Blake Griffin RUMORS & NEWS

  • Blake Griffin's attorney granted more time to settle battery case

    Orange County Register "An incident in a Las Vegas nightclub during the Clippers’ preseason remains unresolved. Blake Griffin is facing a simple battery charge for an incident at Tao nightclub inside the Venetian on the Las Vegas Strip, and Monday, his attorney was given more time to work out a settlement. Richard..." January 13

  • Clippers' Blake Griffin gets January court date on assault charge

    Los Angeles Times "The lawyer for Los Angeles Clippers star forward Blake Griffin on Monday told a Las Vegas judge that he has completed his investigation of a man’s claim that Griffin assaulted him inside a nightclub on the Strip. Las Vegas Justice of the Peace Pro Tem William Jansen set a Jan. 12 status check..." December 09

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    Arash Markazi @ArashMarkazi

    Blake Griffin on Vegas charge: "I'm not allowed to speak on that but I'm very confident in the situation once I can I will."

  • Blake Griffin Charged in Las Vegas Bitch Slapping "Blake Griffin has been charged with a crime for allegedly slapping the crap out of a man inside a Las Vegas nightclub ...TMZ Sports has learned. The incident went down last month when Blake was at Tao Nightclub. According to the alleged victim -- Daniel Schuman -- the Clippers superstar was..." November 13

  • Faried admits to flop on Blake flagrant

    CSN Northwest "Steve Blake and Kenneth Faried provided some fireworks late in the fourth quarter of the Blazers 116-110 victory over the Nuggets. Faried set a pick on Blake, but added a little extra shove for good measure. Blake, all 6’3’, 172 pounds of him, took exception and delivered a hockey-style body..." November 10

  • Blake Griffin still finding room to improve for Clippers

    L.A. Daily News "Blake Griffin finished third in the Most Valuable Player voting this past season. But the MVP issue is not something the Clippers’ 6-foot-10 power forward feels all that comfortable discussing. He hasn’t earned it yet, and he knows it. “It’s not even something I put much thought into, to be..." October 30

  • Blake Griffin -- ALLEGEDLY B***H-SLAPPED CLUBGOER ... Cops Investigating "Blake Griffin has been accused of bitch-slapping a 39-year-old man inside a nightclub in Vegas this weekend ... TMZ Sports has learned. Here's what we know ... a man named Daniel says he was partying at Tao nightclub in the Venetian in the early hours of October 19th when he tried to take a..." October 23

  • Blake Griffin vows to 'stand up for himself' more after hard fouls

    SB Nation "Griffin hasn't strongly retaliated after any of the hard fouls he has taken throughout his career, but that could change in the future. Los Angeles Clippers star Blake Griffin has always done an admirable job restraining himself from retaliating after taking a hard foul, but after getting..." October 21

  • Blake Griffin calls Steve Ballmer 'a cool dad,' Donald Sterling a 'weird uncle'

    SB Nation "The Los Angeles Clippers have only been owned by Steve Ballmer for a few months, but star player Blake Griffin has already thrown his support fully behind the former Microsoft CEO. Comparing the Clippers' new owner to their previous one, Donald Sterling, in a piece for The Players' Tribune,..." October 17

  • Blake Griffin addresses Donald Sterling situation in blog article

    The Player's Tribune "Donald Sterling had me by the hand. You know that thing elderly women do where they grab the top of your hand with just their fingers and lead you around? That’s what he was doing. We were in Malibu for his annual White Party, and it was the first time I was meeting him since the Clippers had..." October 16

  • Blake Griffin reveals bizarre Donald Sterling story

    Fox Sports "Blake Griffin has shed some light on what it was like playing for owner Donald Sterling. In a cover story for this month's GQ, the Clippers forward was asked if the former owner, who was banned by the NBA in April, used to bring women into the team's locker room to watch players..." September 23

  • Blake Griffin has fracture in back

    ESPN Los Angeles "Los Angeles Clippers forward Blake Griffin withdrew last week from Team USA training camp for the FIBA World Cup because he was advised by doctors to give a small fracture in his back more time to heal before the start of the next NBA season, sources with knowledge of the situation told..." July 29

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    Ramona Shelburne @ramonashelburne

    Yes, the Clippers are discussing a run at LeBron. No, they would not trade Blake Griffin. Doc has assured him many times he's "untouchable"

  • Blake Griffin's 16th technical triggers one game suspension

    ESPN Los Angeles "Clippers forward Blake Griffin and guard J.J. Redick will not travel with the team for its final regular-season game Wednesday against the Portland Trail Blazers. Clippers coach Doc Rivers already had planned on resting Redick, but the decision to give Griffin the night off was essentially..." April 16

  • Chris Paul, Blake Griffin lead Clippers to 120-97 victory over Lakers

    L.A. Daily News "Mike D’Antoni is coach of one of the worst Lakers teams in franchise history. That doesn’t mean he’s not smart enough to know which Clippers players he has to fear most. “They have a lot of weapons and obviously (Chris) Paul spearheads the whole thing,” D’Antoni said ahead of Sunday’s game with..." April 07

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    Los Angeles Clippers @LAClippers

    BG said he will be cautious about back heading into final few regular season games, but added other than some "tightness" he's unconcerned

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    Brad Turner @BA_Turner

    Blake Griffin shooting before Clippers shootaround Doc says Blake "game time decision" for Clips @Suns tonight

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    Brad Turner @BA_Turner

    Blake Griffin (back spasms), Jamal Crawford (sore left Achilles') both doubtful for Clippers @Phoenix Wednesday

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    Brad Turner @BA_Turner

    Hearing Blake Griffin doubtful for Clippers at Minny Monday night with back spasms.

