Memphis Grizzles Become 8th Seed In the West

The NBA regular season is over. The Eastern Conference is all set 1 to 8. Who will come out in the West. Utah Jazz is the number 1 seed, Phoenix Suns, Denver Nuggets, LA Clippers, Dallas Mavericks and Portland Trailblazers and LA Lakers 7th seed. Who is the final team in the west.

Grizzles Vs Golden State

Ja Morant is only 21 years old and he win the Rookie of the year 2019. When he got drafted We knew this kid was going to be special. Morant and the Grizzles came out with aggression and was determined to beat the Golden State Warriors. Memphis was doing everything in their power to crash boards, get extra chances forces steals by getting in the passing lanes, and getting bench scoring from the bench.

This game was going back and forth all night it came down to the 4th quarter.Kyle Anderson made two clutch free throws with 59 seconds left. Andrew Wiggins tied the game with a layup with 33 seconds left. This game was going into Overtime. Ja Mornat took over in OT. Making consecutive jumpers in the final 48 seconds of overtime. Morant scored 35 points and the Memphis Grizzles defeat Golden state 117-112 to be the number 8th seed to take on the Utah Jazz.

Steph Curry became the scoring champion finished with 39 points and 6 three’s in front of the warriors crowd in San Francisco. Draymond Green finished with a triple double 11 points 16 rebounds and 10 assists. Second straight year that the warriors were missing Clay Thompson who torn his Achilles right before training camp. Warriors fell short of missing the playoffs for the first time since reaching five straight NBA finals in 2019 before losing to the Raptors.

Memphis ended a 3 year playoff drought since making 7 straight playoff appearances through 2016-2017 and lost in the first round in two trips. Dillion Brooks Scored 14 points. Kyle Anderson was big defensively while Valanciunas fouled out.

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