Exclusive: Photos of the Los Angeles Clippers Guarding Luka Doncic During Sunday's Overtime Thriller

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Here’s some shots of Reggie Jackson contesting Luka’s game-winning step-back.

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Here’s a really good one of Marcus Morris getting switched on to Luka in the fourth quarter.

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Paul George also took a stab at guarding Luka. I got a great shot of that too.

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Kawhi Leonard was mostly successful when defending Luka, which is why Doc Rivers’ decision to switch everything remains curious.

Here’s Kawhi guarding Luka.

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And then here’s Kawhi—known as the NBA’s best defensive player—allowing the switch to happen so easily.

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Game 5 is Tuesday night at 9 p.m.

Damon Young is the editor-in-chief of VSB, a contributing opinion writer for The New York Times, and the author of What Doesn't Kill You Makes You Blacker (Ecco/HarperCollins)

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