Justin Bieber NOT Smacked By Blake Griffin at Starbucks, Despite Report

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By Michael Lewittes


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Justin Bieber was NOT hit by L.A. Clippers star Blake Griffin during an alleged altercation at a Starbucks, despite a totally made up rumor circulating the Internet.

On Monday, a number of sports blogs reported that Griffin “smacked the sh*t” out of Bieber after the star refused to put on a shirt inside the West Hollywood coffee shop.

The sites quoted a purported Starbucks barista as saying, “He came in with no shirt on and his pants hanging down and underwear showing and tried to order a caramel apple machiatto. I just told him he would have to put a shirt on if he wanted to order.”

The supposed employee claimed Griffin was sitting at a table nearby, and stepped in and “smacked the sh*t” out of Bieber when the employee asked him. “I saw Justin stumble out of the door looking like he was crying,” added the so-called barista.

But the story is 100 percent FALSE. Gossip Cop checked in with a source close to Bieber, who tells us exclusively that the rumor is “made up,” saying, “Justin has not returned to Los Angeles [for weeks].”

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