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MINNEAPOLIS -- When Kevin Garnett was thrown out of the game, Marc Gasol went to work and Flip Saunders went looking for a rulebook.
Gasol had 27 points and 11 rebounds, and Mike Conley hit a big 3-pointer with 30 seconds left to lift the Memphis Grizzlies to a much-needed 101-97 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Saturday night.
Gasol scored nine straight points in the final...
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MINNEAPOLIS (AP) Marc Gasol had 27 points and 11 rebounds, and Mike Conley hit a big 3-pointer with 30 seconds left to lift the Memphis Grizzlies to a much-needed 101-97 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Saturday night.
Gasol scored nine straight points in the final 4 minutes, and Conley's 3 from the wing broke a 95-all tie. Conley finished with 17 points and hit two free...
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Zach LaVine still thinks he’s in New York City.
The Grizzlies rookie tried to destroy the rim on this break away dunk.
MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- The Memphis Grizzlies dropped their second straight game, 97-79, on Friday to the Los Angeles Clippers. Memphis (41-16) cut a 15-point lead to five in the fourth quarter, but a hack-a-DeAndre-Jordan-rally fell short. It snapped a seven-game home win streak.
1. Slow-starting starters never get it together
At halftime, Grizzlies center Marc Gasol...
All-Star Break lasted a little longer for the team here at GritGrindGrizz.com, but we’re back for the sprint to the playoffs, maybe even the Finals. The next step toward that goal is tonight’s battle with the L.A. Clippers. The Clippers will be looking to avenge a loss earlier this week, a game they feel they let slip away in Los Angeles. And in what is certainly disappointing...
Ben McLemore is not only a shooter but the dude can fly, too. And he showed off his hops against the Memphis Grizzlies.
Here’s McLemore spiking a windmill jam. Off one foot, too:
We definitely want to see McLemore of this. Man, I am so horrible.
Ben McLemore pic from Getty Images. Video from the NBA.
Memphis Grizzlies big man Zach Randolph beat the halftime buzzer with a three-pointer from beyond half court during Wednesday night's game in Sacramento.Randolph had 0.9 seconds to work with as he took the inbounds pass and heaved it up from 62 feet away, yet he was able to bank it in.Randolph is getting good at these long range halftime buzzer-beaters, as he banked one in from half...
The Memphis Grizzlies still lost, but not before Zach Randolph hit a 65-foot shot and made it look easier than yawning. At least Tony Allen seemed pumped about it.
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The Memphis Grizzlies are trailing the Sacramento Kings big but Zach Randolph is doing what he can to whittle the lead down.
Like this shot beyond halfcourt by Z-Bo:
That’s one heck of a shot by Zach Randolph.
Zach Randolph pic from Getty Images. Vine by Ananth Pandian.
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- The Memphis Grizzlies are on a roll with Jeff Green.
The Los Angeles Clippers aren't the same without Blake Griffin.
When the teams got together, they played a grind-it-out style better suited to the Grizzlies than the high-flying Clippers, whose four-game winning streak ended with a 90-87 loss Monday night.
Mike Conley scored 18 points, Jeff Green added 16 and...
Los Angeles Clippers center DeAndre Jordan posterized Memphis Grizzlies center Marc Gasol with a powerful slam dunk during the first quarter of Monday night's game at the Staples Center.Chris Paul threw the lightning pass to Jordan underneath the basket, and Gasol came over too late to stop him.Jordan only scored 9 points but grabbed 17 rebounds. Unfortunately, Gasol had the last...
The week ahead
There will be a lot of Memphis Grizzlies sightings this week. One of the NBA's newest rivalries will be seen twice in the next few days, beginning Monday when Memphis visits the Staples Center. That will mark the conclusion of the homestand. The Clippers then hit the road for four, beginning in Houston on Wednesday and then to Memphis on Friday. Sunday, they will be...
Each and every week, we’ll look at the top NBA games of the week breaking them down. The best game happening on each week night will be selected with reasoning as to why you should keep an eye on it.
