J.A. Adande is asking Blake Griffin all the right questions. How about that dunk, indeed. But to celebrate too much is to show up Kendrick Perkins, the burly starting center on a rival. And to take too much credit is to grandstand at the expense of his teammates.
So Griffin puts in yeoman's work, in restraining his use of the English language, to try to keep everything drama-free, even as he's discussing one of the most dramatic moments of the season so far.