Blake Griffin Explodes on Pau Gasol, Clippers Fall to Lakers

Ethan Sherwood StraussNBA Lead WriterApril 5, 2012

LOS ANGELES, CA - APRIL 04:  Blake Griffin #32 of the Los Angeles Clippers attempts a shot in front of Pau Gasol #16 of the Los Angeles Lakers during a 113-108 Laker win at Staples Center on April 4, 2012 in Los Angeles, California.  NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement.  (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
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Yes, the Lakers won 113 to 108. But was victory really worth it for poor Pau? Also worth wondering after: Was this an offensive foul by Griffin?