Even without Kevin Love, LaMarcus Aldridge, Blake Griffin, Kawhi Leonard, LeBron James, Carmelo Anthony, Chris Paul and so many other prominent American NBA stars trying out for Team USA, the competition is still ridiculously difficult. There...Show More Summary
It appears the reason Clippers forward Blake Griffin declined last week to participate in Team USA's basketball training camp is because of a back injury and not because he wanted to rest for the upcoming season, The Times confirmed Monday night.
Blake Griffin has stepped away from USA Basketball in order to heal a stress fracture in his back. The news sounds shocking, but it doesn't appear to be any surprise to the Los Angeles Clippers, as first reported by ESPN.com's Ramona Shelburne : Unreported is not unknown, and Griffin has been treated for this and associated back issues for some time. Show More Summary
LA Clippers All-Star forward Blake Griffin pulled out from USA Basketball this summer, saying that he wanted to focus on preparing for the upcoming NBA season. According to ESPN, Griffin […] The post Report: Blake Griffin Withdrew from Team USA Due to Back Fracture appeared first on SLAMonline.
Blake's summer is becoming increasingly mysterious. Blake Griffin will not play for Team USA in the 2014 FIBA World Cup. Late Monday, we learned why: Griffin has a back injury he traces back to the playoffs. The Clippers were not aware of the injury at the time, per the Los Angeles Times. Those two facts make this video very interesting. Show More Summary
There’s a very good reason Los Angeles Clippers forward Blake Griffin withdrew from Team USA last week. The unspecified injury that was cited at the time turns out to be a fracture in his back. Griffin, ESPN’s Ramona Shelburne reports, is expected to recover fully in time from the injury, which he suffered during the […]
Griffin is sitting out of the World Cup as a precautionary measure. Blake Griffin pulled him out of Team USA's training camp for the FIBA World Cup because of a small fracture in his back, according to Ramona Shelburne of ESPN Los Angeles. Show More Summary
Los Angeles Clippers All-Star Blake Griffin was meant to go to training camp for Team USA in preparation for the FIBA Basketball World Cup. Unfortunately for the American squad, Griffin will no longer be doing so, and the reason wasShow More Summary
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Everybody thought the cops had come to kill the party, but really they were there to serve as a prop in a huge dunk. Remember when Blake Griffin won the NBA Slam Dunk contest for finishing an alley-oop over the hood of a Kia? Well, he's...Show More Summary
Washington Wizards All-Star point guard has reportedly accepted an invite to join Team USA’s training camp next week in Sin City. (Blake Griffin pulled out on Thursday.) Per ESPN: Sources […] The post Report: John Wall Invited to Team USA Camp in Las Vegas appeared first on SLAMonline.
LA Clippers superstar forward Blake Griffin is the latest dropout from USA Basketball’s program this summer. Griffin was one of 19 players selected to the USA roster, from which the […] The post Blake Griffin Withdraws from USA Basketball World Cup Team appeared first on SLAMonline.
The World Championships have a new name as a fresh crop of NBA veterans try to bring home top honors in Spain. The 2014 FIBA World Cup starts on Aug. 30 and at least one high-profile NBA player has already withdrawn his name from consideration for the final roster. Show More Summary
Clippers All-Star power forward Blake Griffin has decided to pull out of the USA Basketball national team, the team announced on Thursday.
Los Angeles Clippers star Blake Griffin will pass on a chance to play for team USA at the FIBA World Cup this summer. Jeff Zillgitt of USA Today confirmed the news on Twitter: Griffin later issued his own statement on the matter, via...Show More Summary
Blake Griffin has withdrawn from playing for the U.S. national basketball team this summer.
Los Angeles Clippers All-Star forward Blake Griffin on Thursday announced that he will not participate on the USA Basketball Men's National Team this summer. Griffin was one of 19 players selected to the USA roster from which the 2014 USA World Cup Team will be selected.
Los Angeles Clippers All-Star forward Blake Griffin today announced that he will not participate on the USA Basketball Men’s National Team this summer. Griffin was one of 19 players selected to the USA roster from which the 2014 USA World Cup Team will be selected. “I appreciate the invitation to play for Team USA this summer,” [...]
Amazon Ashley is a person that we were not aware of until today. She is a 6-foot-7 dancer who is best known for touring with Miley Cyrus, but she is also known for other things. One of those things happens to be taking boobsy photos with various NBA players—mostly Blake Griffin. Read more...
While hosting the 2014 ESPYS, Drake teamed up with Los Angeles Clippers star Blake Griffin for a hilarious skit titled "Drake vs. Blake." The skit even featured a special guest appearance from Chris Brown. [ YouTube ] Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com