Blake Griffin RUMORS & NEWS

  • NBA Rumors: Clippers offered Blake Griffin for Karl-Anthony Towns

    Clutch Points "With a reported rift between the Minnesota Timberwolves and franchise piece Karl-Anthony Towns, teams have prepared to phone up and explore a potential trade to acquire the talented big man. According to ESPN’s Brian Windhorst, the L.A. Clippers called the Wolves..." May 22

  • Blake Griffin moves on from Kendall Jenner

    Page Six "NBA star Blake Griffin is hitting the town following his public relationship with Kendall Jenner. The new Detroit Piston was spotted chatting with actress Shay Mitchell in the back room of Carbone on Friday during a private event and was seen Thursday at Tijuana Picnic downtown." May 07

  • Pistons might get Blake Griffin back soon

    Detroit News "With the regular season dwindling down to the final few games and the Pistons’ playoff chances dangling by a thinning thread, there doesn’t seem to be much to play for. They trail the Milwaukee Bucks by four games with five left to play and a magic number of two — a combination of wins by the..." April 04

  • Pistons' Blake Griffin (ankle contusion) scratched, has MRI

    ESPN "Detroit forward Blake Griffin was a late scratch for the Pistons' 103-92 win over the Washington Wizards Thursday with a right ankle contusion. The announcement was made about a half-hour before the Pistons moved within 4½ games of the Milwaukee Bucks for the last Eastern Conference playoff..." March 30

  • Detroit Pistons' Blake Griffin sidelined with bone bruise in right ankle

    Detroit Free Press "Blake Griffin will hit the bench after an MRI scan revealed a bone bruise in his right ankle, the Detroit Pistons announced Friday. Griffin, whom the Pistons acquired in a trade with the Los Angeles Clippers on Jan. 29, will be re-evaluated in one week, according to the Pistons. Griffin had the..." March 30

  • Did Blake Griffin take subtle jab at Clippers?

    CBS Sports "Last summer was one of change for the Clippers. Chris Paul was sent to the Houston Rockets in a big trade, JJ Redick went and signed with the Philadelphia 76ers and the Clippers acquired Danilo Gallinari and Milos Teodosic. Lob City was over, but one thing remained the same: Blake Griffin was the..." March 20

  • Blake Griffin's 3-point shooting binge for Detroit Pistons offers hope

    Detroit Free Press "Some critics say the Blake Griffin-Andre Drummond pairing can’t work in today’s NBA. The thought is playing with two traditional big men doesn’t provide enough shooting to keep up in this era of nightly 3-point barrages. But in a process that started toward the end of last season, Griffin..." March 20

  • Blake Griffin learned about Clippers’ true colors after trade

    Clutch Points "Blake Griffin seemed destined for another five years in Los Angeles after the L.A. Clippers signed him to a five-year, $173 million deal and infamously pointed to the banners in hopes to make him a lifelong franchise player. The contract would have kept him in the City of Angels until age 33,..." March 20

  • Pistons doing poor job utilizing Blake Griffin offensively

    Michigan Live "Blake Griffin has been with the Detroit Pistons for one month and the team still hasn't found a solution for his offensive struggles. Griffin is shooting just 40.1 percent in 11 games, far below his career average of 51.2 percent with the Los Angeles Clippers. He has made more than half of his..." February 28

  • Success of Detroit Pistons' Blake Griffin trade rests with Reggie Jackson

    Detroit Free Press "If it’s not clear by now, the Detroit Pistons have moved on to next season. You won’t hear it publicly. Over the next few weeks, you will hear clichés of not quitting and keeping the faith until they are officially eliminated from the Eastern Conference playoff chase. But after Monday..." February 28

  • Blake Griffin’s ex in lawsuit: He had ‘toxic’ relationship with Clippers teammates

    Larry Brown Sports "Blake Griffin is being sued by the mother of his chldren for allegedly abandoning her a week before the former couple was supposed to get married, and the lawsuit the woman filed also contains some juicy information about Griffin’s time with the Clippers. TMZ reports that Brynn Cameron has..." February 14

  • Blake Griffin Sued by ex for Palimony, Kendall Jenner Romance Cited

    Bleacher Report "Detroit Pistons star Blake Griffin is being sued for palimony by his former girlfriend, Brynn Cameron. Per TMZ Sports, Cameron's lawsuit states Griffin called off their wedding and left her after "cruelly embarrassing his family with his public fawning over Kendall Jenner." Griffin and..." February 14

  • Blake Griffin Dumped Brynn Cameron 1 Week Before Wedding Over Prenup

    TMZ "Blake Griffin's ex, Brynn Cameron, claims the NBA star dumped her ONE WEEK before their wedding date because she wouldn't sign a prenup ... and then jetted to Vegas to party without her. In her lawsuit, obtained by TMZ Sports, Brynn claims the NBA star made an oral agreement with her back in..." February 14

  • Are Pistons wasting the 'Blake Effect'?

