Blake Griffin

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It's Okay to Believe in Blake Griffin

The five-time All-Star is by and large no longer considered one of the NBA's very best players. His new head coach, Dwane Casey, has some different thoughts.
Michael Pina
7.20.18
the outlet pass

The Outlet Pass: The Luxury Tax is the NBA Trade Deadline's Worst Enemy

Also, Justise Winslow's sad stagnation, Blake Griffin's instant chemistry with Andre Drummond, Khris Middleton's mid-range inferno, and more.
Michael Pina
2.6.18
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So Long Blake Griffin, and Thanks For All the Dunks

Before Blake Griffin, the Clippers were just a revolving door of castoffs and busts who filled roster spots and cashed checks from the old racist owner.
Louis Keene
2.1.18
Blake Griffin

After Trading Blake Griffin, The Clippers Are Finally Ready For The Future

After a seismic trade that sent Blake Griffin to the Detroit Pistons for Tobias Harris, Avery Bradley, Boban Marjanovic, and two draft picks, the Clippers finally have control over their own destiny.
Michael Pina
1.30.18
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Chris Paul Led Rockets Through Secret Entrance to Fight Clippers in Locker Room

Apparently some Rockets wanted to get into it with Austin Rivers. And maybe Blake Griffin, too. LAPD was called.
Sean Newell
1.16.18
the outlet pass

The Outlet Pass: Philly's Big Boys, Slow Food Melo, and the Return of Good Blake

A weekly roundup of observations, questions, and predictions from Michael Pina's NBA notebook.
Michael Pina
10.26.17
nba

Doc Rivers Will Never Stop Being Doc Rivers

Rivers has filled needs he created with moves that could hamstring the team in the short term and the long term.
​Jared Dubin
7.5.17
nba

The Phoenix Suns Still Don't Know What They Are

Is a free agency meeting with Blake Griffin significant, or are the Suns fooling themselves once again?
Michael Pina
6.30.17
nba

A Clipper Breakup Would Reverberate Across the League

There is good reason to think that this version of the Clippers will soon, and should soon, come to an end.
Michael Pina
5.1.17
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It's Hard to Tell If Blake Griffin's Injury Ruins Or Improves The Clippers’ Playoff Chances

For now, let's just enjoy what the Clippers can accomplish with the ball in Paul's hands.
Michael Pina
4.22.17
nba

For the Clippers This Postseason, It's Now or Never

With three of their four stars eligible for free agency this summer, this is the Clippers' last, best chance for a run at the title. They are peaking at the right time, but will it be enough?
Michael Pina
4.12.17
jamal crawford

Jamal Crawford Mimics Blake Griffin Dunk in Real Time

Jamal Crawford brought the fun in the Clippers comeback win over the Celtics.
Joseph Flynn
3.7.17
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