Tag Archives: Blake Griffin

Fantasy Focus: McCollum Locking Up Most Improved Player

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Portland continues to defy the odds as C.J. McCollum hones in on the Most Improved Player in the League award. After four of the five starters from a season ago all defected in free agency, or were traded away, the team expected to begin a massive rebuilding effort by elevating the roles of its young talent. The most vital piece was …

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Podcast: Trade Deadline Rapidly Approaching

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Only three days remain for teams to make their final preparations for a championship run in 2016. The February 18th trade deadline provides much intrigue, as numerous stars have appeared in trade rumors. Several franchise caliber players could be on the move, including Carmelo Anthony, Blake Griffin, Kevin Love, Al Horford, Dwight Howard and Brook Lopez have all been linked to …

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Embarrassing Injury to Cost Griffin a Month

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The more details revealed following an off the court incident between Blake Griffin and a member of the Clippers equipment staff, the worse the situation looks for everyone involved. After missing 14-straight games with a strained left quadricep muscle, Los Angeles expects his return to the court to be delayed at least another four weeks after Griffin suffered a broken …

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Fantasy Focus: Return of Gobert Sparks Utah

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Following a 38-day wait, Utah finally has its defensive anchor back in the lineup. A knee injury sidelined Rudy Gobert for over five weeks, keeping one of the most intimidating shot blockers in the league off the court. The 7-foot-1 center wasted little time reestablishing his dominance, as he swatted four shots Saturday against Miami, matching the block total of …

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Fantasy Focus: Griffin Out Two Weeks for Clippers

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Not much is capable of slowing down Blake Griffin. Despite tearing his left quadricep muscle in the opening quarter during a 94-84 victory over the Lakers on Christmas Day, Griffin still managed to post 13 points, 12 rebounds, seven assists, a steal and a block in 36 minutes of action. The only problem for the Clippers is his effort will …

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Casting the 2016 NBA All-Star Ballot

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For the first time in the 65-year history of the NBA All-Star Game, the event will be hosted outside of the Untied States. The three-day weekend featuring the top-24 players in the league will hold court this February in Toronto and once again, the starting lineups will be determined by fan voting. The league is providing several methods, from Twitter, Facebook, …

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Fantasy Focus: Griffin Doing it All in Los Angeles

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Part of the lexicon in the NBA is finding someone that makes an impact that doesn’t necessiarly show up in the box score. Luckily for the Clippers, Blake Griffin finds a way to make those impactful plays while filling up the stat sheet. Saturday afternoon against the Pistons, the five-time All-Star genuinely did it all for Los Angeles, as he …

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Top Fantasy Basketball Point Scorers for 2016

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The objective every time down the court is to find a way to send the ball through the net. Coaches spend countless hours trying to devise easier ways for their players to tally points, as only a few teams have the benefit of employing a prolific scorer. The 30 teams in the NBA combined to score 246,035 points during the …

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Griffin Reinventing Himself as a Play-Maker

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Blake Griffin has taken it upon himself to fill the void left behind by Chris Paul. The All-Star point guard each of the past eight seasons dragged the Clippers into the Western Conference semifinals with a last second shot to eliminate San Antonio in Game 7 Saturday night, but the hamstring injury he suffered in the opening quarter of the …

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Podcast: The First Round Beat Downs

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The opening round of the 2015 NBA playoffs has featured three series sweeps, while Memphis has chance become the fourth team to go undefeated in the opening round tonight, and plenty of physical play. Dwight Howard was fouled hard in the second quarter and responded by scoring just three more points the rest of the night, while Kevin Love is …

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