Found May 01, 2013 on Fox Sports West:
PLAYA VISTA, Calif. There was no optimism coming from the Clippers training facility Wednesday about Blake Griffin and only a small amount about their chances to extend their first-round playoff series against the Memphis Grizzlies to a seventh game. Griffin, who sustained a high right ankle sprain Monday in practice and played only 19 minutes in the Clippers 103-93 defeat in Game 5 on Tuesday at Staples Center, underwent an X-ray and MRI on Wednesday. His status for Fridays sixth game is still undecided, and coach Vinny Del Negro said it would be a game-time decision. He battled through it, Del Negro said Wednesday. He couldnt move real well. Right now, its such a physical series. Well see how he feels tomorrow. The Clippers may not have many tomorrows unless they somehow reverse their downward trend that has resulted in three consecutive losses to the Grizzlies after winning Games 1 and 2. Guard Chris Paul tied his career playoff high with 35 points on Tuesday, but the rest o...

MRI reveals Griffin has moderate sprain

An MRI on Los Angeles Clippers star Blake Griffin's injured ankle revealed only a moderate sprain and no further damage.

Video: Blake Griffin with the smash dunk despite ankle injury

The Los Angeles Clippers are suddenly in a world of hurt after dropping Game 5 on Tuesday to the Memphis Grizzlies. Hurt is the key word as their star forward Blake Griffin revealed that he is working through an ankle injury that he suffered in practice earlier this week. Griffin tried to fight through the injury managing only 20 minutes of court time and four total points. Check...

Griffin's status (ankle) still uncertain for Game 6

PLAYA VISTA, Calif. Blake Griffin hasnt given up hope of playing for the Clippers in their potential. playoff elimination game Friday night against the Memphis Grizzlies, but the final decision might be out of his hands. Griffin, whos being treated for a high right ankle sprain he suffered Monday in practice, said on Thursday he felt better and didnt rule out playing in Game 6...

Griffin game-time decision for Game 6 vs Grizzlies

Blake Griffin still is limping with his sprained right ankle and it will be a game-time decision whether the Clippers forward plays Game 6 against the Grizzlies. Griffin walked off the court carrying a bag of ice once Friday's shoot-around opened up. He later returned and sat on the opposite side of the court away from reporters. Clippers coach Vinny Del Negro says Griffin...

Clippers' Blake Griffin questionable for Game 6

Los Angeles Clippers forward Blake Griffin told reporters -- including Brad Turner of The Los Angeles Times -- that his ailing ankle felt better yesterday. However, he was not willing to decide whether or not he'd play in Game 6 against the Memphis Grizzlies until today, as he doesn't want to put himself in a position where he hurts the Clippers.Blake Griffin says sparined...

Clippers’ Blake Griffin day-to-day with ankle injury

Los Angeles Clippers forward Blake Griffin exited last night’s contest against the Memphis Grizzlies in the third quarter due to a high ankle sprain. The ailment has caused the Clippers to consider Griffin as day-to-day, and he told reporters – including Arash Markazi of ESPN Los Angeles – that the injury got worse as the game went on."As the game went on, it got worse...

Randolph on Griffin: 'It's a big-boy game'

Grizzlies forward Zach Randolph isn't feeling any sympathy for the ankle injury suffered by Clippers star Blake Griffin during the team's playoff series.

Chris Paul Forced to Shoulder Load Against Grizzlies With Blake Griffin Nursing Ankle Injury

Despite taking an early two-game lead over the Memphis Grizzlies in their Western Conference quarterfinal matchup, the Los Angeles Clippers have fallen into a rut that has nearly cost them their playoff lives. While Chris Paul and company are still quite capable of playing on into the second round, the NBA odds are against them. Thanks to the sheer depth of their Memphis counterparts...

Paul, Griffin Dealing With Thumb, Ankle Injuries

Chris Paul suffered a bruised left thumb in the Los Angeles Clippers' Game 5 loss to the Memphis Grizzlies on Tuesday, but he is expected to start on Friday in Game 6. "I'm cool, I'm good," Paul said. "I hit myself." Blake Griffin, meanwhile, tried to play through a severely sprained ankle in Game 5, but he left the game early and could hardly put...

NBA injuries Updates (Paul, Lee, Griffin, Lin)

-It’s playoff basketball which mean players are banged up but will doing everything in their power to play. All you have to do is look at David Lee of the Golden State Warriors. Lee was ruled out of the playoffs a couple of days ago but he was cleared to play last night. Lee checked into the game late in the 1st quarter and played a couple of minutes. Lee is the league’s leader...

Grizzlies win 3rd straight vs. Clips

Zach Randolph scored 10 of his 25 points in the fourth quarter and the Memphis Grizzlies capitalized on Blake Griffin's ankle injury to beat the Los Angeles Clippers 103-93 on Tuesday night, taking a 3-2 lead in their first-round playoff series. Mike Conley added 20 points for the Grizzlies, who will try to wrap it up Friday night at home. The Pacific Division champion Clippers...

Tweets on the Spurs by Metta World Peace

The San Antonio Spurs are still waiting to find out which team they'll face next in the Western Conference Semifinals after dispatching the Lakers in four games in the opening round. On the other side of the playoff bracket, the Clippers and Grizzlies are duking it out out as Memphis is up 3-2 in the series. However, the Clippers look out of sorts, Blake Griffin is limping...

Clippers drop Game 5 at home to Grizzlies

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Zach Randolph scored 10 of his 25 points in the fourth quarter and the Memphis Grizzlies capitalized on Blake Griffin's ankle injury to beat the Los Angeles Clippers 103-93 on Tuesday night, taking a 3-2 lead in their first-round playoff series. Mike Conley added 20 points for the Grizzlies, who will try to wrap it up Friday night at home. The Pacific Division...

Clippers-Grizzlies Preview

The Grizzlies have played the Los Angeles Clippers enough the past year to know that nothing is over until the final buzzer. Sure, Blake Griffin is questionable with a sprained ankle and Chris Paul has a left thumb bruised. But the resilient Clippers are deep and talented. That is why the Grizzlies are focusing only on themselves and their defense, the inside games of Zach Randolph...
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