebounds per game led by Montrezl Harrell averaging 3.0 offensive boards.
The Grizzlies are 8-14 in Western Conference play. Memphis averages 45.1 rebounds per game and is 4-12 when opponents grab more rebounds.
TOP PERFORMERS: Williams leads the Clippers with 6.2 assists and scores 19.1 points per game. Leonard has averaged 5.7 rebounds and added 20.9 points per game over the last 10 games for Los Angeles.
LAST 10 GAMES: Clippers: 6-4, averaging 116.2 points, 45.1 rebounds, 23.2 assists, 8.6 steals and 4.4 blocks per game while shooting 47.2 percent from the field. Their opponents have averaged 109.9 points on 45.7 percent shooting.
Grizzlies: 5-5, averaging 116.9 points, 45 rebounds, 29.7 assists, 6.4 steals and 4.7 blocks per game while shooting 49.6 percent from the field. Their opponents have averaged 117 points on 47.8 percent shooting.
INJURIES: Clippers: Patrick Beverley: out (wrist sprain).
Grizzlies: None listed.