    Detroit News "All that juice the Pistons generated from the Blake Griffin trade? Vaporized, swept away by waves of defensive lethargy. Barely a week after they made a bold move to save their season, the Pistons have reverted in alarming fashion. From a spark to a fizzle, the Pistons have lost three straight,..." February 13

  • Pistons' SVG: Blake Griffin, Andre Drummond will be terrific combo

    Michigan Live "When you acquire a player of Blake Griffin's caliber, you don't ask him to adjust to your style, you adjust your style to fit his game. That's what Detroit Pistons coach Stan Gundy said his team must do in a hurry, starting tonight in Griffin's debut against the Memphis Grizzlies at Little..." February 01

  • Blake Griffin says he found out about trade via Twitter

    Fanrag Sports "The Detroit Pistons have a new franchise centerpiece in forward Blake Griffin. Acquired from the Los Angeles Clippers on Monday, Griffin had his introductory press conference as a member of the Pistons on Wednesday, still attempting to digest the news that he had been traded just months after..." February 01

  • Report: If Griffin deal fell through, Pistons wanted Kevin Love

    247 Sports "In a blockbuster trade on Monday, the Detroit Pistons acquired Blake Griffin from the Los Angels Clippers. The trade seemed to come out of nowhere but the Pistons were reportedly targeting Griffin for quite some time. And interestingly enough, if they weren't able to acquire the five-time All-Star..." February 01

  • The Pistons Explored Trades With The Lakers, Spurs And Others Before Locking In On Blake Griffin

    Uproxx "The Pistons made the first major move of 2018 in the NBA when they landed Blake Griffin in a blockbuster deal from the Clippers. Detroit gave up Tobias Harris, Avery Bradley, a first and a second round pick for Griffin and his near-max contract in hopes of becoming a playoff team this year and for..." February 01

  • Blake Griffin trade could lead the way for Stan Van Gundy vacating presidency

    Clutch Points "The blockbuster trade that sent Blake Griffin to the Detroit Pistons sent waves not only among L.A. Clippers faithful, who lost their cornerstone player, but also into the Motor City front office, who has clearly shifted focus to a win-now mindset. Having come short of the postseason in..." January 30

  • Detroit already out here selling Blake Griffin jerseys

    Sportsnaut "It has barely been one full day since the Detroit Pistons shocked the NBA world by acquiring All-Star Blake Griffin from the Los Angeles Clippers. But those in the retail industry and the NBA league office are not wasting any time profiting off the trade. Here, we see official Blake Griffin..." January 30

  • SVG: Trading for Blake Griffin was 'worth the risk'

    ESPN "Stan Van Gundy knows there is risk in dealing for Blake Griffin, but it's a risk the Detroit Pistons coach and president of basketball operations was willing to take for a franchise in need of a boost. "Our thinking was this: The hardest thing to do in this league is to get a proven star," Van..." January 30

  • How Blake Griffin Trade Could Have Serious Impact On NBA Free Agency

    NESN "We’re no detectives. But we’re guessing this isn’t how Blake Griffin drew it up. Griffin learned Monday night he’d be moving from sunny Los Angeles to (less sunny) Detroit, of all places, as the Clippers sent the five-time All-Star and his $171 million contract to the Pistons in a blockbuster..." January 30

  • Lolo Jones Trashed Blake Griffin’s Kissing Abilities After He Was Traded

    Total Pro Sports "As if Blake Griffin wasn’t having a bad enough go of it with the shocking news that the star had been dealt to Detroit, he’s now contending with a seemingly unrelated matter that’s perhaps even less dignified. Moments after his trade to the Pistons was announced, U.S. soccer star/olympian Lolo..." January 30

  • Pistons' desperation move for Blake Griffin will go down as all-time awful trade

    Sporting News "Just under seven months ago, the Clippers decided to bring Blake Griffin back at just under a full maximum contract (five years, $171.2 million) that immediately became one of the league’s biggest albatrosses. It earned a place on that list despite Griffin being a productive player when healthy,..." January 30

