Friday, October 7, 2022

Grizzlies/NBA

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...
The NBA Playoffs demand a full-throttle push by championship-hungry teams whose elements have developed chemistry capable of sustaining them through the title hunt. Insert Memphis Grizzlies into that picture and the importance of Saturday night’s win over the New...
Phoenix plays its home basketball games at the Footprint Center in ZIP code 85004. Memphis played host at FedExForum in ZIP code 38103 on Friday night and the teams’ varying approaches to the game were not lost on losing...
SAN ANTONIO — Tyus Jones scored 25 points and the Memphis Grizzlies edged the San Antonio Spurs 112-111 on Wednesday night to capture the Southwest Division title and clinch the No. 2 seed in the Western Conference. The Grizzlies claimed...
With eight games to go in the 82-game, regular-season schedule, the Grizzlies approached Saturday night’s tilt with the defending NBA champion Milwaukee Bucks with a singular – and team shared goal: “to just find our best version.” “Get better every...
It’s one thing – “a humbling honor” as Grizzlies head coach Taylor Jenkins put it – to have the ESPN network plop down on Memphis with its All-Access national showcase. It’s next level to then win the game, especially...
OKLAHOMA CITY — Dillon Brooks had to wait a few more minutes to make his return. After being sidelined for 27 games due to an ankle injury, Brooks walked onto the court Sunday only to see that both Memphis and...