NBA All Star Game 2011 Hightlights [VIDEO]

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One of the best NBA All Star games we can remember went down this weekend. The Western Conference took an early lead, but sterling play by Eastern Conference in the closing minutes narrowed the lead. The West managed to hang tough, winning 148-143.Kobe Bryant was top dog, racking up 37 points and 14 rebounds, and nabbing his fourth All-Star MVP trophy. LeBron James, meanwhile, put up just the second second triple-double in All Star history, with 29 points, 12 rebounds, and 10 assists. Kevin...Read Full Story

Blake Griffin Surgery

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Blake Griffin, the college basketball phenom who has struggled to get it started in the NBA, will sit out the remainder of the season due to a scheduled knee surgery. It's more bad news for an L.A. Clippers team that could desperately use a potential impact player like Griffin. Griffin entered the NBA with tremendous promise, after racking up the Associated Press, the John Wooden Award, the Naismith Award and the Sporting News player of the year for the 2008–2009 college basketball season...Read Full Story

Blake Griffin -- OU star judo flipped during Morgan St. game

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Univerity of Oklahoma fans were happy about the team's 82-54 trouncing of Morgan State, but they had one reason to be upset.During the second half, Morgan State's Amir Ali flipped OU star player Blake Griffin over his shoulder in a what looked like a bizzare judo move.You can see a video of it below:Amir, who has managed to wrack up a pathetic 2 points thus far in the game, was ejected for the move, with commenter Greg Gumbel calling it "the bush league move of the tournament thus far."Read Full Story

March Madness '09 Watchlist: Blake Griffin

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Career Stats Height 6'10''Weight251 lbs.Per Game Averages:Points - 18.2Assists - 2.1Rebounds - 11.5Free Throw Percentage - 58.9% Blake Griffin is a sophomore power forward for the Oklahoma Sooners.Nickname: Blake the GreatStrengths:A versatile player who's not afraid to grab a defensive rebound and move the ball up court. His speed and intensity make him hard to stop and his aggressive game makes him reliable around the basket.Weaknesses:He's not horrible, but he could use a little work on...Read Full Story