Originally posted on Five Tool Tool  |  Last updated 5/8/13
Not Game Footage, Honest You might think, from this blog and my general proclivities for all things Warriors, that I can only appreciate racehorse basketball with crazy numbers, Western Conference stuff that's basically the ABA for the 21st century. And you'd be right. But there is an Eastern-style grinder out there that makes old-school hearts race, and everyone they play goes that way. It is, of course, the Memphis Grizzlies, who prove that you don't need to get over the rim to dominate athletically. Or play compelling hoop.How much of a physical edge do the Grizz have in their second round series against the Thunder? So much so that Scott Brooks went to Hasheem Thabeet, the infamous 7'-4" UConn bust who looks better than starting center Kendrick Perkins, in that Perkins looks like an ungainly turnstile against actually talented bigs, and Thabeet isn't in position enough to have that happen. The signature possession for the Grizz came in the second quarter, when Marc Gasol and Za...
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