Posted December 15, 2012 on AP on Fox
The Memphis Grizzlies are on their longest slide of the season, and concluding this three-game road trip against the Utah Jazz doesn't seem to be the ideal way to solve it. The Grizzlies attempt to snap their skid by winning in Salt Lake City for the first time in almost six years Saturday night. Memphis (14-6) has dropped four of six games this month and three in a row following Friday's 99-94 loss at Denver. The team's longest skid last season was four games from Jan. 24-30. Part of the Grizzlies' recent troubles stems from averaging 17.5 turnovers over the last five games after committing 14.1 per contest during a 12-2 start. They coughed the ball up 16 times against the Nuggets - nine in the second half - while shooting 41.5 percent from the field. "This is where we show who we are," forward Rudy Gay said. "We're going to find a way to get out of this." It seems a visit to Salt Lake City may not be the place to do it. The Grizzlies h...
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