In their place, the Clippers are projected to start Austin Rivers and Jamal Crawford, who both started against the Detroit Pistons on Saturday.
The issue, of course, is that they’ll be matched up against the best backcourt in the league in Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson. While Rivers has flashed signs of defensive competence, Curry is a one-man wrecking crew right now, and the Warriors win that matchup decisively.
According to the Orange County Register, Paul Pierce will also continue to start in Lance Stephenson’s place:
Paul Pierce will start at SF tomorrow against the Warriors.