Grizzlies/NBA

Ahead by 14 points at halftime, the Memphis Grizzlies beat back second-half pushes by the Utah Jazz and recorded a 123-118 win at FedExForum on Sunday night. The sixth win in a row for Memphis featured shooting guard Desmond Bane...
Take what Ja Morant said about Memphis center Steve Adams, and what Adams said about the Grizzlies’ All-Star guard, add the statement the team’s bench play made and you have the essence of how the Grizzlies beat the Sacramento...
On the wrong end of four of their last six games, the Grizzlies lacked consistency on defense, according to head coach Taylor Jenkins. He saw an improvement as Memphis beat Toronto on Thursday and another sign New Year’s Eve...
When it came time to run down the Bulls of South Florida, the pivot point was defense as the University of Memphis began American Athletic Conference play with a 93-86 win that tested whether the Tigers had a championship-intensity...
“All of us have just got to play better offensively,” said Memphis head coach Taylor Jenkins after the Grizzlies lost ugly to a depleted Phoenix Suns team at FedExForum on Tuesday night. “Myself, players. We’ve just got to be better.” After...
San Francisco – Upstaged and outplayed in their NBA at Christmas debut, the Memphis Grizzlies walked away from a sound beating by the Golden State Warriors pondering things they’ve “got to” and “have to” do. Playing their second game this...
PHOENIX – With the Grizzlies saddled with slow starts in their previous two games, Memphis’ pacesetter – soaring star Ja Morant – spoke up. “The last two games we didn’t have our fire. I voiced it to the team,” Morant...
The Grizzlies are on top in the NBA Western Conference and they have risen with and/or doing “d” things: defense, disciplined, and dialed-in. The visiting Milwaukee Bucks got a wire-to-wire demonstration of Memphis’ “d” things as the Grizzlies dominated the...
With Monday night’s blow-by win (128-103) over the Atlanta Hawks, the Memphis Grizzlies have completed the first third of the season and are nearly halfway to the All-Star game, where highlight-reel Ja Morant is a “shoe-in” for his second...
The Memphis Grizzlies, now winners of five straight and the bearers of a 17-9 record, had a sub-standard, eight-point, homecourt lead over the team with the worst record in the NBA at halftime on Friday night. Grinding away after the...