Previewing the NBA Playoffs: (3) Los Angeles Clippers vs. (6) Golden State Warriors

The NBA Playoffs begin today, and one of the key match-ups is between the Los Angeles Clippers and Golden State Warriors. These two teams have been at each others throats all season, and this series is expected to have a very intense and hostile atmosphere. There are quite a few different stories to keep an eye on over the next week or two, but there are three in particular to keep...
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Blake Griffin faces different kind of challenge vs. Warriors

PLAYA VISTA, Calif. -- Blake Griffin's primary challenge in the Clippers' opening-round playoff series against the Golden State Warriors might not involve scoring, rebounding or playing defense. It might be how well he responds to the Warriors' physical tactics and their attempts to get under his skin. Thursday afternoon, Griffin preferred to skirt the subject, although...
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Blake Griffin and DeAndre Jordan Space Jam table read highlights

About a month ago a table reading of the script for, “Space Jam,” the 1990s classic basketball film was done in Los Angeles with various comedic celebrities taking part in the fun along with the Los Angeles Clippers front line Blake Griffin and DeAndre Jordan. Today, the website Funny or Die released footage of highlights from the script reading that show some of Griffin’s...
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Klay Thompson On Blake Griffin: ‘How Can A Guy That Strong Flop That Much’

The bad blood continues to boil between the Golden State Warriors and the Los Angeles Clippers, with Klay Thompson calling out Blake Griffin for flopping. Thompson believes Griffin has flopping tendencies, which shouldn’t happen if you’re a physical freak of nature like Griffin is. He went on record stating as much on The Wheelhouse on 95.7 The Game radio in San Francisco, via...
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Blake Griffin called out for flopping by Klay Thompson

The NBA Playoffs kick-off on Saturday. The Los Angeles Clippers will host the Golden State Warriors during the first-round, and isn’t it fitting that the smack talk has already begun. Warriors guard, Klay Thompson, called out Clippers’ forward, Blake Griffin, for flopping and playing “out of control”. “He is a good guy off the court but he probably just … I mean … plays...
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Klay Thompson Wonders How Blake Griffin Can Flop So Much

It’s no secret that Blake Griffin likes to flop. Like a lot. So it shouldn’t come as a surprise that other NBA players have noticed Griffins penchant for overreacting. With the regular season about to wrap up, it seems likely that Griffin’s Clippers will take on the Golden State Warriors. Warrior guard Klay Thompson was asked about the Clippers and Griffin in a radio interview...
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Blake Griffin admits Creed was his first concert

When the question, “What was first concert comes up?”, it is usually filled with embarrassing answers and recently, we learned that Blake Griffin’s first concert was the rock band, “Creed”. Blake was recently profiled in a Rolling Stone article and the interviewer asked him about going to see Creed for the first time: I thought you were a pretty cool guy, until I heard...
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Blake Griffin would support use of medical marijuana in NBA

credit: NY Daily News A few NBA players have been suspended this season for marijuana use, namely J.R. Smith and Larry Sanders. The use of marijuana has become a bit of a hot topic in the professional sports world as a medical alternative to pain killing pills, which tend to have dangerous side effects and are potentially addictive. The idea has caught a bit of wind in the NFL, a...
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Blake Griffin Receives 16th Technical Of The Season

Clippers forward Blake Griffin has stepped his game up this season. Blake has added range to his game this season under head coach Doc Rivers. This season, Griffin has played with more aggression. But that has translated into more technical fouls. Once you reach 16 techs in a season, the player is suspended for a game. Tuesday night Blake received number 16 as the Clippers and Nuggets...
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Blake Griffin's 16th technical triggers one game suspension

Clippers forward Blake Griffin and guard J.J. Redick will not travel with the team for its final regular-season game Wednesday against the Portland Trail Blazers. Clippers coach Doc Rivers already had planned on resting Redick, but the decision to give Griffin the night off was essentially taken out of his hands Tuesday night when Griffin picked up his 16th technical foul in the...
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