Spurs maintain stranglehold over Grizzlies

Apr 20, 2016

Spurs maintain stranglehold over Grizzlies

The more things change the more the San Antonio Spurs remain constant. Twelve years to the day after holding Memphis to franchise lows in total points and points in a quarter, San Antonio put another stranglehold on the Grizzlies. Patty Mills had 16 points, ...

Aldridge leads way as Spurs top Grizzlies

Mar 29, 2016

Aldridge leads way as Spurs top Grizzlies

The San Antonio Spurs and Memphis Grizzlies both were short-handed, but the Spurs still had LaMarcus Aldridge. Aldridge had 31 points and 13 rebounds, helping the Spurs earn a 101-87 victory on Monday night despite resting stars Tim Duncan, Tony Parker and Manu Ginobili. ...

Mar 8, 2016

Short-handed Grizzlies pull stunner on Cavs

Tony Allen scored a season-high 26 points and the Memphis Grizzlies, despite playing without four injured starters, shocked the Cleveland Cavaliers 106-103 on Monday night. Vince Carter made four free throws in the final 13.4 seconds to steal the upset by a Memphis team ...

Hornets get Lee in three-team deal

Feb 17, 2016

Hornets get Lee in three-team deal

The Charlotte Hornets acquired veteran swingman Courtney Lee from the Grizzlies in a three-team trade that will help bolster the team’s perimeter shooting and defense after losing Michael Kidd-Gilchrist for the season to a shoulder injury. The Grizzlies got forward P.J. Hairston from Charlotte ...

Leonard rains 3-pointers as Spurs pound Grizzlies

Dec 4, 2015

Leonard rains 3-pointers as Spurs pound Grizzlies

Kawhi Leonard gave the Memphis Grizzlies a good look at why he ranks among the top 3-point shooters in the NBA. Leonard scored 27 points, shooting 7-for-9 on 3s as the San Antonio Spurs eased to a 103-83 victory over Memphis on Thursday night. ...

76ers tie NBA-worst start at 0-18

Nov 30, 2015

76ers tie NBA-worst start at 0-18

The Philadelphia 76ers were again poised to end their losing streak. And, as has happened lately, they were unable to close the deal. The Memphis Grizzlies used a late fourth-quarter rally to erase a Sixers lead and capture a 92-84 victory on Sunday, sending ...

Fisher in punch-up with ex-teammate Barnes

Oct 8, 2015

Fisher in punch-up with ex-teammate Barnes

Knicks coach Derek Fisher was involved in an altercation with Memphis Grizzlies forward and former teammate Matt Barnes in California on Saturday, a person with knowledge of the details said. The New York Post, citing an anonymous source, reported Wednesday that the altercation was ...

Gasol confirms new five-year deal with Grizzlies

Jul 8, 2015

Gasol confirms new five-year deal with Grizzlies

NBA center Marc Gasol has confirmed that he will sign a new five-year contract with the Memphis Grizzlies. The 30-year-old free agent tells Spanish media he will stay at Memphis, as The Associated Press reported on Monday. The deal is expected to be worth ...

Grizzlies center Gasol to consider free agency

May 19, 2015

Grizzlies center Gasol to consider free agency

The Memphis Grizzlies head into the offseason with a major goal: re-signing their free agent All-Star center. Marc Gasol is in no hurry, he’s on his own timetable. He plans to take as much time as possible to consider all his options as one ...

Curry, Warriors even series

May 12, 2015

Curry, Warriors even series

Steve Kerr challenged his Golden State Warriors to ratchet up the intensity to playoff-level. With MVP Stephen Curry leading the way, they responded and looked like the team that cruised through the regular season. Curry scored 21 of his 33 points by halftime, and ...