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    Brad Turner @BA_Turner

    Clippers come out to warmup for game without Blake Griffin on court.

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    Dan Woike @DanWoikeSports

    Doc Rivers said Blake Griffin is "50-50" to play tonight against Minnesota.

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    Brad Turner @BA_Turner

    Hearing Blake Griffin doubtful for Clippers at Minny Monday night with back spasms.

  • Blake Griffin exits with back spasms "Los Angeles Clippers forward Blake Griffin left Saturday night's 118-107 win against the Houston Rockets with back spasms and did not return. Griffin departed with 5:48 left in the first quarter. He was grabbing his lower back as he walked off the court and continued to hold it as he bit his..." March 30

  • Clippers' Blake Griffin is confronted by Jermaine O'Neal after game

    Los Angeles Times "Blake Griffin was talking to friends in a Staples Center hallway after the Clippers’ victory over the Golden State Warriors on Wednesday night when Jermaine O’Neal walked up and got into Griffin’s face. Griffin was posing for pictures when he was approached by the angry backup center for the..." March 13

  • Blake Griffin’s 37 points lead Clippers past Phoenix

    L.A. Daily News "The Phoenix Suns have had the Clippers’ attention ever since Dec. 30, when they beat the Clippers by 19 points at Staples Center. Now you can add the Suns as yet another “rival” after the season series took a more physical turn during the Clippers’ 112-105 home victory Monday night. Blake..." March 11

  • Expected 2014 NBA All-Star Game starters "On Thurday night at 7 p.m. ET, TNT's "Inside the NBA" will announce the 2014 NBA All-Star starters. We've gota pretty good idea of what that's going to look like based on earlier returns. Here are the expected results. The big questions: Will Chris Paul re-take his spot from Stephen Curry for..." January 23

  • Melo says rumors about being traded for Blake 'silly and stupid'

    Newsday "Carmelo Anthony never said he didn't want to play with Chris Paul. But he called the recent report that the Knicks and Clippers might consider an Anthony-for-Blake Griffin trade "silly and stupid." Clippers coach Doc Rivers also used the word "stupid" four times in reaction to the ESPN report,..." January 07

  • Clips, Knicks considering Griffin for Melo trade "ESPN reports the Knicks have "discussed" the idea of proposing a trade to the Clippers that would send Carmelo Anthony to LA in exchange for Blake Griffin. With the looming possibility of Carmelo Anthony departing New York as a free agent this summer, New York Knicks officials have..." January 04

  • Why NBA players don't like Blake Griffin

    SB Nation "When Draymond Green elbowed Blake Griffin in the mouth early in the third quarter of the Christmas evening battle between the Golden State Warriors and Los Angeles Clippers, no one was really that surprised. When Andrew Bogut got tangled up with Griffin later in the quarter by face-guarding the..." December 28

  • Blake Griffin vindicated, Draymond Green fined after Warriors-Clippers

    USA Today "The Los Angeles Clippers got the call they wanted the day after it mattered. Clippers forward Blake Griffin's ejection in Wednesday's loss to the Golden State Warriors was overruled Thursday by the NBA. Griffin had been given a technical foul, his second of the game, with 10:43 left in the..." December 27

  • Blake Griffin calls the Warriors' tactics 'cowardly' "Things got heated on Christmas between the Warriors and Clippers, which resulted in a player from each side being ejected. For the Warriors, it was Draymond Green for a high elbow to Blake Griffin. For the Clippers though it was Griffin, who already on a technical because of Green's elbow,..." December 26

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    Dan Woike @DanWoikeSports

    NBA says Blake Griffin shouldn't have received 2nd technical foul and shouldn't have been ejected

  • Blake Griffin ejected after dust up with Andrew Bogut

    Pro Basketball Talk "The first technical came when Draymond Green got an elbow up above Griffin’s shoulders and he reacted to the blow. Not sure it deserved a technical but he got it. The second came in the above tussle with Andrew Bogut. Griffin and Bogut were battling for rebound position, got tangled up and..." December 26

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    NBA @NBA

    Just Announced: @DwyaneWade (26.3ppg, 3-0) of the @MiamiHEAT & @BlakeGriffin32 (26ppg, 11.3rpg) of the @LAClippers named Players of the Week

  • Wade, Griffin named Players of the Week "The Miami Heat's Dwyane Wade and the Los Angeles Clippers' Blake Griffin today were named NBA Eastern and Western Conference Players of the Week, respectively, for games played Monday, Dec. 16, through Sunday, Dec. 22. Wade averaged 26.3 points (fourth in the Eastern Conference) while leading..." December 23

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    Dan Woike @DanWoikeSports

    After the #LAC win, Blake Griffin had his right elbow drained. Griffin has had chronic issues with a burst bursa sac.

