Patrick Beverley scored Clippers’ only victory in Game 1 and will test Kevin Durant and Warriors again

Throwing off the 2-time defending champion Warriors is a towering process, but if Beverley, who jawed with Durant and flailed his arms to mock what he thought-about a flop, can present sufficient of a distraction or edge to flip a recreation, the Clippers will take it. Beverley walked a positive line Saturday. Even without Durant, Golden State still had an all-NBA lineup featuring Stephen Curry, Klay Thompson and Draymond Green. In the meantime, the ejection value the Clippers their emotional leader and greatest defender and shrank their margin for error.

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