Finally we have a regular week to break down after two short weeks in a row due to the All-Star break. Let’s get into it!
Monday: Memphis Grizzlies @ Los Angeles Clippers (10:30...
If the Memphis Grizzlies are looking for late additions to their Grit ‘N Grind squad, they should head over to Florida and bail out 27-year-old former school campus adviser Travis Mims from jail.
Acccording to WKMG Orlando, Mims was arrested for aggravated battery after slamming a female Holly Hill School teacher on her head during a 2-on-2 pick-up basketball game. You can see...
The Memphis Grizzlies and JaMychal Green have reached agreement on a second 10-day contract, sources tell RealGM
Green and the Grizzlies spent the weekend in discussions.
Green has averaged 2.7 points and 1.8 rebounds in 6.3 minutes per game over six games this season with the Grizzlies and San Antonio Spurs. Green has averaged 23.0 points and 10.7 rebounds in 31.6 minutes per game...
This Zach LaVine and Vince Carter mashup shows the sick skills from both players during their respective NBA Dunk Contests.
Janis Timma -- the Memphis Grizzlies’ second round pick in the 2013 draft -- has begun to pursue a deal in the Euroleague with his NBA franchise uninterested in a deal for next season, sources told RealGM.
The Grizzlies have plans to fill their 2015-16 roster without Timma, leaving the 6-foot-7 Latvian forward focusing on signing with a powerhouse team in Europe. Both sides recently...
Prior to the start of Sunday's Hawks-Grizzlies game it was no easy task to say who the winner would be next to the fans who were going to see a stellar basketball game. When all was said and done the fans got exactly that, but the Grizzlies managed to do something few have this season. They beat the Hawks, 94-88.Winning the game was not enough though. They had to rub it in on Twitter...
It’s the little things in life and even in the NBA. Sure there’s scoring, dunks, rebounds, and pinpoint assists, but for the Grizzlies’ Tony Allen, it’s turnovers that get him going.
Or should I say, dancing.
Check out the defensive stopper getting super hyped over a turnover versus the East-leading Hawks.
The post Memphis’ Tony Allen really enjoys a turnover appeared...
Lost in the hubbub of the Hawks-Warriors showdown Friday night — a game featuring the NBA’s two best teams, record-wise — is the fact Atlanta had to close out the weekend against the Memphis Grizzlies, the team that currently holds the third-best record in the league. An offensive foul from Atlanta’s Al Horford in the
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Memphis Grizzlies forward Zach Randolph banked in a half-court shot to beat the buzzer at the end of the first quarter during Wednesday night's game in Utah.After the Jazz scored with 2.9 seconds left, Randolph got the inbounds pass, took two steps and heaved up the shot from 60-feet away. Sure enough, his prayer was answered.Randolph finished with 18 points and 11 rebounds as the...
Remember Michael Beasley? You now, the guy who played with the Heat and was picked No. 2 overall in the 2008 draft?
Well, he resurfaced and is playing overseas in the Chinese Basketball Association and recently was named the MVP of the CBA All-Star game after dropping 59 points in the win.
Nothing like a game where absolutely no defense is played for Beasley to shine.
We officially have our first true highlight of Jeff Green in a Memphis Grizzlies uniform.
Green was limited to 10 points Wednesday in a nondescript Grizzlies debut after being traded from the Boston Celtics, and he failed to make a field goal in the first half of Friday’s meeting with the Orlando Magic.
Good Jeff Green showed up in the third quarter, though, as the ex-Celtic...
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NEW YORK — Even with Lionel Hollins gone, the Memphis Grizzlies will always be more force than finesse as long as Zach Randolph and Marc Gasol are around to overpower opponents.
Adding Jeff Green gives them a chance to be both.
Randolph had 20 points and 14 rebounds, and the Grizzlies beat the slumping Brooklyn Nets 103-92 on Wednesday...