Memphis took a 3-0 lead in the series thanks to their offense, surprisingly. The Grizzlies came alive on offense in Game 3 and skated to the close for an 115-109 win against Portland, putting Memphis up 3-0 in the series with a chain to advance in Game 4 on Monday. Five Grizzlies pitched in at least 13 points, including Marc Gasol's 25. Show More Summary
Memphis guard Mike Conley left Saturday night's Game 3 of the opening-round series against the Portland Trail Blazers with a facial injury.
The Grizzlies point guard headed back to the locker room with a cut on the face. Memphis Grizzlies point guard Mike Conley left Game 3 on Saturday after getting hit in the head by an elbow as he reached in for a loose ball. Conley got...Show More Summary
Kosta Koufos threw down a mighty dunk on a pass from Nick Calathes early in the second quarter as their Memphis Grizzlies look to go up 3-0 on the Portland Trail Blazers. Rip City has been buzzing all night, but Koufos’ and-1 took some wind out of Portland’s sails. Show More Summary
Beno Udrih won't play for the Memphis Grizzlies in Game 3 against the Portland Trail Blazers on Saturday night because of a right ankle sprain.
Down 2-0 against the Memphis Grizzlies, the Portland Trail Blazers head home Saturday night with one last chance to make this series into something. Technically, they'll have two more chances. But no NBA team has ever come back from a 3-0 deficit in a best-of-seven series. Show More Summary
The Blazers need to bounce back after two lopsided losses before it's too late. The Trail Blazers looked hapless in Memphis for their first two games against the Grizzlies. They've been severely outplayed on both ends and have trailed by 17 points in the fourth quarter of one game and 26 points in the other. Show More Summary
Two first-round series could end Saturday with two more teams on the brink of elimination. The Golden State Warriors and the Chicago Bulls could advance to the second round and the Atlanta Hawks and the Memphis Grizzlies could take 3-0...Show More Summary
Portland guard Arron Afflalo is expected to play Saturday when the Trail Blazers host the Memphis Grizzlies in Game 3 of their playoff series.
We all know Stephen Curry shoots a lot of three-pointers, but THIS many? Stephen Curry's 3-point attempts per game this playoffs: 13.3. Memphis Grizzlies 3-pt attempts per game this playoffs: 12.5. — Tom Haberstroh (@tomhaberstroh) April...Show More Summary
Relying on their stifling defense, the Memphis Grizzlies took a commanding 2-0 series lead Wednesday night against the Portland Trail Blzers. The 97-82 Grizz victory looked a lot their Game The post Grizzlies Snuff Out the Blazers in Game 2 (VIDEO) appeared first on SLAMonline.
Mike Conley and Courtney Lee each scored 18 points, and the Memphis Grizzlies grabbed their first 2-0 lead in a playoff series.
The Memphis Grizzlies trounced the visiting Portland Trail Blazers in Game 2 of their best-of-seven first-round series Wednesday, 97-82, behind 15 points, seven rebounds, five assists and three blocks from Marc Gasol. The Grizzlies now lead the series 2-0 as the scene shifts to Portland on Saturday night for Game 3. Show More Summary
For the second game in a row, Grit 'N' Grind reigned supreme, as the Memphis Grizzlies beat the Portland Trail Blazers, 97-82, on Wednesday at the FedEx Forum. The Grizzlies were led offensively by Mike Conley, who scored 18 points on...Show More Summary
Early in the fourth quarter of Game 2, the Portland Trail Blazers' Meyers Leonard made a great move to get behind the Memphis Grizzlies defense and complete an alley-oop from Nicolas Batum. Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com
After Tony Allen made a great effort to save a loose ball, the Memphis Grizzlies players on the bench decided to give their teammate some love. Forget the fact that Allen needed to get down to the other end of the court. An effort like that shouldn't go unrewarded. Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com
Mike Conley and Courtney Lee each scored 18 points, and the Memphis Grizzlies beat the Portland Trail Blazers 97-82 Wednesday night to grab the franchise's first 2-0 lead in a playoff series.
The Grizzlies' "grindhouse" defense showed up again, and the Trail Blazers had no answers. The Portland Trail Blazers jumped out to a hot start immediately, going up 10-2 in the opening couple of minutes with hot shooting that was nowhere to be found in their Game 1 loss. Show More Summary
Grizzlies point guard Mike Conley is playing through pain in his right foot in the playoffs. Conley said it felt like "walking on a golf ball" days before dropping 16 points in 24 minutes in a Game 1 win for Memphis. That doesn't mean the pain has gone away. Show More Summary
After a thorough 100-86 romping of the Portland Trail Blazers in Game 1, the Memphis Grizzlies are looking to seize a commanding 2-0 series lead on Wednesday night. And if Sunday's win is any indication of what's to come, they'll do just that. Everything the Grizzlies did seemed to rattle the Blazers. Show More Summary