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Crawford returns, Hill still out

LOS ANGELES -- Los Angeles Clippers guard Jamal Crawford returned to the lineup Wednesday after missing two games because of a sore left foot.

"It's good to have him back," Clippers coach Vinny Del Negro said. "He's ready."

Clippers forward Grant Hill, who has not played this season because of bone bruises in his right knee, went through practices Monday and Tuesday and pregame shootaround but did not dress Wednesday. He is, however, expected to play Saturday against the Orlando Magic.

"I just wanted to give him a couple of extra days," Del Negro said. "He practiced yesterday and there were no setbacks. I just want to give him a couple more days of conditioning and contact and to get his timing down."