  • Report: Clippers In ‘Terrible’ Mood After Trading Blake Griffin

    SLAM Online "The mood within the Clippers organization was reportedly “terrible” after the team made the difficult decision to trade Blake Griffin. According to’s David Aldridge, the front office did not feel good about trading “a Clipper for life.”" January 30

  • Blake Griffin May Have Learned That He Was Going To Be Traded Last Week

    Uproxx "For many people around the basketball-watching universe, the Blake Griffin trade came straight out of left field. In the span of a few minutes on Monday evening, Griffin went from a perceived Clipper for life, to being at the center of talks between Los Angeles and Detroit, to a member of the..." January 30

  • Blake Griffin may have to change jersey numbers with Pistons

    Larry Brown Sports "The Detroit Pistons will be welcoming Blake Griffin to the franchise following Monday’s trade, but there may be one hurdle. Griffin wore jersey number 32 his entire career with the Los Angeles Clippers. Richard Hamilton, who wore jersey number 32 during his career with the Pistons, just had his..." January 30

  • Report: Pistons, Clippers in 'serious talks' on trade for Blake Griffin

    Click on Detroit "The Detroit Pistons and Los Angeles Clippers could be close to a deal in a trade involving Clippers forward Blake Griffin. Adrian Wojnarowski tweeted Monday afternoon: The Clippers and Pistons are engaged in serious talks on a deal centered on All-Star forward Blake Griffin, league sources tell..." January 29

  • Reports: LA Clippers agree to trade Blake Griffin to Detroit Pistons "The LA Clippers have agreed to trade Blake Griffin to the Detroit Pistons, according to reports from David Aldridge of TNT, Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN and Shams Charania of Yahoo. According to the reports, the deal will send Griffin, guard Willie Reed, forward Brice Johnson and a second-round..." January 29

  • Blake Griffin gets into it with fan seated courtside during game

    The Sports Daily "It really is a shame when fans act like they’re a part of the action and attempt to inject themselves into games, which is what happened during Friday’s Clippers-Grizzlies game at FedExForum. The incident in question took place when Blake Griffin was attempting to keep a loose ball in play,..." January 27

  • Blake Griffin throws ball at/to ref, gets tech, says ‘So I gotta pay money cause you can’t catch?’

    Pro Basketball Talk "Blake Griffin is one of the NBA’s best passing big men, but this wasn’t one of his better deliveries. And it’ll cost him. Griffin threw the ball nearly half the court to/at referee Scott Wall during the Clippers’ loss to the Celtics last night. The ball came in hot at leg level, and Wall..." January 25

  • Sources: Rockets shocked Clippers' Blake Griffin and Austin Rivers escaped disciplinary action

    ESPN "The Houston Rockets are shocked and disappointed that Blake Griffin and Austin Rivers avoided any disciplinary action as a result of the events during and after the Clippers' contentious win Monday night in Los Angeles, team sources told ESPN. Rockets forwards Trevor Ariza and Gerald Green were..." January 18

  • Police called after Harden, CP3 others storm Clippers locker room to confront Blake Griffin, Austin Rivers

    New York Daily News "The bad blood between these two teams is no longer restricted to the basketball court. Police were called to diffuse a situation after several Rockets players stormed the Clippers locker room to confront Blake Griffin and Austin Rivers, according to multiple reports. James Harden, Chris..." January 16

  • Mike D'Antoni accuses Blake Griffin of intentional contact

    ESPN "Houston Rockets coach Mike D'Antoni accused LA Clippers star forward Blake Griffin of intentionally making contact with him moments before the heated confrontation that led to double technical fouls. The confrontation occurred in front of Houston's bench with 3:34 remaining in the Clippers'..." January 16

  • Clippers proposed a Blake Griffin-for-Karl-Anthony Towns trade

    Clutch Points "The gears for a huge trade proposal are seemingly set in motion today by the L.A. Clippers, who have sent the Minnesota Timberwolves a ground shaking proposal involving Blake Griffin and Karl-Anthony Towns, per Michael Scotto of Basketball Insiders. Before things get even more interesting,..." January 13

  • Blake Griffin Said Chris Paul Left The Clippers ‘The Right Way’

    Dime Magazine "Blake Griffin may be the last Clipper standing in Los Angeles soon enough, but he doesn’t seem to have any hard feelings about the departure of Chris Paul. The two may have been franchise cornerstones for the Clippers, who were facing a very uncertain offseason after LA fell short in the..." January 11

