Originally posted on The Sports Bank  |  Last updated 12/6/11

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, customers can get a regular 6-inch Meatball Marinara or Cold Cut Combo for a wallet friendly $2 each.

Caption: Blake Griffin, SUBWAY Famous Fan, makes 6″ Cold Cut Combo and 6″ Meatball Marinara subs as part of the chain’s Customer Appreciation Month, in Los Angeles, Monday, Dec. 5, 2011. Griffin frequented this SUBWAY Restaurant while training during the lockout. (Casey Rodgers / AP Images for SUBWAY)

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