Griffin is eager to return from rehab
Blake Griffin is alone. While his teammates are back east on a six-game trip, the first overall pick in the 2009 NBA draft is at the Los Angeles Clippers' training facility rehabilitating the fractured left kneecap that braces his hulking 6-foot-9 frame. He has the whole place to himself, and that solitude gives him a lot of time to think. On this day, a week before Christmas, he's measuring his faith in destiny.
"I'm a believer in 'Everything happens for a reason,'" Griffin says. When ...
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