The Detroit Pistons acquired their latest star this week as they traded for Clippers star Blake Griffin.  As he gets ready to start his career in Detroit, his jersey is becoming a hot item.

According to CBS Sports,  Griffin's Pistons jersey featuring the number 23 is a hot item in stores in Detroit.     His Motor City jersey sold out in minutes and his home white jersey is selling fast.

Blake Griffin was the main player in the Pistons trade with the Clippers.  The Pistons gave up Tobias Harris, Avery Bradley, Boban Marjanovic and a couple draft picks.

Griffin is expected to make his Pistons debut in their game against the Memphis Grizzlies tonight (February 1st).     The team recently ended their losing streak and are currently 23-26 on the season.   We shall see if the addition of Blake Griffin will help the team reach the playoffs this season.

 

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