Obviously, this story turned out to be false, but it didn't stop people from voicing their approval of Griffin's actions on Twitter.
Finally somebody slapped Justin Bieber around. Blake Griffin stepped up to the plate. If I'm president I deport Bieber in a second #gone— Tyler Nordgren (@TylerENordgren) February 11, 2014
if this blake griffin smacking bieber story is even 1/8th true i am 102% buying a griffin jersey tomorrow.— brad copeland (@brad_copeland) February 11, 2014
Your service to this world for smacking Bieber will never be forgotten. Thank you sir @blakegriffin32— Nic Moyers (@BigNic9) February 11, 2014