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Taylor Griffin

NameTaylor Griffin
TeamBelgacom Liège
Team LinkLiège Basket
PositionSmall forward/power forward
Career Start2009
Height Ft6
Height In7
Weight Lb238
Draft Round2
Draft Pick48
Draft TeamPhoenix Suns
Draft Year2009
Birth DateApril 18, 1986(age 31)
Birth PlaceOklahoma City, Oklahoma
High SchoolOklahoma Christian School,
Edmond, Oklahoma
TeamsPhoenix Suns (2009-2010)
Belgacom Liège (2010-present)

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Taylor Griffin (born April 18, 1986 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma) is an American professional basketball player from the University of Oklahoma currently playing for Belgacom Liège in Belgium.

With his younger brother, power forward Blake Griffin, Taylor Griffin helped lead Oklahoma to the Elite Eight of the 2009 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament. As a senior, he averaged 9.6 points, 5.8 rebounds, and 1.3 steals a game with 53.6% field goal shooting, and 35.7% three-point field goal shooting. He was drafted with the 48th overall pick of the 2009 NBA Draft by the Phoenix Suns. He was also drafted by the Harlem Globetrotters on June 22, 2009.

Griffin split the 2009 - 10 season with the Suns and their NBDL affiliate, the Iowa Energy. He was waived by the Suns on July 26, 2010, then signed with Belgacom Liège in Belgium.

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