Jerryd Bayless came flying off a screen that left Beno Udrih in his dust at the end of the third quarter. Bayless, a sharpshooter who has bounced around a few teams before finally finding a home in Memphis, drained the 3-pointer to give the Grizzlies a 25-point lead at the end of the third quarter.
The made shot fell to Maurice Harkless as players began to head toward the bench. Harkless, in a moment of frustration slammed the ball hard against the floor. He said he only wanted to slam it so he could catch it and that it hit the floor much harder than he anticipated.
It was a symbol perhaps of the frustration the Magic had all night from getting beat down and destroyed on their home floor from the opening tip yet again. At some point, it had to boil over -- even from a relatively quiet guy like Maurice Harkless.
"The season has been very frustrating," Harkless said. "I try not to show it. Sometimes it comes out. Unfortun...