Los Angeles, CA (Sports Network) - Chris Paul returned from a three-game absence and tallied 22 points and 11 assists in the Los Angeles Clippers' 94-87 victory over the Washington Wizards.
Paul, who was dealing with a bruised right knee cap, was 6-of-16 from the floor for the Clippers, who won all three games during Paul's absence. Los Angeles moved to 19-4 at home.
Blake Griffin tallied 17 points and 11 rebounds in the triumph.
John Wall netted 24 points to go with six assists for Washington, which had won four of five coming in after beginning the season 4-28.