It only took 24 hours for Spencer Hawes to start something with his new Los Angeles Clippers teammates, namely Blake Griffin. Don't get it twisted, though, Clips fans. It's nothing too crazy...yet. On Friday, Hawes reportedly agreed to a four-year, $23 million deal with the Clippers and the very next day, the 26-year-old center hopped on Twitter and issued a challenge to Blake Griffin for the right to wear the No. 32, a number that Spencer wore for 27 games as a member of the Cleveland Cavaliers last season.
Hey @blakegriffin32 you know 32 is my number you wanna arm wrestle for it or something?— Spencer Hawes (@spencerhawes00) July 5, 2014
So, what does Blake have to say? Well, here you go:
And that's it. Griffin basically hit him with the verbal rejection:
Sorry, Spencer, but you're wearing No. 00.
[via All Ball]