Found October 23, 2012 on TheProBasketballTalk:
The Memphis Grizzlies are dangerously close to showing us all that their 2010 run deep into the Western Conference semi finals, was nothing but a fluke. They are close to weaning themselves from the national spotlight, back into the dark realms of NBA obscurity and obsolescence. After upsetting the leagues best regular season record holding San Antonio Spurs, then taking the Oklahoma City Thunder to 7 games 2 seasons ago, this Grizzlies team seamed to be quickly headed in the right direction. However with a disappointing first round exit just a season ago, and the loss of key player O.J. Mayo, the jury is again out on this squad and their ability to compete on the highest platforms. THE STARTERS: This is where Memphis really excels. The organization has put together a starting lineup that is as dangerous as any in the NBA. No disrespect to the Lakers or Heat, but Memphis' starters have a combination of youth, size, and talent that make them relevant in NBA series. When hea...
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