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Mavs rout Grizzlies 112-85, ending Memphis' winning streak

Jan. 15, 2022 01:57 AM EST

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Luka Doncic had 27 points, 12 rebounds and 10 assists in his 40th career triple-double, and the Dallas Mavericks used a second-half rally to rout Memphis 112-85 on Friday night and end the Grizzlies’ winning streak at 11 games. Doncic had 18 points in the...

Grizzlies win 11th straight, beating Timberwolves 116-108

Jan. 14, 2022 00:13 AM EST

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Desmond Bane scored 21 points, Jaren Jackson Jr. added 20 and the Memphis Grizzlies pulled away in the final minutes for their 11th straight victory, beating the Minnesota Timberwolves 116-108 on Thursday night. Ja Morant had 16 points, nine assists and eight...

Morant scores 29, Grizzlies beat Warriors for 10th straight

Jan. 12, 2022 00:05 AM EST

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Ja Morant scored 29 points, including five in the final minute, and the Memphis Grizzlies beat the Golden State Warriors 116-108 Tuesday night for their 10th straight win. “I just like having that pressure,” Morant said of his scoring down the stretch....

Morant's dazzling block lifts Grizzlies to 9th straight win

Jan. 10, 2022 01:22 AM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Memphis Grizzlies set a franchise record with their ninth straight win, getting 16 points and a breathtaking block from Ja Morant in a 127-119 victory over the Los Angeles Lakers on Sunday night. Desmond Bane had 23 points, Jaren Jackson Jr. added 21 and six...

Memphis' Jenkins enters protocols, 14th NBA coach to do so

Jan. 08, 2022 15:51 PM EST

Memphis assistant Brad Jones walked into what he thought was the Grizzlies’ locker room in Brooklyn a few days ago, then wondered if he was in the right place. There was only one other person in the room — and Jones had no idea who the person was. “Am I in...

Morant, Grizzlies rout lowly Pistons for 7th straight win

Jan. 06, 2022 23:37 PM EST

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Ja Morant had 22 points, nine rebounds and six assists and Memphis built an early lead and coasted to a 118-88 victory over the Detroit Pistons on Thursday night, the Grizzlies’ seventh straight win. Dillon Brooks finished with 18 points, and Tyus Jones and...

Morant scores in final second, Grizzlies edge Suns 114-113

Dec. 28, 2021 01:08 AM EST

PHOENIX (AP) — Ja Morant had one thing on his mind after Devin Booker's 3-pointer with 5 seconds left gave the Phoenix Suns their first lead since early in the game. "It was, ‘Ja’s gonna get a bucket,’” Morant said. He made a layup with 0.5 seconds left that...

Gilgeous-Alexander, Thunder beat Grizz in Morant's return

Dec. 21, 2021 00:00 AM EST

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Shai Gilgeous-Alexander scored 23 points, Josh Giddey added 19 points and 11 assists, and the Oklahoma City Thunder beat Ja Morant and the Memphis Grizzlies 102-99 Monday night. Morant returned from injury and the league’s COVID-19 protocols after a 12-game...

Desmond Bane scores 23, Memphis beats Trail Blazers 113-103

Dec. 16, 2021 01:33 AM EST

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Desmond Bane scored 23 points and the Memphis Grizzlies stretched their winning streak to four games with a 113-103 victory over the Portland Trail Blazers on Wednesday night. Dillon Brooks scored 22 points and Steven Adams had 10 points and 14 rebounds for...

Brooks, Jackson lead Grizzlies in 126-91 blowout of 76ers

Dec. 13, 2021 23:52 PM EST

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Dillon Brooks scored 23 points, Jaren Jackson Jr. added 22 and the Memphis Grizzlies shot better than 50% to dominate the Philadelphia 76ers for a 126-91 victory Monday night. De’Anthony Melton finished with 15 points and Tyus Jones scored 13 for Memphis,...