Mobley Clippers handle Blazers

Cuttino Mobley had 25 points while Elton Brand added 21 points as the Los Angeles Clippers cruised to a 99-86 win over the Portland Trail Blazers on Saturday night. Quinton Ross added 17 points for the Clippers, who ran out to a huge lead and held on despite playing without Corey Maggette. Brandon Roy had 23 points to lead the Blazers, who were missing two starters, and also lost LaMarcus Aldridge early in the game.