Are the Grizzlies for Real?

The Memphis Grizzlies and Oklahoma City Thunder are tied at a game apiece after the first two games were played in Oklahoma City.  Memphis took game one, stunning the Thunder and the rest of the NBA world. Both teams are young, but it was the Thunder that most people had as the dark horses for … Continue reading

NBA Playoffs Round 2, Opening Matchups – OKC/MEM, BOS/MIA

The second round of the 2011 NBA Playoffs begins May 1 with the Oklahoma City Thunder and Memphis Grizzlies. It should be an interesting series, as the Grizzlies have become the Cinderella of the playoffs after ousting the top-seeded San Antonio Spurs in six games. The Thunder, a year-removed from almost upsetting the eventual champs … Continue reading

NBA Playoffs – What’s Wrong With Hedo?

The Orlando Magic have found themselves in a 3-1 hole against the Atlanta Hawks – a team Orlando swept in record-setting fashion last year, blowing out the Hawks in three of the four games. This year, Orlando finds themselves on the brink of elimination and if it wasn’t for Dwight Howard’s dominant presences to keep … Continue reading

First Games of the 2011 NBA Playoffs: Western Conference

# 8 Memphis Grizzlies @ #1 San Antonio Spurs – All-Star forward, Zach Randolph had carried his Memphis Grizzlies into the playoffs after the injury to Rudy Gay in March, and to much of the NBA’s nation, Randolph led them to their first ever playoff victory in the franchise’s 16 year existence. The Spurs led … Continue reading