Membership
Get unlimited digital access. Try it today for only $0.99.
Topics

Minnesota Timberwolves

Blake Griffin suspended for four games, plus pay for one more

Blake Griffin suspended for four games, plus pay for one more

The wait for Blake Griffin’s punishment is over. Guessing when he might play again involves far less clarity.

The four-game suspension the Clippers handed their star power forward Tuesday for his role in a recent altercation with a team assistant equipment manager will be served only after Griffin fully recovers from the broken right hand he sustained in the fight, which is expected to sideline him until March.

The Clippers also said they would withhold Griffin’s wages for one additional game and will donate the money from the five games — $859,440 — to disadvantaged youth in Los Angeles. The NBA assisted the Clippers in the investigation and...

Loading
82°