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Already this season, we’ve seen star players go down. Zach Randolph is out for a long time. So is Al Horford. No one knows how Manu Ginobili will play when he comes back. And no one really knows how much injuries are affecting Kobe Bryant, Chris Paul and Gerald Wallace. A part of me wants [...]
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The splint has been removed and the San Antonio Spurs star can probably see the light at the end of the tunnel. Manu Ginobili, who suffered a broken left hand on Jan. 2, was recently cleared to start shooting. "He's shooting mid-range shots, lefty," Spurs coach Gregg Popovich told The San Antonio Express-News on Monday. "He'll be cleared to go one-on-one in...

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San Antonio Spurs guard Manu Ginobili had his post-surgery splint removed and is back practicing with the team, according to the San Antonio Express-News.The 34-year-old broke his left pinkie finger in a game on Jan. 2, against the Minnesota Timberwolves and was initially thought to miss 6-8 weeks."He's shooting mid-range shots...he'll be cleared to go one-on-one in...

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It’s been almost a month since Manu Ginobili broke his hand. Since then, the San Antonio Spurs have been playing admirably, sitting at 13-9, and a game behind Dallas in the Southwest division. While it has been great to see some other Spurs step up in his absence, I think the fans are ready to have their Argentinian superstar back, and we may be getting close. This is some great...

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Grizzlies Considering Finishing Season Without Randolph?

When Memphis Grizzlies forward Zach Randolph went down with an MCL tear on New Years Day, it was the consensus that it would be nearly impossible for the Grizzlies to improve on last year’s magical run to the second round of the playoffs. He played such a huge role in upsetting the top-ranked San Antonio Spurs as a scorer, a defender and an all-around emotional leader. Picturing...

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After a loss in overtime to the Dallas Mavericks, the San Antonio Spurs (12-9) will face the Memphis Grizzlies (10-9) tonight in Memphis as the Spurs hope to snap their two-game losing streak and find some success on the road.The last time these two team met was earlier this season as San Antonio won 95-82 in San Antonio. Manu Ginobili paced the Spurs with 24 points while Rudy Gay...

Grizzlies coach Hollins clarifies remarks on Zach Randolph’s injury

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Dime Q&A: Expert Surgeon Talks Zach Randolph & Knee Injuries

Already this season, we’ve seen star players go down, and a part of me wants to say it’s the shortened season. But face the facts: Injuries happen every year. Ask Steve Nash. He’s been dealing with a back injury for 10 years. Then there’s Zach Randolph, fresh off a breakout season and playoff run last [...]

Grizzlies coach Hollins says Zach Randolph may be done for season

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The Look Ahead for January 31

Our nightly look ahead to the schedule with a couple of notes and story lines so you can plan out your NBA viewing.  All Times Eastern. Fire up the League Pass 8:00:  Denver Nuggets at Memphis Grizzlies  Tonight's schedule doesn't exactly demand your attention (as you'll see from the rundown in a minute).  Unlike last night's Clippers-Thunder game, which provided...

Lee Jenkins: Despite shaky season, Grizzlies remain a playoff threat in West

Memphis' goals have changed with Zach Randolph out. But once he returns, says Lee Jenkins, the Grizz should be in a similar position as last year: the low seed no one wants to face.

Spurs-Grizzlies Preview

The Memphis Grizzlies are back home after dropping the final three games of a frustrating road trip. The San Antonio Spurs have had plenty of their own struggles on the road, both this season and their nightmarish trips to Memphis in last year's regular season and playoffs. The two teams try to shake off their respective recent losses Monday night at FedEx Forum, where the...
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