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For the first time in franchise history, the Memphis Grizzlies reached the conference finals and stood four games away from teh NBA Finals. Unfortunately the familiar tune of a sweep -- something longtime Grizzlies fans know all too well -- ended their Playoff run. Sure, Memphis certainly benefited from Russell Westbrook's absence and Oklahoma City having to figure out how to replace a major part of its offense. But still, Mike Conley, Zach Randolph and Marc Gasol running their way through the Western Conference was a sight for sore eyes and this gritty, defensive-minded team had a lot of attitude and personality. One that resonated. Of course the Spurs and their 3-point shooting resonated too. To counter and see if the Grizzlies can get to that next level, they have brought back perhaps the best 3-point shooter in the franchise's history. Recently amnestied Mike Miller signed a deal with the Grizzlies for the veteran's minimum, the Grizzlies having reportedly won ...
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