BOSTON – The Boston Celtics announced today that they have signed forward Blake Griffin. Per team policy terms of the deal were not disclosed.
Griffin, a 6’9” forward, appeared in 56 games (24 starts) where he averaged 6.4 points, 4.1 rebounds and 1.9 assists in 17.1 minutes per game for Brooklyn last season. The six-time All-Star has appeared in 724 career games split between the LA Clippers, Detroit Pistons and Brooklyn Nets and is one of nine current players in the NBA to average at least 19 points, eight rebounds, four assists per game for their career. The 2010-11 NBA Rookie of the Year has also made the NBA Playoffs in nine of his 14 seasons.