Found December 05, 2011 on SLAM Online:
by Marcel Mutoni / @marcel_mutoni The NBA season has yet to begin, and for all teams, hope springs eternal. Yes, even for the star-crossed Los Angeles Clippers. Coming off a promising year that saw the rise of Blake Griffin as an All-Star talent, the Clips like their chances this season, and are making bold statements about what the near future holds. From the LA Times: [Mo] Williams said he has told all who will listen and all of the naysayers that “one thing that I can guarantee” is the Clippers will play in the postseason in 2012. “We’re right behind him in that regard,” [Blake] Griffin said Friday after another workout at the team’s practice facility in Playa Vista. “That’s the mentality and the mind-set of our whole team. That’s something that I’ve been thinking about personally all summer. So I have no problems with him saying that. But at the same time we have to back that up and we have to be ready. And I think from talking to everybody, everybody is fired up and ready to g...

(Video) Blake Griffin: Pro ping pong player?

Blake Griffin can now add professional ping pong player to his already impressive resume. During the NBA lockout, Blake managed to stay relevant to fans by starring in numerous skits and commercials. His final accomplishments during the work stoppage was to pursue a career as a professional ping ping player. In this video, Blake talks about his quick rise in the ping pong...

Williams guarantees Clips make playoffs

The Clippers are perennial losers, and they've only made the playoffs once in the last 14 years. But that's not stopping Mo Williams from guaranteeing a postseason appearance.

Clippers Blake Griffin Makes Lunch for L.A. Subway Customers

Los Angeles Clippers star and Subway pitchman Blake Griffin had an event at a Los Angeles Subway yesterday.  Blake was there buying (and making) customers lunch to help kick-off Subway Customer Appreciation Month. The Dr. Dunkenstein of this generation and NBA superstar went behind the counter to call attention to the sandwich chain’s recent promotion. During the month of December...

Blake Griffin Disses Chris Kaman On Twitter Over Oklahoma City (Pictures)

Earlier today, Los Angeles Clippers center Chris Kaman was passing through Oklahoma City and sent out this Tweet:Well, teammate Blake Griffin caught wind of this and decided to retaliate with the below Tweet:It looks like a Griffin burn......(Courtesy of Blake Griffin Twitter)

Clippers' Mo Williams Makes Playoff Guarantee; Griffin Embraces Prediction

Mo Williams guaranteed the Clippers will return to the postseason for the first time since 2006.

Griffin: Trying to make people respect Clippers

Blake Griffin said he's trying to make people respect the Clippers.

Griffin Aiming To Instill Winning Attitude With Clippers

Blake Griffin wants to change the culture surrounding the Clippers.

Griffin: Clippers' youth could help in short season

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Blake Griffin is ready to put his off-court pursuits on the back burner and begin making good on teammate Mo Williams' guarantee that the Los Angeles Clippers will reach the playoffs.

Blake Griffin trying to focus on court, not trade rumors

Know this — Blake Griffin wouldn’t mind playing with Chris Paul or Dwight Howard if the Clippers could swing one of them in a trade. “Yea, I guess that’d be all right,” Griffin told ProBasketballTalk with a laugh. “That would be great, obviously, both of those guys are very, very good. But it’s got to…

Chris Kaman Rips Oklahoma City, Oklahoma Native Blake Griffin Responds

Clippers center Chris Kaman seems to have spent a good part of the lockout in his native Michigan. Now that the lockout appears to have ended, Kaman is taking a road trip to LA for the season. While passing through the midwest, Kaman has been sending some tweets, such as this one: “Passing through OK [...]

<a href="/spurs/111206_regular_season_schedule">Spurs Announce 2011-12 Regular Season Schedule</a>

View the schedule SAN ANTONIO - The San Antonio Spurs will tip-off the 2011-12 season on Monday, Dec. 26 vs. the Memphis Grizzlies at 7:30 p.m. to open their 33-game home schedule at the AT&T Center. The Spurs will host three games in December, including a matchup vs. Blake Griffin and the Los Angeles Clippers on Dec. 28 at 7:30 p.m. and a New Year’s Eve game against the...
Clippers News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.