7:34 PM EST, Sat February 28, 2015
Los Angeles Times

Jamal Crawford: J.J. Redick and I are 'best shooting-guard tandem'

When Blake Griffin had surgery Feb. 9 to remove a staph infection from his right elbow, the Clippers had a big hole to fill.

Los Angeles Times

Preview: Clippers vs. Memphis Grizzlies

The Clippers have won four games in a row playing without All-Star power forward Blake Griffin, who had surgery Feb. 9 to remove a staph infection from his right elbow.

NBA

Teammates Video Bomb Austin River's Post-game Interview

Blake Griffin and JJ Redick crash Austin River's post-game interview. About the NBA: The NBA is the premier professional basketball league in the United States and Canada. The league is truly global, with games and programming in 215 countries and terri

Los Angeles Times

Clippers vs. Sacramento Kings preview

The Clippers have won three games in a row, each of them without Blake Griffin, who is sidelined after having surgery Feb. 9 to remove a staph infection in his right elbow.

Los Angeles Times

Blake Griffin to attend game against Rockets two days after surgery

Spencer Hawes saw Blake Griffin at the Clippers' practice facility Tuesday, the day after Griffin had surgery to remove a staph infection from his right elbow.

Orange County Register

Griffin rejoins team to cheer on Clippers teammates

LOS ANGELES – Blake Griffin sat on the bench Wednesday with his right arm in a sling, making his first appearance since having surgery on his elbow. The Clippers forward smiled. He chatted with teammates and joined them in the huddle during...

CBS Sports

Should you trade Blake Griffin?

Is it time for Blake Griffin owners to panic? Our Chris Towers and Zach Harper break down the injured Clippers star.

CBS Sports

All-Star Roster Shuffling

Damian Lillard and Kyle Korver are in while Dwyane Wade and Blake Griffin are out? Our Zach Harper and Chris Towers discuss the changes.

Los Angeles Times

Blake Griffin tweets he'll set record for Netflix minutes watched

The day after Blake Griffin had surgery to remove a staph infection in his right elbow, he took to Twitter to give his fans an update.

Los Angeles Times

Clippers' Blake Griffin to miss at least three weeks after surgery

Blake Griffin will miss at least three weeks after having surgery to remove a staph infection in his right elbow, the Clippers announced Monday.

Los Angeles Times

Clippers need Spencer Hawes to step up in Blake Griffin's absence

Blake Griffin is having surgery Monday in Los Angeles to remove a staph infection from his right elbow, meaning the Clippers will be without the 22.5 points, 7.5 rebounds and 5.1 assists a game that the All-Star power forward provides.

Orange County Register

Clippers' Griffin has surgery on infected elbow, may miss four weeks

DALLAS – Blake Griffin underwent successful surgery to remove a staph infection in his right elbow Monday in Los Angeles, the Clippers announced, and the All-Star big man will be reevaluated in three weeks. Is it good news? Bad news? “News....

Orange County Register

Final: Clippers 115, Mavericks 98

DALLAS – Blake Griffin might’ve gone under the knife in Los Angeles on Monday, but in Dallas, Chris Paul and DeAndre Jordan were performing surgery. Jordan knifed through the interior and Paul sliced up the perimeter, as the Clippers closed their...

Los Angeles Times

Blake Griffin staph infection: Best- and worst-case scenarios

Clippers' superstar power forward Blake Griffin is set for surgery Monday to remove a staph infection in his right elbow.

Boston Globe

Celtics' Draft Pick Collection Looks Even Better in Wake of Blake Griffin Injury

The Celtics are poised to reap the benefits of a higher draft pick, thanks to an injury to the Clippers All-Star forward Blake Griffin

San Francisco Chronicle

Damian Lillard replaces Blake Griffin on NBA All-Star team

Portland guard Damian Lillard has been added to the All-Star team in place of Clippers forward Blake Griffin, who needs surgery for a staph infection in his right elbow. West head coach Steve Kerr of the Warriors will pick Griffin’s replacement in the starting lineup. Madison Square Garden Chairman James Dolan responded to a Knicks fan who had criticized him with an e-mail wondering if the man is an alcoholic and telling him to root for the Nets instead. In the e-mail, which appeared Sunday on Deadspin.com, Dolan called the father of filmmaker Aaron Bierman a “hateful mess,” adding...

Orange County Register

Clippers' Blake Griffin to have elbow surgery

Clippers forward Blake Griffin will undergo surgery on his right elbow to address a staff infection. Griffin has a long history of bursitis in the elbow, which he last had drained while the team was in New York last week. Coach Doc Rivers said Sunday...

Los Angeles Times

Clippers' Blake Griffin to have elbow surgery, could be out for weeks

When the Clippers landed in Oklahoma City on Saturday, Blake Griffin didn’t accompany the team to its hotel.

Los Angeles Times

Blake Griffin staph infection: Q&A with Dr. David Nazarian

Clippers power forward Blake Griffin will have surgery Monday to remove a staph infection in his right elbow.

The Point Forward | SI.com

Report: Clippers Blake Griffin to have elbow surgery Monday

The Los Angeles Clippers have announced forward Blake Griffin will have elbow surgery Monday to address a staph infection in his right elbow, according to a Yahoo Sports report.

Boston Celtics Blog | ESPN Boston

Griffin needs surgery; C's have LA's pick

Los Angeles Clippers forward Blake Griffin will undergo elbow surgery due to a staph infection and will be sidelined indefinitely. The interest factor for the Boston Celtics? Boston owns the Clippers' 2015 first-round pick (via the Doc Rivers trade). That pick is currently projected around No. 23 in this year's draft, but if the Clippers were to struggle during Griffin's absence, it could improve a bit. Some Celtics fans might daydream of the Clippers slipping into the lottery, but Los Angeles currently sits sixth with a healthy 4 ½ -game edge over the eigth-seeded Suns.

Orange County Register

Final: Thunder 131, Clippers 108

OKLAHOMA CITY - The Clippers were in trouble as soon as they landed in Oklahoma City Saturday. Blake Griffin would soon be off to the hospital, where he’d be diagnosed with a staph infection in his right elbow. Without their leading scorer the next...

Rip City Project

Damian Lillard replaces Blake Griffin in NBA All-Star Game

Damian Lillard of the Portland Trail Blazers has been chosen to replace Blake Griffin (elbow) of the Los Angeles Clippers in the 2015 NBA All-Star Game The Los Angeles Clippers report that forward Blake Griffin, who was voted as a starter for the Western Conference in the 2015 NBA All-Star Game, will have surgery tomorrow to […] Damian Lillard replaces Blake Griffin in NBA All-Star Game - Rip City Project - Rip City Project - A Portland Trailblazers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

Los Angeles Times

Grant Hill says 2003 staph infection put him close to 'checking out'

The Clippers announced Sunday that Blake Griffin will need surgery to remove a staph infection in his right elbow. His former teammate, Grant Hill, is all too familiar with staph infections.

Blazers Blog | Oregonian

Blake Griffin to have surgery; will Damian Lillard replace him on NBA All-Star team?

Here's a look around the league at what folks are saying about the Blake Griffin news and if it means a spot on the All-Star team will open up for Damian Lillard.

CSN Washington

Elbow surgery knocks Blake Griffin out several weeks

The Los Angeles Clippers are in the midst of a pre-All Star game funk and now lose one of their All-Stars for several weeks due to elbow surgery.