Blake Griffin will engage with Brooklyn, contender for the NBA title, reported Sunday several American media.
The 31-year-old six-time All-Star winger was released from his contract by the Detroit Pistons on Friday.
Free agent Blake Griffin ‘has made a deal with the Nets for the remainder of the season,’ ESPN said, citing agent Sam Goldfeder. He joins an already well-starred Nets squad with the ‘Big 3’ Kevin Durant / James Harden / Kyrie Irving and who finished strong the first part of the regular season by winning nine of his last ten games to point to 2nd place in the Conference. Is.
Arrived in 2017 in Detroit, Blake Griffin had compiled 24.5 points and 5.4 assists in his second season. But a series of injuries then plagued him, and he only played 18 games in the next. This season, seeming finally rid of his physical glitches, he played 20 games with the Pistons for 12.3 points and 5.2 rebounds on average.