Austin Rivers runs the fastbreak in the worst possible way

Without Chris Paul Monday night, the Los Angeles Clippers had no problem slipping past the Houston Rockets for a big 1-0 series lead.

In Paul’s place, Los Angeles inserted Austin Rivers into the starting lineup, and he finished with a strong 17-point, four-steal, three-assist performance.

But it wasn’t all great for the Clippers guard, as he took the ball in transition and failed hard.

Maybe Blake Griffin was right with his version of what happens when Rivers touches the ball.

Prashad is the Senior Content Editor for Cox Media Group's He considers Muhammad Ali, Ray Allen and Paul Pierce some of the all-time greats. Boston is TitleTown, in case you were wondering.
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