Found January 12, 2012 on Basketball ]
The New York Knicks just sent a surging Philadelphia team back home with a few things to ponder and will take their four-game winning streak to the road tonight against the Memphis Grizzlies at FedEx Forum.

The Memphis Grizzlies need their rookies to shoot a little better

25-year old point guard Jeremy Pargo and 20-year old shooting guard Josh Selby are not shooting well enough this season to get a lot of playing time right now.  Pargo has played in 9 games (3 starts) for the Grizzlies so far this year and he is averaging 17.9 minutes, 5.2 points, 1.6 rebounds and 2.9 assists per game.  But, he is only shooting 35.1% from the floor so far this season...

NBA Notes: Horford and Kwame and Shumpert and More

The toughest part of fantasy basketball is dealing with injuries; there's simply no way to adequately replace a first or second-rounder that gets hurt. So yeah, Zaza Pachulia is an obvious add now that Al Horford is out - possibly for the season - it's hard for me to give Horford owners much comfort in this situation. In a way, though, losing a guy due to injury is almost...

Lionel Hollins: Memphis Grizzlies ‘Not a Very Good Team Right Now’

Head coach Lionel Hollins isn’t thrilled with the effort his Memphis Grizzlies are putting forth, and he doesn’t hold back when talking to the Commercial Appeal about it: “It was another sequence tarnished by poor execution when the basketball ricocheted toward Lionel Hollins. After one bounce, Hollins cocked his leg. On the second bounce, the Grizzlies’ head coach unleashed...

Carmelo Anthony sprains right ankle

Knicks star forward Carmelo Anthony sprained his right ankle early in the third quarter of Thursday's game against the Grizzlies.

Rudy Gay helps Grizzlies beat Knicks

Rudy Gay scored a season-high 26 points and the Memphis Grizzlies beat New York 94-83 on Thursday night to end the Knicks' winning streak at four games.

Rudy Gay scores season-high 26 points, Grizzlies beat Knicks 94-83

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Knicks snap 76ers' 6-game winning streak, 85-79

Carmelo Anthony had 27 points and the nine rebounds, and the New York Knicks snapped the Philadelphia 76ers' six-game winning streak with an 85-79 victory on Wednesday night.

Rudy Gay Says He Got an Olympic Team Invite

When the list of 19 Team USA hopefuls for the 2012 Olympics was initially reported, Rudy Gay wasn’t on it. But according to the Memphis Grizzlies’ forward, he is one of the candidates for the squad. Per the Commercial Appeal: “Gay confirmed that he was told that he will be among 19 players vying for a spot on the U.S. Olympic team. USA Basketball chairman Jerry Colangelo phoned...
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