Tip-Off for 11/4/12 (featuring LeBron James): Clippers D tightens up to hand the Jazz their first home loss; Anderson Varejao brings his hard hat

Posted in Blogroll on December 4th, 2012 by Ron Glover

(Every Joe.com)

Varejao has recorded seven straight double-doubles.

The Clippers twisted their defensive thumbscrews, holding off a late rally by the Utah Jazz to pull out a 105-104 victory. The loss was the Jazz’s first at home this season.

With leading scorer Kyrie Irving on the shelf, the Cleveland Cavaliers have turned to Anderson Varejao for leadership. The 8-year veteran has not disappointed. Varejao has become a walking double-double despite the team’s struggles.

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