In addition to being a great player in Los Angeles, he is also doing his part to help others in the Los Angeles community. Griffin recently visited a young fan named Griffith who is battling leukemia at the Los Angeles Children's Hospital. The two worked together on a custom shoe that Griffin promised he would wear in a game.
The Utah Jazz have signed a three year agreement with the Utah based company "Qualtrics" to sponsor their uniform patch. For the first year however, the Qualtrics logo will not be the logo displayed. The Jazz and Qualtrics have agreed to display a "5 For The Fight" logo instead.
The NBA dunk contest will take place on February 18th. When the participants were announced on February 2nd many people had to turn to the internet to figure out who Derrick Jones Jr. was. Those who did look him up were not disappointed.