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Former Oklahoma star Blake Griffin will miss the rest of the NBA Playoffs for the Los Angeles Clippers after tweaking a quad injury on Monday night, April 25, in a loss to the Portland Trail Blazers.

Griffin missed more than half the regular season with a left quadriceps injury.

Griffin’s injury was part of a nightmarish evening for the Clippers, who also lost Chris Paul for the rest of the playoffs due to a broken hand.

The injury could also affect Griffin’s chances of making the team for the 2016 Summer Olympics in Brazil this August.

Griffin missed a chance at the 2012 Olympics due to a left knee injury.