It means that Griffin can’t play in the Clippers’ regular-season finale Wednesday night against the
However, Clippers Coach
Rivers wanted to rest Griffin for the playoffs that start this weekend.
Griffin has been dealing with back spasms that forced him to miss one game.
The NBA rules state that a player or coach is automatically suspended without play after he receives his 16th technical foul of the season.
Though Griffin isn't playing against the Trail Blazers, his suspension will cost him about $200,000 in lost salary.
Griffin was called for the technical foul after hitting Denver center