That Blake Griffin missed a three isn’t really news — he’s 2-of-11 from there this season and most of those shots, like the one above, come late in the clock when he doesn’t have the time to get a better one.
But when you are All-Star Blake Griffin and you hit the side of the backboard with your shot, you’re going to hear it. The Warriors bench was having some fun with the badly missed corner three and the Golden State crowd picked up on that and started in on Griffin. Just remember, the Warriors have the Clippers on the schedule again this weekend. There could be payback.
Griffin has struggled during the Clippers’ two losses, shooting 6-of-22.
Cleveland Cavaliers veteran Richard Jefferson has a legendary Snapchat account, and I think it just got even better.
During a video posted to Jefferson’s account on Saturday, viewers were able to see a point-of-view account of what it’s like to be an NBA player practicing 3-pointers and dunking down lob passes.
Thanks to a pair of Snapchat Spectacles — a video camera in a set of glasses and paired with the social application — Jefferson gave us a taste of what it’s like to be an NBA player, if only for a moment.
I think it’s pretty cool to see from his perspective. Thanks to the evolution of wearable technology and 3D viewing equipment this is probably just a very small preview of what our viewing experience for the NBA is going to be like in 10-15 years.