Thursday, December 2, 2021

Sports

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...
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...
Sixteen games into the season, here is how it has gone for the 8-8 Memphis Grizzlies: win, win, loss, loss, win, loss, win, win, loss, win, loss, loss, loss, win, win, loss. It’s been like basketball on a hamster wheel. Fresh...
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...
The Cordova Wolves wanted to continue their winning streak when they entered Friday’s game against Whitehaven with a 2-0 record. But the Tigers had plans too: They wanted another chance to celebrate “Donuts Monday,” a reward given whenever Whitehaven holds...
Marc Gasol scored 29 points, Mike Conley added 26 and the Memphis Grizzlies used a late 15-2 run to beat Milwaukee 116-113, handing the Bucks their first home loss of the season. After losing a 15-point lead in the third quarter, Memphis surged ahead again late and held on with key buckets from Conley.
The Memphis Grizzlies fell to the Dallas Mavericks on Saturday night, 138-122. And the reason it went down like that is pretty simple: Dallas outplayed the Grizzlies in every facet of the game. They shot (and made) more three-pointers....
The Grizzlies never led in their 91-104 preseason finale in San Antonio. Once the Spurs built their lead, Memphis could never quite catch up. Blowing wide open layups certainly didn't help the cause But oh boy, did they try. And...
By FRED GOODALL, AP Sports Writer ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Unbeaten UCF updated its sparkling resume with an impressive come-from-behind victory over Memphis in the American Athletic Conference title game. Now the seventh-ranked Knights (12-0, No. 8 CFP), who proclaimed themselves...