Originally written on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 1/2/13
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BOSTON -- Memphis Grizzlies coach Lionel Hollins was looking for more energy from his team at TD Garden on Wednesday night. He got it. "It was a very gratifying win because we really got back to playing our brand of basketball," Hollins said after the Grizzlies raised their record to 20-9, the best start in franchise history, with a 93-83 victory over the struggling Boston Celtics. "The ball moved from side to side, we had about four 24-second violations from over-passing, but I'll take that. The pace was really good, and we defended and rebounded really well, so it was a very good win." Grizzlies point guard Mike Conley broke out of a shooting slump, scoring 23 points and dishing out nine assists while committing just one turnover in 44 minutes. Over the previous three games, he was 9-for-38 from the floor, 3-for-12 from 3-point range, but he went 8-for-15, 3-for-6 in this one. Rudy Gay, who also was struggling, had 19 points and six rebounds, and former Celtic Tony Allen...
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