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The Los Angeles Clippers, Boston Celtics and Utah Jazz are showing interest in the possible call up of Eric Griffin of Texas in the NBA D-League, league sources told RealGM. Griffin — one of the D-League’s best wing prospects — has averaged 17.9 points, 6.6 rebounds and 2.4 blocks per night in 39 games for the Texas Legends. He joined Dallas’ affiliate after signing an offseason deal to training camp with the Mavericks.
NBA legend Karl Malone knew how to dunk the ball with style as he would hit the air, put his hand behind his head and tomahawk the ball right through the basket. It was his signature dunk and Eric Griffin of the D-League’s Texas Legends paid tribute to “The Mailman” in a recent game versus the Reno Bighorns!
Shams Charania: Clippers met with D-League’s Eric Griffin in New York over weekend and discussed 10-day, but no move expected, league sources tell RealGM.
Shams Charania: After mulling overseas offers, Mavericks free agent Eric Griffin has agreed to a D-League deal with Dallas’ Legends, source tells RealGM.
Eric Pincus: Looks like I was $100k short on Eric Griffin – his guarantee was $150k – expect him on D-League squad for Mavs/Texas Legends @BBallInsiders
The Dallas Mavericks announced today that they have requested waivers on forward Eric Griffin and guard Yuki Togashi. Griffin (6-8, 194) was originally signed on July 18 after representing the Mavericks at the Las Vegas Summer League where he averaged 9.8 points, 2.8 rebounds, 2.0 blocks, 1.3 steals and 19.3 minutes. He saw action in two preseason games for Dallas.
Shams Charania: The Dallas Mavericks have released athletic forward Eric Griffin, league source tells RealGM. Griffin was on a partial three-year deal.