  • LeBron, Griffin Named NBA Players Of The Week

    Real GM Basketball "LeBron James and Blake Griffin have been named the NBA Players of the Week. James averaged a league-best 34.0 points in leading the Heat to a 3-0 week. He led Miami in scoring in all three games and shot .702 from the field (fifth in the league), .625 from three-point range, and .810 from the..." November 18

  • 2013/2014 Los Angeles Clippers Season Preview
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    Dan Woike @DanWoikeSports

    Blake Griffin (ankle) and Matt Barnes (calf) were limited but both participated in today's practice

  • Blake Griffin: No more 'Lob City'

    ESPN Los Angeles "No Blake Griffin isn't grounded. He'll still be one of the NBA's best dunkers. But "Lob City" the nickname for Griffin and his high-flying teammates with the Los Angeles Clippers might be. "Lob City doesn't exist anymore. Lob City is done" Griffin told ESPN's Shelley Smith in an interview at..." October 03

  • Doc Rivers plans to play DeAndre Jordan and Blake Griffin in the 4th "Blake Griffin and DeAndre Jordan make up a huge chunk of the Clippers' star power and salary cap. They are undeniably the front court core of their future. But last season despite subtle improvement from both players there was a lot of criticism because the two didn't make bigger jumps...." October 02

  • Blake Griffin, Kris Humphries Get Mistaken for Each Other Often, Humphries Says

    NESN "Kris Humphries has gotten an inordinate amount of screen time in the past couple of years. Most forwards who have averaged 6.6 points and 5.5 rebounds per game over the course of their nine-year careers don’t grace Page Six of the New York Post on a regular basis. Most NBA forwards aren’t Kim..." September 13

  • Hakeem Olajuwon Thinks Blake Griffin Needs His Help

    Fully Clips "It’s the summer time so you know what that means: Hakeem Olajuwon is collecting a massive check to help you favorite player become a better post player and have better footwork. We know many who have worked with Olajuwon. Kobe Bryant Lebron James Amare Stoudemire Javale McGee and most recently..." September 07

  • Griffin agrees with CP3: Time to step up role

    ESPN Los Angeles "If Chris Paul meant to challenge his teammate Blake Griffin when he said recently that the Los Angeles Clippers will "definitely go as Blake goes" it worked. Not only did Griffin hear his teammates words he agreed with them. "[Paul] has a huge role on this team" Griffin said Thursday in an..." August 15

  • CP3 says hopes rest on Blake Griffin "Chris Paul quickly became the leader of the Los Angeles Clippers when he was traded in December 2011. But as far as he's concerned young forward Blake Griffin is the key to the franchise's title hopes. "Blake is one of those guys where his age has nothing to do with anything" Paul said in a..." August 06

  • Billups: Blake Griffin 'too nice'

    ESPN Los Angeles "Chauncey Billups said Monday that Blake Griffin might be "too nice" and NBA opponents often take advantage of that aspect of the Los Angeles Clippers power forward's personality. Billups, who was an on-set guest on ESPN's "First Take," was reacting to commentary on the program that Griffin is..." June 11

  • Billups: Blake Griffin 'too nice' "Chauncey Billups said Monday that Blake Griffin might be "too nice" and NBA opponents often take advantage of that aspect of the Los Angeles Clippers power forward's personality. Billups, who was an on-set guest on ESPN's "First Take," was reacting to commentary on the program that Griffin is..." June 10

  • Report: Garnett, Pierce, Doc Rivers to Clippers for Griffin, Bledsoe Deal Being ‘Talked About’

    NESN "Feel free to take this with a grain of salt, but Stephen A. Smith is hearing rumors of a blockbuster trade between the Celtics and Clippers. The deal that Smith brought up on First Take would reportedly send Kevin Garnett and Paul Pierce to the Clippers for Blake Griffin, Eric Bledsoe, DeAndre..." May 07

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    Madelyn Burke @MadelynBurke

    Blake Griffin had X-ray on sprained right ankle yesterday (negative) getting MRI this morning. VDN says will see how he feels, day-to-day

  • Clippers' Blake Griffin on ankle sprain: 'I've never had one this bad before'

    Los Angeles Times "Blake Griffin has a sprain of his right ankle and is listed as day-to-day for Friday's Game 6 in the Clippers' playoff series against Memphis. Griffin, who sustained the injury during Monday's practice after landing on Lamar Odom's foot while attempting a pass, said it's the worst sprain he's..." May 01