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Bane, Brooks lead Grizzlies to fifth straight win

Dec. 06, 2021 23:24 PM EST

MIAMI (AP) — Dillon Brooks and Desmond Bane scored 21 points each, and the surging Memphis Grizzlies beat the Miami Heat 105-90 Monday night. Memphis has won five straight without leading scorer Ja Morant, who hurt his left knee against Atlanta on Nov. 26. The Grizzlies have not...

Grizzlies hang on to beat Mavericks 97-90 after 73-point win

Dec. 05, 2021 00:18 AM EST

DALLAS (AP) — The next time the Memphis Grizzlies trail in what is expected to be about two weeks without Ja Morant will be the first. Desmond Bane scored a career-high 29 points, and the Grizzlies held on to beat the Dallas Mavericks 97-90 on Saturday night in their...

Brooks, Bane lead Grizzlies past poor-shooting Kings

Nov. 28, 2021 21:49 PM EST

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Dillon Brooks scored 21 points, Desmond Bane added 18 and the Memphis Grizzlies took advantage of Sacramento’s poor shooting to beat the Kings 128-101 on Sunday night. Jaren Jackson Jr. added 17 points and nine rebounds, and Brandon Clarke had 15...

Wizards have 7 in double figures, rout Grizzlies 115-87

Nov. 05, 2021 22:22 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Bradley Beal scored 17 points, one of seven Washington players in double figures, and the Wizards routed the Memphis Grizzlies 115-87 on Friday night. The Wizards held Memphis to 35% shooting from the field. Washington led 60-47 at halftime and went on...

Butler has 27, Heat make 21 3s and rout Grizzlies 129-103

Oct. 31, 2021 00:18 AM EDT

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Jimmy Butler scored 27 points, Tyler Herro added 22 and the Miami Heat used a strong shooting performance to rout the Memphis Grizzlies 129-103 on Saturday night. Duncan Robinson and Kyle Lowry scored 15 points apiece. Lowry added eight assists and...

Morant scores 28, leads Grizz to 120-114 win over Clippers

Oct. 24, 2021 01:57 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Ja Morant led five starters in double figures with 28 points and the Memphis Grizzlies defeated the Los Angeles Clippers 120-114 in their home opener Saturday night. Morant burned Cleveland for 37 points — second-most in franchise history in a...

Pelicans center Jonas Valanciunas agrees to 2-year extension

Oct. 20, 2021 20:14 PM EDT

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — New Orleans Pelicans center Jonas Valanciunas has agreed to a two-year extension worth a reported $30.1 million. The extension was announced by the Pelicans on Wednesday, the same day Valanciunas made his New Orleans debut against Philadelphia. ...

Oldies but goodies: The Lakers may be ones to catch in West

Oct. 13, 2021 17:52 PM EDT

It may be a roster like none other. The Los Angeles Lakers have four of the NBA’s top seven active scorers. The top three leading active rebounders. Three of the top four active leaders in assists. Three of the top five in blocks. Three of the top five in wins. Four of...

Grizzlies' Brooks to miss start of season due to broken hand

Oct. 12, 2021 19:32 PM EDT

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Memphis Grizzlies guard Dillon Brooks will miss the start of the season to ensure he fully recovers from a broken left hand. The Grizzlies announced Tuesday that the decision for Brooks to receive additional treatment was made after imaging in...

Zion Williamson's future could hinge on Pelicans' trajectory

Oct. 12, 2021 10:45 AM EDT

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The future of power forward Zion Williamson and the trajectory of the New Orleans Pelicans will be prominent, interwoven subplots throughout this NBA season. It’s Year 3 for Pelicans basketball operations chief David Griffin and his overhaul of the...