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“Man, me and J.J. had a lot of shots that we would love to have over again,” he said. “They didn’t go down. I think it’s going to be tough for us to win if me and J.J. can’t throw it in the ocean.”Redick could not agree more.“Yeah, we have to shoot the ball better, obviously, for us to play well offensively,” he said. “I thought we got great shots, not just Chris and I, but our team. I thought the way we moved the ball against their (defensive) switches was great.”The Clippers are 43-27 and will limp home 1-4 on the road trip that also included losses at San Antonio, Memphis and New Orleans; the win was at Houston.Perhaps the player with the most energy Wednesday was the Clippers’ DeAndre Jordan. He had 19 points, 20 rebounds and two blocks.“I thought DJ was the most dominant player on the floor overall,” Doc Rivers said.The Warriors were led by the Splash Brothers, Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson. Curry scored a game-high 33 and Thompson had 32. Curry shot 12 of 23 overall, 4 of 10 from 3-point range. Curry had shot 3 of 21 from deep his past two games.“I never felt like that in the first place,” Curry said when asked about a long-distance slump. “It’s a long season. Everyone goes through a couple of ups and downs. It’s a lot of games.“You just have to stick it and I feel like I can still play better, so I’m looking forward to what’s coming up.”Thompson shot 7 of 10 from beyond the arc.Austin Rivers scored 16 off the bench for the Clippers.As for the Warriors, they are faced with the task of deciding when to sit players down the stretch, whether it’s strictly for rest or because of a nagging injury. It’s not an easy deal for coach Steve Kerr because his team is trying to both secure the No. 1 seed in the West as well as chase the best regular-season record of all time.The Warriors began play four games ahead of second-place San Antonio in the West. Kerr said that before he thought it was too early to talk about this situation. With only three weeks left in the regular season, the time has come.“Now we’re right there,” Kerr said. “We need to win 10 to set the record; that’s pretty enticing. It’s really the players’ record. I know they want to get it, so we’ll act accordingly.“If the players want to go and they’re fine physically, we’ll probably play them. If we see something, if there’s an injury, somebody’s nicked up and we could potentially cause harm, then we’ll sit that player down.” “It was a little more than that,” Clippers coach Doc Rivers said when asked if the poor shooting of Paul and Redick was why his team lost. “I mean, they got great looks. If I had to go in before the game and look at the shots that they both had, I’m taking almost every one of them. They just had one of those nights that it wouldn’t go in for them.”Somehow, the Clippers trailed by just two (51-49) at halftime. They were behind, 81-72, after three quarters. But after getting down by 16 at 90-74 with 9:06 to play, the Clippers pulled within seven points (90-83) on two free throws by Austin Rivers with 7:20 left. That was as close as they would get.“There were times when we were still right there,” Doc Rivers said. “We had the stretch where we cut it to seven, I think, and I think we had five defensive mistakes in a row. And that’s the only time I got, like, heated. I don’t mind if a team scores. You just can’t have those breakdowns.“In the playoffs, it comes down to a single possession and we had too many single possessions where we made mistakes. But overall, listen, I liked how we played, I loved their energy.”Paul had no problem putting the onus for the defeat on himself and Redick. Newsroom GuidelinesNews TipsContact UsReport an Error OAKLAND >> Make that 51 consecutive regular-season victories at home for the reigning champion Golden State Warriors dating to this past season.On a night when the Clippers played with a lot of spirit, they could not overcome poor shooting performances by starting guards Chris Paul and J.J. Redick and the Warriors scored a 114-98 victory on Wednesday night before a sellout of 19,596 at Oracle Arena.Chris Paul scored just two points in the first half, 13 overall on 4 of 16 shooting; 1 of 6 from 3-point range. Redick scored only nine points on 4 of 13 from the field; he also was just 1 of 6 from deep.It was too much to overcome against the best team the league has seen in some time. The Warriors are 64-7 and with 11 games to play. They still have a shot at putting together the best regular season in history. That currently belongs to the Chicago Bulls, who went 72-10 in 1995-96.