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Clippers rally to beat Thunder 111-103 after 1st-half scuffle leads to 2 ejections

  • Los Angeles Clippers forward Matt Barnes, left and Clippers forward Blake Griffin, second from left, tangle with Oklahoma City Thunder forward Serge Ibaka, second from right, of Congo, and Thunder guard Russell Westbrook, right, in the first half of their NBA basketball game Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2013, in Los Angeles. Ibaka and Barnes were ejected from the game after the scuffle. (AP Photo/Alex Gallardo)

    Los Angeles Clippers forward Matt Barnes, left and Clippers forward Blake Griffin, second from left, tangle with Oklahoma City Thunder forward Serge Ibaka, second from right, of Congo, and Thunder guard Russell Westbrook, right, in the first half of their NBA basketball game Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2013, in Los Angeles. Ibaka and Barnes were ejected from the game after the scuffle. (AP Photo/Alex Gallardo)  (The Associated Press)

  • Los Angeles Clippers forward Blake Griffin, left, gets into a skirmish with Oklahoma City Thunder forward Serge Ibaka (9), forward Kevin Durant, right, and guard Russell Westbrook, second form right, in the first half of an NBA basketball game Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2013, in Los Angeles. Ibaka and Clippers forward Matt Barnes were ejected. (AP Photo/Alex Gallardo)

    Los Angeles Clippers forward Blake Griffin, left, gets into a skirmish with Oklahoma City Thunder forward Serge Ibaka (9), forward Kevin Durant, right, and guard Russell Westbrook, second form right, in the first half of an NBA basketball game Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2013, in Los Angeles. Ibaka and Clippers forward Matt Barnes were ejected. (AP Photo/Alex Gallardo)  (The Associated Press)

  • Oklahoma City Thunder forward Serge Ibaka, top, of Congo, tangles with Los Angeles Clippers forward Blake Griffin, right, in the first half of their NBA basketball game Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2013, in Los Angeles. A scuffle ensued causing Ibaka and Clippers forward Matt Barnes (not pictured) to be ejected from the game. (AP Photo/Alex Gallardo)

    Oklahoma City Thunder forward Serge Ibaka, top, of Congo, tangles with Los Angeles Clippers forward Blake Griffin, right, in the first half of their NBA basketball game Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2013, in Los Angeles. A scuffle ensued causing Ibaka and Clippers forward Matt Barnes (not pictured) to be ejected from the game. (AP Photo/Alex Gallardo)  (The Associated Press)

Blake Griffin had 22 points and 12 rebounds after being involved in a first-half scuffle that resulted in two ejections, sparking the Los Angeles Clippers to a 111-103 victory over the Oklahoma City Thunder on Wednesday night.

Serge Ibaka of the Thunder and Matt Barnes of the Clippers were ejected, and Griffin received a technical foul for his part in the altercation with 6 seconds left in the second quarter.

Kevin Durant had 33 points, making 15 of 17 free throws, and 10 assists to lead the Thunder, who had won four straight. Russell Westbrook added 19 points and 10 assists.

Jamal Crawford scored 20 points off the bench for the Clippers, who had six players in double figures while winning their third in a row.