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As I’m writing this, the Memphis Grizzlies are 2-1 on their five-game (mostly) West Coast road trip, narrowly avoiding catastrophe Tuesday night by squeaking out a 98-97 win over the Portland Trailblazers. Before they come home to FedExForum though, they’ll face an angry Houston Rockets team (now 9-3) in Houston...
LENS & LINES by Warren Roseborough, Special to TSDMemphis.com The Memphis Hustle, The Memphis Grizzlies G-League affiliate, kicked off their inaugural game on Saturday Nov. 4, pulling out all the stops! There were face paintings, giveaways, Grizz Girls, The Blue Bunch Dance Team, Grizz, activities for the kids, and the Beale...
For the University of Memphis Tigers, Thursday night's exhibition against the crosstown Magicians of The LeMoyne-Owen College was a game-time setting to get to know one another, to develop some chemistry and give fans a glimpse of possibilities. For the Magicians, it was an opportunity to showcase their brand of...
Just last year around this time, you’d be reading my (semi) informed prognostications about the Grizzlies, based on their offseason moves and a string of essentially meaningless preseason games. And now? Now, with the Grizzlies sitting at 5-3 after a 101-99 loss to the Orlando Magic Wednesday night, we are...
By Sharon Brown, Special to TSDMemphis.com “We didn’t deserve to win the game — You cannot mess with the basketball gods,: said a visibly upset David Fizdale. “I deeply believe in that.” Fizdale continued, “Our huddles were a joke tonight. Our communication was ridiculous. No one owned anything tonight. The most...
  Yes, the Grizzlies should have beaten the Charlotte Hornets last night instead of coughing up a 13-point second-half lead. Even if they weren't able to score, better defense would likely have meant a W. But Charlotte is a good team, featuring All-Stars Kemba Walker and Dwight Howard, so this wasn't...
The Fairley Bulldogs flipped their regular season record from 2-8 a year ago to 8-2 this year after shutting out the Douglass Red Devils 24-0 on Senior Night. The win last Thursday over Douglass gave the Bulldogs the Region 8 District 2A Championship. It also paid back the Red Devils...
The Memphis Grizzlies are 5-1. Admit it, you didn't see this coming. And we're still very early in the season so obviously this likely will change. But any Grizz fan will take it, especially if it means going 3-0 against Golden State and Houston. Tonight, the Grizzlies will try to...
Tiger Woodspleaded guilty in his DUI hearing in Florida. The hearing took all of ten minutes as Woods entered his guilty plea and agreed to be part of a DUI diversion program as a result. Woods will also be on probation for 12 months and will be required to do 50 hours...
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HOUSTON — In a game that he dominated offensively, Memphis Grizzlies center Marc Gasol said it was the team's defense that helped the most in the wild come-from-behind win over the Houston Rockets. Gasol scored 26 points to lead the Grizzlies to a 98-90 win in Houston on Monday night....