  • Blake Griffin says he's likely out versus Warriors on Wednesday

    247 Sports "Blake Griffin is out for Wednesday's marquee matchup with the Golden State Warriors. According to the All-Star forward himself, Griffin likely won't play versus the Warriors on Wednesday due to being in the concussion protocol: The Los Angeles Clippers forward initially suffered the..." January 10

  • Blake Griffin leaves Clippers game with concussion

    Los Angeles Times "Clippers forward Blake Griffin suffered a concussion in the first quarter and did not return to play in Saturday afternoon’s game against the Golden State Warriors at Staples Center. Griffin drove into the lane and was stuck in the head by Golden State’s JaVale McGee’s elbow, knocking the..." January 06

  • Blake Griffin, Lou Williams click together to form Clippers’ one-two punch

    Orange County Register "Although the results were mixed, the Clippers learned to play together without Blake Griffin while he was sidelined for 14 games because of a sprained left knee. They won six games without Griffin, their leading scorer and their second-leading rebounder and playmaker. If there were any..." January 02

  • Clippers assign Griffin to G League for rehab, reportedly could return Friday "The LA Clippers might welcome back its top scorer before 2018 begins. According to Broderick Turner of the Los Angeles Times, Griffin "worked out extremely hard" following the team shootaround on Tuesday and could return to the court this month after missing the last 13 games with a sprained..." December 27

  • Blake Griffin's Ex-Fiancee Explains How He Left Her For Kendall Jenner and is Trying to Get Out of Child Support

    Black Sports Online "Bryann Cameron, a former volleyball player at USC, has one child with Matt Leinart. She then got with Blake Griffin, got engaged and had two more kids. Griffin never went through with the marriage and eventually decided to leave her for Kendall Jenner. Cameron explains why he did that and how..." December 27

  • Griffin could return this month, 4 weeks ahead of schedule

    Bleacher Report "Blake Griffin could return to the court much faster than originally anticipated. The Los Angeles Clippers power forward, who has been out with a sprained MCL since the end of November, was expected to miss about two months. However, Broderick Turner of the Los Angeles Times reported Tuesday..." December 26

  • Doc Rivers says Blake Griffin could be back within a week

    Larry Brown Sports "Blake Griffin appears to be a few weeks ahead of schedule in his recovery from an MCL sprain in his left knee. In an interview before Saturday’s game against the Memphis Grizzlies, LA Clippers head coach Doc Rivers told longtime team announcer Ralph Lawler that Griffin could be back within a..." December 24

  • Blake Griffin injury leaves Clippers with one option — trade and tank

    Los Angeles Times "The expletive was loud enough to be heard from press row behind the Clippers’ basket, a shriek coated in futility and resonating with pain. The Clipper Curse was appropriately accompanied by a Clippers’ curse. “(Bleep!)’’ shouted Blake Griffin. Bleep, indeed. When Griffin hit the floor..." November 29

  • Blake Griffin sprained the MCL of his left knee against Lakers

    Los Angeles Times "Five takeaways from the Clippers' 120-115 win over the Lakers: 1. Clippers forward Blake Griffin sprained the medial collateral ligament of his left knee in a collision in Monday night’s game at Staples Center. A timetable for his return has not yet been given, but Griffin probably will be..." November 28

  • Doc Blames Lonzo for Blake Griffin Injury But Appears To Be Wrong

    SI "Los Angeles Clippers forward Blake Griffin went down with a knee injury in the fourth quarter of the 120–115 win over the Los Angeles Lakers on Monday night. Griffin was still being evaluated on Tuesday to determine the extent of his injury. Clippers head coach Doc Rivers pointed the finger at..." November 28

  • Blake Griffin leaves Clippers-Lakers game early with left knee injury

    CBS Sports "The already injury-plagued Clippers didn't want to see this. Late in a Monday night game against the Lakers, Blake Griffin got tangled up with some of his own teammates while going for a loose ball. Austin Rivers fell on top of Griffin's leg, but he was able to walk around afterward. However,..." November 28

  • Blake Griffin is on point in helping the Clippers move forward

    Los Angeles Times "In the wake of the Clippers essentially playing without a true point guard, Blake Griffin has taken up the call to become one of team’s primary facilitators. And Griffin has impressed in this role. The 6-foot-10, 250-pound Griffin basically is a power forward playing like a point guard for..." November 27