The most interesting quotes from the Blake Griffin-Matias Testi incident
“Two guys that I’m super close with and it’s sticky, man. It’s tough.” - DeAndre Jordan, who was at the dinner where the confrontation took place talking about his relationship with Griffin and Testi
“We’re all like family. That’s how we’re going to deal with this, as a family.” – Chris Paul, after the Clippers win Wednesday night over the Atlanta Hawks, when asked about how the team was going to respond to this incident.
“This is a hard lesson for Blake, but it’s also a hard lesson for our team.” – Doc Rivers on assessing how the altercation will affect both Griffin and the rest of the team.
“We have no victim, we have no report.” - Jenifferjit Sidhu, a media relations officer with the Toronto Police Service when asked if police had a report detailing the confrontation outside the restaurant.
“I always say, four to six weeks with a broken hand is unrealistic, I’ll tell you that.” – Doc Rivers when asked about how long it would take Griffin to return to the court.
“A situation among friends escalated and I regret the way I handled myself towards someone I care about. I want to apologize to the Clippers organization, my teammates and the fans for creating a distraction.” – Griffin in a tweet on Tuesday.
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