Tuesday, August 3, 2021

Sports

The seemingly magic carpet ride that the Grizzlies took Greater Memphis on during the postseason has ended and – after a requisite time for reflection – there will be a full-throttle push to step into the collective vision of...
Accounting for every ounce of effort put into trying to beat the Utah Jazz, Monday night’s 120-113 loss was the third straight game in which the Memphis Grizzlies’ determination to give their all was just not enough. “It’s nothing to...
Packing energy tinged with anticipation, Memphis fans filed into FedExForum to the count of 12,000-plus for the first home playoff game since 2017. They saw the Grizzlies put up the fight expected against a highly-favored Utah Jazz team that...
by Teresa M. Walker -- Memphis guard Ja Morant says the treatment of his family during Game 2 in Utah was “very unacceptable.” Atlanta guard Trae Young has seen the video of a fan spitting on him and calls it...
The Utah Jazz’s contender for defensive player of the year complained about an imbalance in physical play in game one of the playoffs against the Grizzlies, setting up a watch party for how game two would be officiated. Things certainly...
“I treated this game like any other game,” Ja Morant said of his emotions prior to the tipoff of what would become the Memphis Grizzlies’ believe-it-or not upset (112-109 OT) of the No. 1 seeded Utah Jazz in the...
The Memphis “Road Warriors” – known officially as the Grizzlies – maneuvered past the Golden State Warriors and into the Western Conference Playoffs with an overtime win for a hungry young team on Friday night. “We are not taking anything...
Minutes after Memphis’ reserves secured a one-point win over a team that won’t be in the play-in tournament, Grizzlies head coach Taylor Jenkins noted the “big game on Sunday.” Well, that Sunday is here and Memphis has an afternoon (2:30...
A third consecutive win Tuesday night with three regular-season games yet to play puts the Memphis Grizzlies in control of their own play-in tournament fate as they grind toward a Western Conference Playoffs birth. The Grizzlies saddled the Dallas Mavericks...
With a Western Conference play-in tournament berth secured by a 115-110 victory over the New Orleans Pelicans Monday (May 10), the Memphis Grizzlies now are focused on the next step –- seeding. Memphis has its remaining five games to best...