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Oklahoma City Thunder
OKLAHOMA CITY -- Memphis coach Lionel Hollins doesn't like to talk about how tough his team is. He'd rather let the Grizzlies show it on the court. The Grizzlies did just that Wednesday when they took on the Oklahoma City Thunder. They battered, bruised and physically outplayed the defending Western Conference champions on their way to a 107-97 victory at the Chesapeake Energy Arena. In a game that featured two teams that pride themselves on how hard they play, it was Memphis (6-1) that came up with all the big defensive stands and huge shots in the fourth quarter every time Oklahoma City (6-3) made a run. After getting the lead down to 97-89 with more than four minutes left, Oklahoma City looked as if it were set to give Memphis a scare. But the Grizzlies went to Marc Gasol and Zach Randolph on consecutive trips, and the big men restored order. The Thunder had no answer, and fans began to stream out of the building. Memphis' Rudy Gay poured in 28 points with Kev...
BEST OF MAXIM
Memphis Grizzlies center Marc Gasol was called for a technical foul during Wednesday night's NBA game against the Oklahoma City Thunder for bumping the basketball in Russell Westbrook's face.
As Westbrook made a basket by shooting over Gasol, the basket bounced off Westbrook's own face into Gasol's hands. Gasol took the basketball and bumped it off Westbrook...
Rudy Gay scored a season-high 28 points, Zach Randolph added 20 points and 11 rebounds before getting ejected along with Kendrick Perkins during a late-game altercation and the Memphis Grizzlies beat the Oklahoma City Thunder 107-97 on Wednesday night.
Marc Gasol chipped in 14 points as the Grizzlies continued the best start in franchise history by winning their sixth straight game...
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) -- Rudy Gay scored a season-high 28 points, Zach Randolph added 20 points and 11 rebounds before getting ejected along with Kendrick Perkins during a late-game altercation and the Memphis Grizzlies beat the Oklahoma City Thunder 107-97 on Wednesday night.
Marc Gasol chipped in 14 points as the Grizzlies continued the best start in franchise history by winning...
When the Thunder traded James Harden shortly before the season, the small-market contender did more than clear salary cap space. In dealing the heady two-guard, the Thunder also signaled that they believed Kevin Durant was ready to expand his game and to fill some of the roles Harden formerly occupied.
Durant has come through so far this season, and then some. Not only has he assumed...
GAME 9 vs. Memphis Grizzlies: L (107-97)
The Grizzlies became the first team to hang 100 points on the Thunder while handing them their third loss of the season Wednesday at the Chesapeake Arena in Oklahoma City.
1st QUARTER GAME NOTES
The Thunder looked like they were in cruise control once again after the first quarter. They [...]
The Memphis Grizzlies just had the best week ever by beating the tar out of the Miami Heat and the Oklahoma City Thunder in 72 hours. Now, its time to pay the proper respect on why they scare us oh so much.The post The 5 Reasons The Memphis Grizzlies Should Scare Everyone appeared first on The Sports Fan Journal.
With James Harden gone, the Oklahoma City Thunder are relying on their two remaining stars more than ever.
Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook have each logged more than 42 minutes in back-to-back games heading into Friday night's road date with the New Orleans Hornets.
The Oklahoma City All-Stars had to play big minutes in a come-from-behind win Monday at Detroit, but couldn...
The Grizzlies of Butler are set to compete for an NJCAA national title in the coming weeks. One of the strong points for Butler has been the play of the offensive line. Left tackle John McClure has been solid all season. See highlights of McClure in action in this FOXSportsNext video presentation.
Oklahoma City Thunder's Russell Westbrook lays it in for 2, Memphis Grizzlies center Marc Gasol tries to sneak a ball to the nose.
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