Top 50 Most Powerful in Southern California Sports: No. 35 Blake Griffin, LA Clippers

first_img• Introduction• Photo Gallery Blake Griffin, 27, Clippers ForwardLast year’s rank: unrankedCombining his $17.7 million salary and $7 million in endorsements, Griffin was the 10th highest paid basketball player in the world in 2015. Though the Clippers were very successful while Griffin missed 45 consecutive games this season, he is likely the most marketable basketball talent in L.A. now that Kobe Bryant has retired.Top 50 Most Powerful in Southern California Sports Newsroom GuidelinesNews TipsContact UsReport an Errorlast_img