Clippers' Griffin faces a suspension
LOS ANGELES -- Blake Griffin might have made one decision unnecessary for Los Angeles Clippers coach Doc Rivers. Or maybe not. Griffin picked up his 16th tecnhical foul late in the second quarter Tuesday night when he aggressively swiped at Denver's Timofey Mozgov, hitting the center in the head as he drove to the basket. NBA rules stipulate that players are suspended for one game after collecting 16 technical fouls, meaning that Griffin would be forced to sit out the Clippers' regular-season finale against Portland on Wednesday unless his latest technical is rescinded. The league rescinded three technicals called on Griffin this season. Rivers said after the game that Griffin would ...