Blake Griffin leaves the Game with Back Spasm vs Houston Rockets

Published on March 30th, 2014 by Astramskas, David | 73 views

Blake Griffin left the Clippers’ game Saturday night in the first quarter after suffering a lower back spasm and is unlikely to return, the Clippers said.

Griffin went down holding his back with 5:49 left in the opening period against the Houston Rockets at Toyoto Center. The power forward limped to the locker room with Jasen Powell, the Clippers’ head athletic trainer.

Griffin had scored seven points, making two of three field-goal attempts and three of three free throws, before he went down.

Griffin is one point shy of tying Ken Norman for seventh on the Clippers’ all-time scoring list. Griffin has 6,431 points.

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Aka VincentDa & RedApples fka Expiredpineapples. My alter-ego is a digital-marketing guy in Houston. Won editing awards & created obsolete flash websites that have been featured in mags like Sports Illustrated. Studied film & women at FSU during the golden age of hip-hop. Collects records, laserdiscs, sports memorabilia & toys. Father of 2 daughters that are more athletic and popular on YouTube.

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