Originally written on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 1/3/14
Not my favorite game, but my favorite result (W). Jerryd Bayless lit up the arena in the 4th quarter in the return to his old stomping grounds, and the 41 tickets he bought for his friends and family was money well spent. The Grizzlies rode their bigs all game (except for the 3rd Q, it made me rage-blackout, there's a possibility I went and devoured several cattle like a chupacabra around 9:45 tonight) and saw some exceptional offense from Ed Davis who went 8 for 11 for 16 pts and 11 rebounds in 28 minutes. Things got pretty chippy for a while in the 2nd half (and it had started way earlier than that) so the officials had to bow up and ruin the game for a period, but once the Grizzlies settled down (hat tip to Joerger for circling the wagons after the 3rd Q) Memphis took control and outshot, out-hustled and played smarter than the Suns in the 4th quarter to wrap things up without too much of a scare.
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