Found November 06, 2012 on 5TH QUARTER MAGAZINE:
Blake Griffin is a big complainer.  Aside from all the flopping he does, despite his massive frame, he is a habitual offender of looking at the officials when he thinks a foul should have been called to put him at the free throw line.  Apparently, he finally has stopped being a baby and has matured a bit in that area of basketball play. According to the LA Times, Clippers head coach Vinny Del Negro said, Blake understands the big picture.  I think he’s done a much better job in that area. Del Negro would continue out to say that Blake Griffin is actually fouled and hit a lot.  Of course he would be!  If you are in the paint with that massive frame, defenders will be physical on you so they do not get trampled and dunked on.  What player on this planet wants to be in a Blake Griffin poster besides Pau Gasol? This is a giant maturation step for Blake Griffin.  He already gets criticized for flopping and the whole chewing on his mouthguard while eyeing the referees is straight up annoying.  Fans want to see some good, hard and fun basketball and not complainers on the floor.
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