Friday, September 24, 2021

Sports

On one hand, the Grizzlies had spectacular games from three key pieces: Ja Morant, Brandon Clarke and Jonas Valanciunas. But it didn't add up to a win, as the Grizzlies gave up a huge second-half lead -- and the...
After an eight-day break, the University of Memphis Tigers took the court Tuesday at FedExForum with a new offense against the University of South Florida Bulls. While the offense did produce a better offensive flow in the first half, it...
Mike Conley started hitting shots down the stretch, Orlando consistently misfired and the Memphis Grizzlies put a dent in the Magic’s scramble for the final playoff spot in the Eastern Conference. Conley scored 14 of his 26 points in the...
Want to see a receiver put a team on his back en route to a history-making performance in a game most professional and casual observers doubted the team could win? Roll the tape of the University of Memphis’ 31-29 win...
By BRIAN HALL, Associated Press MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — With Mike Conley finally healthy to rejoin teammate Marc Gasol, and adding 6-foot-11, 242-poound rookie Jaren Jackson Jr., the Memphis Grizzlies have gone back to their long-trusted approach of physical defense. It has got...
By MICHAEL WAGAMAN, Associated Press SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — De'Aaron Fox finally got the Kings running at the quick pace he grew accustomed to last season, and his season-high five steals helped send them on their way. Fox scored 10 of...
By DAVID BRANDT, AP Sports Writer PHOENIX — Dillon Brooks scored 27 points, Jaren Jackson Jr. added 24 and the Memphis Grizzlies earned a 115-108 win over the Phoenix Suns on Wednesday night. Memphis won two games in a row for...
By TIM REYNOLDS, AP Basketball Writer MIAMI (AP) — An opening-night sellout crowd in Miami came to see Jimmy Butler. They wound up being enthralled by rookies Kendrick Nunn and Chris Silva instead. Justise Winslow finished with 27 points, seven rebounds and...
With a head coach’s eye, Taylor Jenkins sees the Memphis Grizzlies showing signs of getting better amid losses in four of their last five games, including a Monday night loss (133-129) to the New York Knicks after surrendering a...
MINNEAPOLIS — Ja Morant had 37 points and 10 assists and the Memphis Grizzlies held on for a 139-135 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Wednesday night. Desmond Bane scored 22 points off the bench, including a few key 3-pointers...