Thursday, May 26, 2022

Grizzlies/NBA

A victory that the Minnesota Timberwolves seemingly had tethered to their bus out of town became Memphis’ gain when NBA sensation Ja Morant and a cast of Grizzlies characters stepped up to claim it. The win in the Game 5...
Soon after learning that he had been named the NBA’s Most Improved Player for this season, the Grizzlies’ star point guard Ja Morant was dishing out assists. “Although this award goes to me, it is a team effort,” said Morant....
No excuses. The officiating as viewed from several vantage points was horrible. Still, no excuses; the Grizzlies lost Game 4 of their opening-round playoff series with the Minnesota Timberwolves and the matchup is knotted 2-2 headed back to Memphis...
Years from now – when the franchise records of the Grizzlies are being examined – Memphis’ “weird game” win in Game 3 of this season’s playoffs will jump off the page. Down by 20-plus deficits in both halves, the Grizzlies...
Memphis hit Minnesota so hard with its bench that the resulting win now is recorded as the largest margin of victory in the franchise’s playoff history. The Grizzlies matched and surpassed the Timberwolves’ energy, reeling in a 28-point win (124-96)...
The Minnesota Timberwolves were too much early on for the Grizzlies, which contributed greatly to the Grizzlies’ post-game refrain about the need to come out ready for game two of the opening round of the NBA Western Conference playoffs. Jumping...
Picture an afternoon at FedExForum during game 1 of the opening round playoffs series pitting Memphis against Minnesota's T-Wolves. The canvass reflects Ja Morant's warm-up, a stirring rendition of the National Anthem, the Grizzlies' energy-filled pregame warmup, fans ready to...
The records were plentiful as the latest version of the Memphis Grizzlies tied the franchise mark for the most victories in a season. When they host the Minnesota Timberwolves in the NBA’s Western Conference Playoffs, it will be the...