For a couple of years now, I’ve felt as if Blake Griffin is one of the most disrespected players in the NBA. It’s strange, because he’s a superstar, but his peers don’t seem to have much respect for him. I think it’s partially because he’s widely regarded as a flopper, and because guys are tired of getting dunked on.
The latest sign of disrespect came tonight by way of this flying elbow by Mario Chalmers:
Chalmers’ cheap-shot. https://t.co/LO3hawMgXZ
— Streets of the NBA (@NBAStreetTeam) November 8, 2013