Player of the game: Clippers center DeAndre Jordan had 11 points and 15 rebounds in 20 minutes.
Turning point: The Clippers opened the second quarter on a 9-0 run to take a 35-29 lead, and the Kings never recovered.
Key stat: The Kings shot 34.1 percent, the Clippers 48.4 percent.
X-factors: Jamal Crawford and Austin Rivers combined for 51 points off the Clippers’ bench, including a career-high 28 for Rivers.
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Records: Kings 19-35; Clippers 37-19
Injury update: Kings guard Darren Collison (right hip flexor strain) missed his sixth consecutive game. Forward Reggie Evans (right knee contusion) was out for a second straight game. The Clippers were without All-Star forward Blake Griffin (right elbow surgery).
Up next: The Kings host Memphis on Wednesday, 7 p.m.