Blake Griffin smiled as he milled about the Clippers’ practice facility Saturday morning, graciously lingering to speak with a pair of guests wearing his jersey.
There was a reason for his buoyancy. He was about to get back onto the court with his teammates.
Griffin participated in his first practice since December, meaning his return from the quadriceps and hand injuries that have sidelined the star power forward for more than three months could come in a week or so.
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