In the end all the Grizzlies need to do this people will realize that competed much better with Golden States than anyone else
Grizzlies coach Dave Joerger will be on show at 12:25 today
Win or lose, Houston has proved this environment fazes them zero percent. Grizz and now Rockets have drained fear factor out of this place
En la historia de los Grizzlies, nadie había sido escogido en el primer quinteto de la temporada. Marc sigue haciendo historia.
En cuanto a Marc, ya no sorprende que le escojan el mejor pívot de la NBA. Probablemente lo sea. Y los Grizzlies le van a pagar como tal.
Really hope Marc Gasol yells "First Team All-NBA" in a game next yr (in a Grizzlies uniform of course)
All-NBA First Team: LeBron James (Cavs) Anthony Davis (Pelicans) Marc Gasol (Grizzlies) Stephen Curry (Warriors) James Harden (Rockets)
NBA All-Defensive 1st Team: Kawhi Leonard (Spurs) Draymond Green (Warriors) Tony Allen (Grizzlies) DeAndre Jordan and Chris Paul (Clippers)
"I firmly believe we will resign Marc Gasol this summer." - Grizzlies GM Chris Wallace, just now with us.
Grizzlies got to Warriors early but GS responded & Memphis couldn't adjust. Ton of talent on GS. That goes a long way this time of year.
Just remembered Tracy McGrady picked the Grizzlies and Bulls to win last series. Oh, TMac
Steve Kerr told the players that shifting from the style of Grizzlies series to this one can feel like “getting out of jail” stylistically
The seven teams not participating in LVSL are the Magic, Clippers, Grizzlies, Hornets, Pacers, Thunder, and Pistons.
Mike Conley says window "not closing," says Grizzlies continuing to grow.
In 4 of their last 5 playoff apps (incl. this yr), Grizzlies finished last in %age of pts coming via 3 pointers. (5th yr they were 15 of 16)
Playoff standings of all 2nd round teams: Warriors 8-2 Cavs 8-2 Rockets 8-4 Hawks 8-4 Wizards 6-4 Grizzlies 6-5 Clippers 7-7 Bulls 6-6
Sure, Warriors shooting is what it is, but the defense closed it out: The Grizzlies shot: 37.5% in Game 4 39.8% in Game 5 37.4% in Game 6
Just filed my wrap column in which I disagree with Grizzlies locker-room assessment that season was a failure. Will link when posted.