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Back on Wednesday, Memphis Grizzlies center Marc Gasol decided to let Oklahoma City Thunder point guard Russell Westbrook taste the basketball.After Westbrook made a lay-up, Gasol grabbed the ball and decided to give Russell a love tap in the face with it:Gasol received a technical foul for his actions in the Grizzlies 107-97 victory.
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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 [...]
CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- The Memphis Grizzlies have now won eight in a row, and that's not the only good news. Now, they head back to Memphis for a five-game homestand. The Grizzlies matched a franchise record for consecutive victories on Saturday night by turning back the Charlotte Bobcats 94-87 at Time Warner Cable Arena. They led by 16 in the first half and 17 in the second...
NEW ORLEANS - The thunder and lightning started early and ended late, and as usual, Russell Westbrook was in the middle of the meteorological firestorm. While Kevin Durant and Kevin Martin poured in 27 points each and combined for 10 3-pointers to power the Oklahoma City Thunder to a 110-95 rout of the New Orleans Hornets Friday, all Thunder coach Scott Brooks could talk about...
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.
Mike Conley scored 20 points and the Memphis Grizzlies beat the Charlotte Bobcats 94-87 on Saturday night for their eighth consecutive victory.
Zach Randolph added 18 points and 12 rebounds, and three other players scored in double figures for the Grizzlies, who own the NBA's best record at 8-1. Rudy Gay had 16 points and Marc Gasol and Tony Allen scored 12 apiece.
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...
Kevin Durant and Kevin Martin each scored 27 points, and the Oklahoma City Thunder rolled to their sixth victory in seven games, 110-95 over the New Orleans Hornets on Friday night.
Serge Ibaka added 15 for Oklahoma City, which shot 54 percent (40 of 74) and built leads as big as 30 points in the first half and 34 in the second, allowing the starters to rest for the entire fourth...
Grizzlies' Jerryd Bayless and New York's J.R. Smith got into it yesterday earning double technicals after Bayless responded to a Smith elbow with a chest shove of his own.
After the game the...
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NEW ORLEANS (AP) -- Kevin Durant and Kevin Martin each scored 27 points, and the Oklahoma City Thunder rolled to their sixth victory in seven games, 110-95 over the New Orleans Hornets on Friday night.
Serge Ibaka added 15 for Oklahoma City, which shot 54 percent (40 of 74) and built leads as big as 30 points in the first half and 34 in the second, allowing the starters to rest...
The two hottest teams in the league square off tonight as the Memphis Grizzlies host the New York Knicks.
Head to head, the favorite is 4-1-1 ATS in the last 6 meetings. The Grizzlies are 18-5 ATS in their last 23 home games vs. a team with a road winning % of greater than .600, 4-1-1 ATS in their last 6 home games and 6-0 ATS in their last 6 games overall. The Knicks on the other...
Kevin Durant continues to be one of the league's best scorers, and the Oklahoma City Thunder are reaping the benefits. That figures to be no different at home Sunday night against the Golden State Warriors, as some of Durant's best work has come against them.
The Warriors, though, hope a newfound toughness can help them slow down Durant and match their longest winning streak...