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Blake Griffin

Blake Austin Griffin (born March 16, 1989) is an American professional basketball player for the Los Angeles Clippers of the National Basketball Association (NBA). Griffin had a renowned high school career at Oklahoma Christian School, winning state titles each of his four years under his father, Tommy Griffin, who was the head coach. He played college basketball for the University of Oklahoma Sooners and was awarded numerous accolades in his second year including the Naismith College Player of the Year, Oscar Robertson Trophy and the John Wooden Award. Griffin left college after two seasons to enter the 2009 NBA Draft where he was selected first overall by the Clippers. In his first season, he broke his left kneecap, which he injured during the final pre-season game, and underwent surgery missing the entire 2009–10 season. He made his NBA debut as a rookie the following season and was selected as an All-Star, won the 2011 NBA Slam Dunk Contest and was named the NBA Rookie of the Year. In 2011, Sports Illustrated ranked him as one of the NBA's 15 Greatest Rookies of All Time. Blake Griffin was born on March 16, 1989, in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, to Tommy and Gail Griffin. His father

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LeBron James -- MY KIDS CAN DUNK HARD .... Just Like Blake Griffin!!!

LeBron James
MY KIDS CAN DUNK HARD Just Like Blake Griffin!!!

Apparently, MONSTER DUNK SKILLS run in the family ... 'cause LeBron James' kids just went HAM on their Nerf hoop ... and the rim-crushing highlight was all captured on video. LeBron's sons --… READ MORE >

Matt Leinart to Blake Griffin -- My Baby Mama Is Your Problem Now

Matt Leinart to Blake Griffin
My Baby Mama Is Your Problem Now

Blake Griffin couldn't have knocked up Matt Leinart's baby mama at a better time -- because now that Matty's looking for a new NFL gig ... well, let's say someone's gotta pick up the financial… READ MORE >

- 358 days ago
Blake Griffin Obsessed with Brynn Cameron's Brother -- I Love that Tight End!

Blake Griffin
Obsessed with Baby Mama's Bro I Love that Tight End!

Blake Griffin had it bad for his baby mama Brynn Cameron's brother ... and the NBA star even filmed a video to prove it.A little background: Brynn's bro Jordan Cameron was a standout tight end… READ MORE >

- 359 days ago
Brynn Cameron Baby Daddies Blake Griffin & Matt Leinart: Who'd You Rather?

Brynn Cameron
Baby Daddies WHO'D YOU RATHER?

Both 6'10" Clippers forward Blake Griffin -- and 6'5" free agent quarterback Matt Leinart fathered sports spawn with USC basketball star Brynn Cameron.Even though Cameron didn't have to choose --… READ MORE >

- 359 days ago
Matt Leinart's Baby Mama Strikes Again -- Blake Griffin's My New Baby Daddy!

Matt Leinart's Baby Mama
Blake Griffin's My New Baby Daddy!

Former USC basketball star Brynn Cameron has an eye for athletic sperm.  You may recall she had a baby with NFL QB Matt Leinart.  Well guess whose baby she just had ... that would be… READ MORE >

- 360 days ago
NBA Superstar Blake Griffin -- What Is He Anyway?

Clippers' Blake Griffin
What Is He Anyway?

With Blake Griffin and the L.A. Clippers heading into the NBA Playoffs, one question MUST be answered! Or so our camera guy thought, "Hey, ask a stupid question ..."  Check out TMZ on TV --… READ MORE >

- 516 days ago
Blake Griffin -- Rollin' in $140K Benz ... But Where's the Kia?

Blake Griffin
Rollin' in $140K Benz ... But WHERE's the Kia?

Blake Griffin escorted a hot blonde to his awesome ride -- totally fit for the superstar of the NBA's best team -- only issue is the car they got into ... is NOT made by the company paying Blake a… READ MORE >

- 630 days ago
Terrell Owens -- I Did NOT Beg the Clippers for an NBA Tryout

Terrell Owens
I Did NOT Beg the Clippers for an NBA Tryout

Terrell Owens says Blake Griffin was just JOKING when he claimed the ex-NFL star begged the Clippers for an NBA tryout over the summer ... because that's totally not something T.O. would do.… READ MORE >

- 644 days ago
NBA Star Chris Paul -- Future with Clippers Tied to House Deed?

NBA Star Chris Paul
Future with Clippers Tied to House Deed?

Now that Blake Griffin has signed a five-year contract with the Los Angeles Clippers, the fate of the franchise rests on whether or not Chris Paul does the same next summer ... and TMZ may have… READ MORE >

- 794 days ago
NBA Star Blake Griffin -- Screw the Lockout, I'll Play Hoops with TMZ Camera Guy

Blake Griffin
Screw the Lockout I Can Hoop with TMZ Camera Guy

NBA superstar Blake Griffin officially has the most bizarre backup plan for the stupid lockout -- playing hoops in an LA rec league ... with a TMZ camera guy!Our guy actually had the nerve to… READ MORE >

- 1078 days ago

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