Poor Blake Griffin. The guy is always getting pushed around.
During the fourth quarter of the Los Angeles Clippers-Dallas Mavericks game, Griffin was taken down to the ground by a combination of Dirk Nowitzki and Samuel Dalembert while fighting for position under the basket. Dirk seemed to push him from behind, while Dalembert also pulled him down. It was a tag-team effort.
The Clippers were down 125-112 at the time of the foul, but Darren Collison’s 3-point shot went in to make it a 10-point game. Griffin got a free throw and made it, and the Clippers were awarded the ball and made a bucket to turn it into a 7-point game. All in all, it was a 6-point sequence for the Clips.
And was Blake bothered by it? The guy had a big smile on his face: