Friday, October 7, 2022

Grizzlies/NBA

Ja Morant, who currently ranks seventh in the NBA averaging 27.6 points per game, leads Memphis into a matchup with New Orleans on Tuesday (March 8), after the Grizzlies failed to match the resolve of the lowly Houston Rockets...
It was one of those, “Do you remember where you were nights?” The night Memphis superstar point guard Ja Morant scored a career-high and franchise-record 52 points, setting franchise-high-scoring marks in back-to-back games. This Monday evening had a sense of urgency...
As the Grizzlies beat writer for The New Tri-State Defender, I took in the All-Star Game festivities with a trained eye on first-time starter Ja Morant, whose he-has-arrived status as an NBA star was evident throughout the weekend. The NBA...
CLEVELAND – NBA All-Star Game Weekend is like a convention for basketball junkies, with this season's made extra special by its intersection with the 75th Anniversary of the association. Here in Cleveland this weekend, it is not uncommon to walk...
The Grizzlies head into the NBA All-Star break with the best record in franchise history, a divisional lead and the third-best mark in the Western Conference – all points of reference in processing the team’s subpar performance in a...
NEW ORLEANS — Tyus Jones scored a career-high 27 points to go with eight assists while filling in for All-Star Ja Morant, and the Memphis Grizzlies beat the New Orleans Pelicans 121-109 Tuesday night for their sixth straight victory...
The soaring Memphis Grizzlies tend to rule in the paint. Take Tuesday night’s smashing of the Los Angeles Clippers at FedExForum as a timely reminder. Riding a three-game winning streak, Memphis routed the Clippers 135-109, the first time in franchise...
by Clay Bailey -- Ja Morant scored 34 points, his sixth straight game of at least 30 points, and the Memphis Grizzlies built an early lead in a 115-95 victory over the Washington Wizards on Saturday night. “I don’t think there’s...
by Terry Davis -- An in-game standing ovation by Grizzlies fans at FedExForum signaled the recognition of Ja Morant’s selection as an All-Star Game starter. “Sorry for not acting on it (the ovation), I was locked in,” said Morant. “I felt...
The slow starts that have hampered the University of Memphis at FedExForum did not come into play against East Carolina on Thursday night. Yet, it was the last 12 minutes of the game that landed it in the win...