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PORTLAND, Ore. -- While guard Mike Conley says the Memphis Grizzlies are pushing for home court advantage in the playoffs, coach Lionel Hollins maintains it doesn't really matter.
History tells Hollins so.
"The players may think about it but I just want us to play well," he said. "We had some court last year and we lost the series. We've been in series where we didn't have home court and we won. Wherever you go you've just got to play well."
Conley scored 20 points and the Grizzlies beat the short-handed Trail Blazers 94-76 on Wednesday night to break the franchise record for wins in a season.
"We were all about business tonight," Conley said. "We understood that this is a game we needed to win. Obviously, we are chasing that home court advantage so need we need every one we can get."
The Grizzlies have won four straight to move to 51-24 this season, surpassing its 50-win season in 2003-04.
They have already clinched a sp...
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The Memphis Grizzlies have signed free agent Keyon Dooling, luring the veteran guard out of retirement to add more depth for the postseason.
The Grizzlies announced the deal Wednesday.
Dooling, 32, announced his retirement Sept. 20 after signing with the Boston Celtics on July 31. He has started 86 of his 721 games with the Clippers, Heat, Magic, Nets, Bucks and Celtics. He averages...
Dooling spent two full seasons with the Nets, playing in 130 games and averaging around 8.5 points per game while in a mainly back-up role with the team
A little pregame news as one-time Net, point guard Keyon Dooling, has been signed for the rest of the season by the Memphis Grizzlies, and is also eligible for the playoffs. Dooling was acquired by the Nets from the...
"I'm bleeding blue right now, so I haven't thought past the Grizzlies," Tony Allen said.
Mike Conley scored 20 points and the Memphis Grizzlies set a franchise record for wins in a season with a 94-76 victory over the Portland Trail Blazers on Wednesday night.
With four straight wins, Memphis improved to 51-24, surpassing its 50-win season in 2003-04. The Grizzlies have already clinched a spot in the playoffs and are jockeying for home-court advantage in the first round...
Mike Conley's improvement has helped the Memphis Grizzlies to the brink of franchise history and a top-four seed in the Western Conference playoffs.
Conley and the Grizzlies try to continue their climb in the standings and go for a team-record 51st win in Wednesday night's road game against the struggling Portland Trail Blazers.
After having a strong March, Conley opened...