For whatever reason, Los Angeles Clippers star power forward Blake Griffin seems to rub opponents the wrong way. It could be his reputation for flopping, it could be that he earned widespread fame and endorsement opportunities pretty much immediately after his first regular season game, it could be something the general public doesn't even know about. What's clear, though, is that he finds himself at the center of various tussles and fights. Griffin has already been involved in one high-profile incident with the Golden State Warriors this season, but it's not an uncommon sight to see him in a minor shoving match with an opponent.
On Monday night against the Phoenix Suns, one of those incidents ended up with Griffin receiving a blow to the face. With approximately 5:30 remaining in the fourth quarter, Griffin and Suns wing P.J. Tucker tangled on a rebound and fell to the floor. On the ground, they got in a bit of a scrap, with Tucker flailing at Griffin (and, it should be said, GriffinRead More »from P.J. Tucker ejected for striking Blake Griffin in the head during scramble (Video)