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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...
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The Memphis Grizzlies are one of those teams that are in a standstill so to speak; nothing too exciting about the team when the Western Conference landscape changed drastically over the summer. However, the Grizzlies defeated the Utah Jazz Monday night, and holy hell was Marc Gasol aggressive; he ended up with 22 points, 8 [...]The post NBA Star Of The Night: Marc Gasol appeared...
During an in game interview NBA Commissioner David Stern showed us his play-by-play announcing skills while the Memphis Grizzlies-Utah Jazz played.
Stern announced earlier in the season that he will retire as commissioner of the NBA in February 2014. Adam Silver will replace Stern, who has been commissioner for 30 years.
The Grizzlies, who have won two straight beat the Jazz 103-94.
Mike Conley says the Grizzlies' new owner doesn't look much older than he is. The Memphis guard is right.
Robert J. Pera, the Grizzlies' new chairman and majority owner, is only nine years older than his point guard. The 34-year-old California businessman is a fresh face from a much different generation than the Grizzlies' previous owner - 75-year-old billionaire...
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) -- Zach Randolph had 16 points and 18 rebounds, Marc Gasol added 22 points and the Memphis Grizzlies capped a day of celebration featuring the introduction of their new owners with NBA commissioner David Stern on hand by beating the Utah Jazz 103-94 Monday night.
Mike Conley added 16 points, Rudy Gay had 15 and Quincy Pondexter 14 for Memphis, which won its second...
MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- The new chairman of the Grizzlies said he "fully understands" that the people of Memphis really own the NBA team, even though he's the controlling owner. Robert J. Pera is not only saying the right things, he has put it in writing. Pera, who introduced himself to Grizzlies fans Monday morning at FedExForum, agreed to provisions to keep the team...
Zach Randolph had 16 points and 18 rebounds, Marc Gasol added 22 points and the Memphis Grizzlies capped a day of celebration featuring the introduction of their new owners with NBA commissioner David Stern on hand by beating the Utah Jazz 103-94 Monday night.
Mike Conley added 16 points, Rudy Gay had 15 and Quincy Pondexter 14 for Memphis, which won its second straight this season...
Here are the local media outlets that follow the MEMPHIS GRIZZLIES. Newspaper- The Commercial Appeal is the city’s local newspaper. It’s sports section has space dedicated to the Grizzlies. Ron Tillery (Twitter) is the beat reporter who also contributes to the Memphis Edge blog. Columnist Geoff Calkins (Twitter) will also have a take on the Grizzlies.
The new chairman of the Grizzlies said he ''fully understands'' that the people of Memphis really own the NBA team, even though he's the controlling owner.
Robert J. Pera introduced himself Monday morning along with the new chief executive officer of Memphis Basketball, LLC, the group that bought the Grizzlies from Michael Heisley for $377 million in a sale finalized...
MILWAUKEE (AP) -- Zach Randolph had 18 points and 13 rebounds, and the Memphis Grizzlies shot 53 percent from the floor in a 108-90 victory over the Milwaukee Bucks on Wednesday night.
Rudy Gay added 17 points and Marreese Speights contributed 16 off the bench to help Memphis win its third straight after a season-opening loss.
Milwaukee, which was looking to start 3-0 for the first...
Danny Granger of the Indiana Pacers and Rudy Gay of the Memphis Grizzlies are of the NBA’s best small forwards, but for every similarity between the two has a corresponding difference. The older Granger has an All-Star appearance, while Gay does not. Granger’s game is a bit more subtle, while Gay relies more on his tremendous athleticism. Both fill the stat sheet and...
Line of the Night: It’s a little known fact that the Gasol brothers compete against each other in nearly every aspect of their lives, including who can look like the more convincing homeless person. But in terms of fantasy basketball, only Marc Gasol (2.32 WARP) can say he’s had the best fantasy line of the night this season. Gasol nearly triple-doubled against the Jazz with...
The Memphis Grizzlies and Milwaukee Bucks have overcome occasional struggles to get off to solid starts.
After both pulled out tough victories in their last contests, Milwaukee looks to open 3-0 for the first time in seven years while ending a three-game losing streak to visiting Memphis on Wednesday night.
Milwaukee opened with a 99-88 win at Boston on Friday, then got a Brandon...
MILWAUKEE, Wis. – Five Grizzlies scored in double digits as Memphis rolled to a 108-90 victory over the Bucks Wednesday at the Bradley Center in Milwaukee. Memphis (3-1) shot 53 percent from the field and was paced by an 18-point, 13-rebound effort by center Zach Randolph and got 17 and 14 points, respectively, from Rudy Gay and Marc Gasol. Marreese Speights scored 18 amd Mike...
MILWAUKEE -- With three of their first four games this season on the road, the Memphis Grizzlies knew starting strong would be a difficult task. But after their 108-90 victory Wednesday at Milwaukee, that stretch is behind them and the Grizzlies have settled into the NBA grind with a 3-1 record. "(Being) 4-0 would be better but it's better than 1-3," said center Marc...