Nets expected to sign Blake Griffin

The Nets are close to adding yet another All-Star. Former Pistons forward Blake Griffin cleared free agency waivers and is expected to sign with Brooklyn, according to The Athletic. The six-time

The Nets are close to adding yet another All-Star.

Former Pistons forward Blake Griffin cleared free agency waivers and is expected to sign with Brooklyn, according to The Athletic.

The six-time All-Star will be joining a team that already features Kevin Durant, James Harden and Kyrie Irving, all selected to play in the All-Star game Sunday.

Blake Griffin is reportedly expected to sign with the Brooklyn Nets.
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The 31-year-old Griffin, who agreed to a contract buyout with the Pistons early this week, gives the Nets (24-13) more frontcourt help after they traded away center Jarrett Allen in the deal that brought Harden to Brooklyn.

Griffin is averaging 12.3 points, 5.2 rebounds and 3.9 assists this season.

This story originally appeared on: NyPost - Author:Joseph Staszewski

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