Why the Memphis Grizzlies made the playoffs

With Monday’s win against the Phoenix Suns, the Memphis Grizzlies secured the final spot in the 2014 NBA playoffs. Despite a valiant effort by the Suns to keep their playoff dreams alive, the Grizzlies played stout defense for the better part of the game. The fact that the Grizzlies held the Suns to only 19.2% beyond the arc also played a big role, as the Suns are one of the best...
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Randolph leads Grizzlies to final playoff spot

PHOENIX -- Zach Randolph scored 32 points and the Memphis Grizzlies clinched the final playoff berth in the Western Conference with a 97-91 victory over Phoenix on Monday night that eliminated the Suns from postseason contention. The Grizzlies scored the last six points of an intense fourth quarter. Mike Conley sank a 3-pointer to put Memphis ahead for good 93-91 with 1:08 to play...
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Randolph scores 32, Grizzlies clinch playoff spot

PHOENIX (AP) Zach Randolph scored 32 points and the Memphis Grizzlies clinched the final playoff berth in the Western Conference with a 97-91 victory over Phoenix on Monday night that eliminated the Suns from postseason contention.
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I Still Have No Clue How Zach Randolph Pulled Off This Pass

I was having a very hard time this weekend deciding if this was completely intentional by Zach Randolph this weekend against the Lakers, or not. I came to the verdict that he absolutely meant the pass to end up as a pseudo alley-oop to teammate Nick Calathes. Seriously, if that isn’t in the running for top ten assists of the year something is very wrong. [SB Nation] Article...
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Memphis Grizzlies Take Down Miami Heat, 107-102

In the first of their final five games en route to the playoffs, the Grizzlies came up huge against the Miami Heat, who have still not won in Memphis in the LeBron era. Zach Randolph finished with 25 points on 12-15 (!) shooting. First Quarter It was all offense in the first quarter, with both teams shooting in the 70% range from the floor. Miami went 6-7 from three-point land...
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10 days ago  |  Discuss

Grizzlies Pull Away From Denver To Win, 100-92

Zach Randolph rumbled for 20 points and 15 rebounds, despite shooting only 7-22 from the floor. Yawn. Okay, so first off, sorry for the long layoff between posts. Car troubles, ailing relatives and quite frankly, the play of the Grizzlies lately hasn’t been very inspiring. While I was out, the Grizzlies’ went 2-3 on that West Coast road trip — one that probably should have...
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15 days ago  |  Discuss

Memphis Grizzlies’ poor weekend signals hot streak may be over

When the NBA season starts to wind down, each game becomes more and more important for teams still fighting to make the playoffs to win. Every win becomes more beneficial and every loss becomes more devastating. This was perfectly reflected in the Memphis Grizzlies’ extended weekend. Two losses almost proved to be the beginning of the end for the Grizzlies’ playoff hopes, but...
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Grizzlies escape Denver with victory

Zach Randolph emerged from the locker-room shower strutting and singing a little ditty that had his teammates laughing. Randolph couldn’t carry much of a tune Monday night but he made music with the basketball in his hands and lifted the Grizzlies to a 94-92 victory over the Denver Nuggets in the Pepsi Center. The veteran forward got serious in the second half, bullying his way...
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18 days ago  |  Discuss

Memphis Grizzlies: strong weekend continues forward momentum towards playoffs

This weekend was one that the Memphis Grizzlies must have had marked on their calendars for a long time. On back to back nights, the Grizzlies were scheduled to face the Miami Heat and the Indiana Pacers, the two best teams in the Eastern Conference.  The Grizzlies have been playing excellent basketball since the All-Star break and have shown that they deserve to be in the playoffs...
27 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Zach Randolph gives special needs kid his warm-up shirt

YouTube Memphis Grizzlies forward Zach Randolph has had his share of off-the-court issues during his 12-year NBA career.  But on Wednesday night, Randolph did something that a young fan will probably never forget. While Randolph was on the bench, a young special needs fan reached out to give him a high-five.  After Randolph briefly interacted with the boy, the boy pointed towards...
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December 12, 2013  |  Discuss

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