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Ping Pong Hoop Stars

Blake Griffin x Red Bull Shows Why the NBA Star Should Stick to Basketball

— December 11, 2011 — Pop Culture
During the lockout a lot of NBA stars had a lot of time on their hands, and the Blake Griffin x Red Bull shows what the Los Angeles Clippers star was up to before the season got back on track.

Some NBA players signed short-term contracts overseas to play ball, others were busy releasing sneakers, but Blake Griffin decided to take up ping pong. The hilarious Blake Griffin x Red Bull clip has the Clippers' star player talking about how he got into the game and how he got his first win...against himself. In the video, he's put to the test against pro ping pong player Soo Yeon Lee. Of course, Griffin gets killed in a friendly game. However, he decides to even things up. Watch and see the solution he comes up with to soothe his ego.
Trend Themes
1. Short-term Contracts Overseas - Opportunity to explore international collaborations and tap into new markets.
2. Sneaker Releases - Potential for collaborations with athletes and influencers to create innovative and unique sneaker designs.
3. Ping Pong as a Recreational Sport - Possibility to create new offering in the sports and entertainment industry by incorporating ping pong into leisure activities.
Industry Implications
1. Sports and Leisure - Opportunity to capitalize on the growing interest in recreational sports and leisure activities.
2. Fashion and Footwear - Chance to innovate in the sneaker market through athlete collaborations and unique design elements.
3. Entertainment and Gaming - Potential to create new ping pong-themed games and experiences for entertainment purposes.
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