Originally written on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 11/6/12
MEMPHIS, Tenn. - Marc Gasol doesn't want to give the reasons why he's averaging 21 points and seven rebounds in the Memphis Grizzlies' first three games of the 2012-13 NBA season. That's because he doesn't care about that. "It doesn't matter who scores the points, who gets the rebounds, who gets the assists," said Gasol, who flirted with a triple-double with 22 points, eight rebounds and eight assists as the Grizzlies beat the Utah Jazz, 103-94, in the Griz's home opener Monday night. "All that matters is we're 2-1, and it should be 3-0." With NBA commissioner David Stern and new Grizzlies' majority owner Robert Pera among the FedExForum crowd of 17,401, Memphis overcame a frigid, 2-for-19 start from the field. Memphis finally grabbed the lead just past the midway point of third quarter, thanks to superb bench play from swingman Quincy Pondexter, and finished with a flourish for a franchise-record 12th consecutive regular-season home win dating back to last season. ...
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