Posted November 17, 2012 on AP on Fox
Any notions that the Memphis Grizzlies' hot start is a fluke likely have been dispelled over the past week. After a stretch of marquee victories, streaking Memphis visits a surprising Charlotte Bobcats team seeking a fourth consecutive victory Saturday night. The Grizzlies (7-1) dropped their opener to the Los Angeles Clippers on Halloween night, but they've since rattled off seven straight wins with the majority coming against quality foes. Memphis' victims include last season's NBA finals participants after it routed Miami 104-86 on Sunday before knocking off Oklahoma City 107-97 on Wednesday. The Grizzlies then defeated previously unbeaten New York 105-95 on Friday behind a game-high 24 points from Marc Gasol and 20 points and 15 rebounds from Zach Randolph. Rudy Gay added 17 points while Mike Conley finished with 16 and eight assists. "I think we are playing well right now, obviously," Conley said. "We have played some very good teams in the ...
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