Trail Blazers Vs. Grizzlies Game Thread
Gasol and Randolph, along with Ed Davis and Darrell Arthur off the bench, give the Grizzlies arguably the most talented quartet of post players in the NBA. And it's no secret that they work the offense, inside-out. They average 43 points in the paint -- 9th most in the league -- and rarely shy away from the game plan. But the Grizz are dead last in 3-PT field goals made (347) and they don't particularly shoot it well from downtown, either, hitting just 34.8% off all attempts which ranks 23rd in the NBA. Watch closely early on at Coach Stotts' defensive strategy. Is he willing to guard their bigs straight up or will he bring the double team and force Memphis to beat them from beyond the arc?
So Rip City, what are your keys to victory? Continue>>>