In what was a role reversal it was Blake Griffin tossing a delightful alley-oop to his fellow Clippers big man DeAndre Jordan for the fantastic reverse slam dunk. This was a far superior highlight than Jordan’s alley-oop attempt that was stuffed by the rim against the Boston Celtics just the night before.
Foot Locker has teamed up with two Clippers stars and Lil’ Chris for their latest commercial, and it is great. Chris Paul went a little overboard on gift-giving for his son Lil’ Chris and the result was a very sad Blake Griffin.
So there’s this dude named Blake Griffin, and he’s good at dunking basketballs. Perhaps he’s so good at it that he’s gotten bored of just dunking over opponents, and is targeting teammates, like he did here to Ryan Hollins last night against the Grizzlies. [SlamOnline]
There is a lot of debate about the 2013-2014 NBA season, such as do the Miami Heat have enough desire to repeat, can Derrick Rose come back from his injury, can the Golden State Warriors take that next step, can Garnett and Pierce make the Brooklyn Nets into champions and who is the hottest NBA
Lob City connections are usually facilitated by Chris Paul, but this alley-oop was the result of a nifty touch pass from Blake Griffin to DeAndre Jordan. Credit goes to JJ Redick for the hockey assist. [YouTube]
In news that will shock almost nobody, Houston Rockets shooting guard James Harden received the NBA season’s first flopping fine. Harden was one of a handful of players who received warnings the first week of the season, and it was the above flopper-on-flopper crime involving Blake Griffin that scored him a $5,000 donation to the
Los Angeles Clippers forward Blake Griffin doesn’t care who he dunks over, even the reigning World Champion Miami Heat. Griffin eviscerated Heat forward Chris Bosh during the fourth quarter of Miami’s 102-97 home win on Thursday night with this high-flying slam dunk.
“Lob City doesn’t exist anymore. Lob City is done.” — Blake Griffin, October 3rd, 2013 “Sike!” — Blake Griffin, October 31st, 2013 [YouTube]
Welcome back from the other side. First of all, I appreciate all the concern about my well being and the status of, “The Countdown.” Specifically from my friend and former intern, Vince, who wrote me to ask why I had stopped writing Star Wars, and then left this link. http://www.buzzfeed.com/danmartin/the-star-wars-episode-vii-writer-has-left-the-project Well played, “Vince The Intern”,
Utah Jazz rookie Rudy Gobert got a quick and harsh introduction on attempting to defend Blake Griffin. He failed miserably and got posterized.
Yesterday we at Next Impulse Sports[i] kicked off our NBA Countdown. Only nine (business) days to go! For a full explanation of The Countdown and to check out #10 on this list click below: http://nextimpulsesports.com/2013/10/15/countdowntop-10-interesting-nba-storylines-2013-2014-season-10-redemption-redeemer/ Our #9 storyline was the most debated on the list. Some people would’ve had it higher and some would’ve left
We recently learned that Blake Griffin has fathered a child with Brynn Cameron, Matt Leinart’s baby mama. But an interesting development in the saga is how Blake Griffin helped tight end Jordan Cameron, Brynn’s brother, get to the NFL with this hype video back in his USC days. As you may know, Jordan Cameron now