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Orlando Magic guard D.J. Augustin (14) shoots during the second half of the team's NBA basketball game against the Memphis Grizzlies on Tuesday, March 10, 2020, in Memphis, Tenn. (AP Photo/Brandon Dill)

Ross scores 24, Magic rally to beat Grizzlies 120-115

Mar. 11, 2020 12:03 AM EDT

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Terrence Ross scored 24 points, including fueling a rally with 18 in the fourth quarter, as the Orlando Magic defeated the Memphis Grizzlies 120-115 on Tuesday night. Michael Carter-Williams added a season-high 20 for Orlando and Nikola Vucevic finished with 19 points, 11 rebounds and...

Memphis Grizzlies guard Ja Morant (12) reacts after an assist to center Jonas Valanciunas (17) in the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Los Angeles Lakers, Saturday, Feb. 29, 2020, in Memphis, Tenn. (AP Photo/Brandon Dill)

Grizzlies expecting Jackson, Winslow back by next week

Mar. 9, 2020 5:08 PM EDT

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — The Grizzlies are expecting forward Jaren Jackson Jr. to return from an injured left knee within the next week along with Justise Winslow also making his debut with Memphis in that same time span. Memphis gave an injury update Monday. Jackson hurt his knee Feb. 21 in a road loss to...

FILE - In this March 23, 2019, file photo, then-Memphis Grizzlies center Joakim Noah, center, looks to shoot between Minnesota Timberwolves center Karl-Anthony Towns (32) and guard Josh Okogie, right, in the first half of an NBA basketball game in Memphis, Tenn. The Clippers signed free-agent center Joakim Noah, giving them an aggressive, physical presence with playoff experience. (AP Photo/Brandon Dill, File)

Clippers sign free-agent center Joakim Noah

Mar. 9, 2020 3:03 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Clippers have signed free-agent center Joakim Noah, giving them an aggressive, physical presence with playoff experience. The 35-year-old two-time All-Star played 42 games with Memphis last season after agreeing to a buyout with the New York Knicks. He averaged 7.1 points, 2.1...

Memphis Grizzlies guard Ja Morant (12) reacts between Atlanta Hawks guard Brandon Goodwin (0) and forward John Collins (20) after scoring in the second half of an NBA basketball game Saturday, March 7, 2020, in Memphis, Tenn. (AP Photo/Brandon Dill)

Valanciunas, Morant lead Grizzlies past Hawks, 118-101

Mar. 7, 2020 11:47 PM EST

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Jonas Valanciunas had 27 points and 17 rebounds, rookie Ja Morant added 24 points and the Memphis Grizzlies beat the Atlanta Hawks 118-101 on Saturday night to keep their hold on the final Western Conference playoff spot. Josh Jackson had 17 points, Dillon Brooks and De’Anthony...

Dallas Mavericks forward Kristaps Porzingis (6) shoots the three-point basket over Memphis Grizzlies center Jonas Valanciunas (17) and guard Ja Morant (12) during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Dallas, Friday, March 6, 2020. (AP Photo/Ray Carlin)

Porzingis, Doncic lead Mavericks past Grizzlies 121-96

Mar. 6, 2020 11:53 PM EST

DALLAS (AP) — Kristaps Porzingis had 26 points and 11 rebounds and Luka Doncic added 21 points as the Dallas Mavericks beat the Memphis Grizzlies 121-96 on Friday night. It was Porzingis’ fifth straight game with at least 20 points and 10 rebounds. He has averaged 30.0 points and 12.2 rebounds in...

Miami Heat guard Dion Waiters (11) drives to the basket as Los Angeles Clippers guard Landry Shamet (20) defends during the second half of an NBA basketball game, Friday, Jan. 24, 2020, in Miami. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)

Lakers sign former Heat, Cavs guard Dion Waiters

Mar. 6, 2020 3:48 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles Lakers have signed guard Dion Waiters for their postseason push. The Western Conference-leading Lakers made the move Friday before they hosted the NBA-leading Milwaukee Bucks. Waiters is an eight-year NBA veteran who had been a free agent since Memphis waived him last...

Memphis Grizzlies guard Ja Morant (12) goes up for a dunk as Brooklyn Nets forward Wilson Chandler (21) and Nets guard Timothe Luwawu-Cabarrot (9) watch from the floor during the second half of an NBA basketball game Wednesday, March 4, 2020, in New York. Morant, who had 28 points in then game, missed the whot, which bounced off the rim. The Grizzlies defeated the Nets 118-79. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

Grizzlies rout Nets 118-79 in Brooklyn for 3rd straight win

Mar. 4, 2020 11:10 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Josh Jackson scored 19 points and the Memphis Grizzlies ran away from the Brooklyn Nets during the second half of a 118-79 blowout Wednesday night in a matchup of teams trying to maintain playoff position. Tyus Jones added 18 points for Memphis, which extended its winning streak to three...

Indiana Pacers' Aaron Holiday (3) drives against San Antonio Spurs' Bryn Forbes during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Monday, March 2, 2020, in San Antonio. (AP Photo/Darren Abate)

Brogdon scores 26, Pacers forced to rally late to beat Spurs

Mar. 3, 2020 12:16 AM EST

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Indiana found its bearing in the paint after losing its composure late against San Antonio. Malcolm Brogdon scored 26 points, T.J. Warren added 23 and the Pacers rallied to beat the Spurs 116-111 on Monday night after blowing a 15-point lead. “We just had to calm down,”...

Atlanta Hawks center Damian Jones (30) defends against a shot by Memphis Grizzlies center Gorgui Dieng during the first half of an NBA basketball game Monday, March 2, 2020, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/John Amis)

Dieng leads 9 scorers in double figures, Memphis routs Hawks

Mar. 2, 2020 10:42 PM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — Gorgui Dieng had 17 points and 10 rebounds, leading nine Memphis scorers in double figures, and the Grizzlies pulled away in the second half for a 127-88 win over the cold-shooting Atlanta Hawks on Monday night. Memphis, trying to protect its No. 8 spot in the Western Conference playoff...

Los Angeles Lakers forward LeBron James (23) shoots ahead of Memphis Grizzlies guards Yuta Watanabe (18) and Dillon Brooks (24) in the second half of an NBA basketball game Saturday, Feb. 29, 2020, in Memphis, Tenn. (AP Photo/Brandon Dill)

Morant has 27 points, 14 assists as Grizzlies defeat Lakers

Mar. 1, 2020 12:07 AM EST

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — The Memphis Grizzlies snapped their five-game losing streak by beating the team they could face in the playoffs if they hold on to the last spot in the Western Conference. Rookie Ja Morant had 27 points and matched his season high with 14 assists, and the Grizzlies beat the Los...