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The ad wizards over at Nike have created some classic commercials over the years and this one called “Blake and Drain” starring Los Angeles Clippers forward Blake Griffin looks to be an instant classic.
The premise of the commercial has Blake at a pick-up basketball game meeting an individual who calls himself, “D’arryl Drain” who talks a big game but doesn’t back it up:
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Tweet Since you can never have too many Blake Griffin commercials, Nike brings us another. This one features “D’arryl Drain”, that guy on your neighborhood playground court whose talking game is three times better than his actual game. Thankfully, Griffin is there to do what he does best. A fun video, mostly because many [...]
Is the Los Angeles Clippers Blake Griffin the next guy to take over the Jordan brand?
This video clip of his new spot provides room to think so.
Either he or his buddy Drain are about to elevate themselves to a higher level. Blake Griffin and Drain form a dynamic duo
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Khloe Kardashian reportedly is going to make husband Lamar Odom take a lie detector test in an attempt to establish whether or not he cheated on her.
Jordan Brand and Blake Griffin hosted a shoe release party in Santa Monica for the Super.Fly2 which will be worn by the Clippers All-Star this upcoming season. Among the highlights at the unveiling included 6’10 Griffin playing prop and getting dunked over by 5’10 Young Hollywood. photo via Cassy Athena
It appears that Khloe Kardashian has already met up with Lamar Odom's mistress, according to the Aug. 5th edition of Life & Style magazine. The two met up on January 19th at a Los Angeles Clippers game where Khloe confronted the woman, Jennifer Richardson, who was even then talking about her affair with Lamar.The report goes on to say that Khloe went off on Jennifer asking...
A couple of weeks ago, Los Angeles Clippers stars Blake Griffin/Chris Paul and New York Knicks star Carmelo Anthony got the chance to throw out the ceremonial first pitches at a Taiwanese baseball game.
The announcer on the field instructed the three NBA stars to throw their pitches at the same time but due to some miscommunication, Carmelo delivered his pitch a little later than...
Clippers center DeAndre Jordan has had his named mentioned in trade times several times over the past two seasons, and they all included high-caliber players in exchange.
Jordan told RealGM that he took all the trade talk as a sign of respect from opposing teams.
“If I go, that just means that, honestly, somebody else wants you,” Jordan told RealGM on Tuesday. “As long as...
Greg Oden who last played in the NBA in 2009 and has had multiple major knee surgeries since then got a contract for next season before Lamar Odom.
Which tells you about how far Odom’s stock has fallen.
He is battling Antawn Jamison and Al Harrington for the “veteran forward at the end of the bench” role and is losing out. His apparently rocky personal life is all over the...
The Los Angeles Clippers may have re-engaged the Boston Celtics in trade talks for Doc Rivers in June because of a threat from Chris Paul. Writing at Grantland, ESPN’s Bill Simmons says the Clips went back to the negotiating table after initially turning down a deal with the Celtics because their all-star point guard threatened [...]
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All basketball players should look to the great Michael Jordan for guidance. His performance on the court should be something to aspire to, but sometimes a line needs to be drawn. Chris Paul, Blake Griffin and Carmelo Anthony crossed that line when they jumped from the court to the baseball field. OK, so the basketball stars only threw out ceremonial first pitches, but they were...
Chris Paul runs the Los Angeles Clippers. You know this. I know this. But in case you need just a little more proof, Bill Simmons of Grantland provides a tale of how Chris Paul ultimately made the Clippers pony up for Doc Rivers.I’m sure you recall the back and forth that went on between the Celtics and Clippers regarding Rivers leaving Boston to take over the Clippers. I’m sure...
Chris Paul wanted Doc Rivers. The Clippers did too. Then they balked. Paul threatened to leave. The Clippers made it happen.
That's essentially the timeline of events that Bill Simmons laid out on Grantland yesterday.
To Chris Paul who basically told the Clippers that after they squashed the first incarnation of their Doc Rivers trade. Chris didn’t like that. He let them...
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Before Kevin Garnett and Paul Pierce packed their bags for Brooklyn, rumors swirled that they may instead be joining coach Doc Rivers in Los Angeles with the Clippers. This was before David Stern stepped in and went all “I’m David Stern AND I RUN SH*T HERE.” The presumed package for Garnett, Pierce, and Rivers was based around Eric Bledsoe, and DeAndre...