Griffin was ruled out for the remainder of the playoffs after injuring his big toe during Friday night's win against the Jazz. The Clippers got a huge Game 3 win on Friday night, but did so without Blake Griffin who left the game in the second quarter.
The two teams tangle in Game 4 tonight at 7 p.m.in Vivint Arena.
Fans are hoping that the Clippers recent curse where anything that can go wrong does go wrong in the NBA Playoffs has not reared its' ugly head with Griffin and we hope that he's able to return to the series for Game 4.
The Clippers, now without Blake Griffin for the rest of the playoffs due to a toe injury, got 27 points and 12 assists from Chris Paul.
Griffin and Paul have said little to nothing about their future.
Thomas, Celtics even series
Crowder jawed at the Bulls' bench after hitting a jumper and Rondo extended his leg as Crowder walked by him. Not only did Canaan offer up a spark against the Celtics, but he also started the second half for Hoiberg.
"There's no cushioning it", Rivers said.
The LA Clippers once again will be tasked with winning in the postseason without Blake Griffin.
Aside from an aggressive Paul, the Clippers might have found a potent lineup combination in Game 3 that could be used more going forward.
The bigger question here is: has Griffin played his last game as a Clipper?
One big issue for the Clippers: while I suspect they'll start Marreese Speights at the power forward spot with Griffin out (just as they did in the second half of Game 3), the depth behind those guys is very thin.
His rookie season was delayed by a year when he suffered a broken kneecap in the final preseason game of 2009-10. The reigning NBA Coach of the Year missed the morning shootaround, and the team announced about three hours before the game against the Portland Trail Blazers that he would not be on sidelines.
The injuries have fit neatly into the narrative that the Clippers have not only been wildly unfortunate, but that the organization, dating to its 1979 acquisition of Bill Walton, is cursed. "You have luck, you go through streaks".
You make your own luck at the end of the day, Rivers said.
Long though the odds might seem, they are still in pursuit of an National Basketball Association championship.
"You've got to think, your big toes are the main part of your body to help with balance and explosion and things like that", Hill said.
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The Tigers would have gotten out of the second inning unscathed had Hicks caught a pop-up in foul territory for the third out. NOTES: Detroit 1B Miguel Cabrera, who left Friday's game with a right groin strain, will be reevaluated on Saturday.
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Reñidas elecciones llevan a una segunda vuelta — Francia
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Ronaldo hat-trick fires Real into semis
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