Blake Griffin stories in the SI Vault

Oklahoma Sooners Preview By Kelli Anderson, November 17, 2008 A Fun-Loving Star Makes the Sooners the Coaches' Pick To Win the Big 12. No Joke.

Post Impressionist By Kelli Anderson, January 26, 2009 Oklahoma forward Blake Griffin is a skilled mimic and practical joker off the court, but on it the sophomore double-double machine does a pretty good player-of-the-year impersonation.

Shaq Places Top Draftee Griffin In Same Class as LeBron, Kobe By Ian Thomsen, June 29, 2009 Amid complaints about the dearth of talent in last week's NBA draft, No. 1 pick Blake Griffin has earned resounding approval from Shaquille O'Neal. Los Angeles Clippers Preview By Lee Jenkins, October 26, 2009 After decades of regrettable lottery picks -- Michael Olowokandi, Danny Ferry, Bo Kimble, Reggie Williams and so many more -- Los Angeles might have finally figured out this draft business.

Big Men, Big Questions By Lee Jenkins, October 25, 2010 Each team is building (or rebuilding) around a young post player such as Blake Griffin, whose return from knee surgery has the Clippers thinking playoffs.

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