Originally written on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 11/11/12
MEMPHIS, Tenn. - The Memphis Grizzlies have had plenty of catch-and-shoot guards in their franchise history. They just haven't had many catch-shoot-and-make-shots guards. They apparently have one now. Reserve guard Wayne Ellington, acquired by the Griz in an offseason trade with Minnesota, scored a career-high 25 points to fuel a Grizzlies three-point frenzy in a 104-86 pounding of the defending NBA champion Miami Heat on Sunday afternoon in FedExForum. Ellington nailed 7 of 11 threes, and his hot shooting spread among his teammates. Memphis, not known as long-distance shooting crew, drained 14 of 24 threes against a stunned Heat defense. Rudy Gay added 21 points and eight rebounds for the Griz, with Mike Conley contributing 18 and Zach Randolph recording his fifth straight double-double with 18 points and 12 rebounds. Chris Bosh scored 22 points and LeBron James added 20 for the Heat (5-2). The victory for the Grizzlies (5-1) extended their regular-season home-court w...
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