Here they go again, the
The Thursday night game is significant because of the Clippers and Grizzlies' history and because of the contempt they have developed for each other.
For the Clippers, they return to
The Clippers won the first two games in that series but lost the next four.
It was the second consecutive year the Clippers and Grizzlies had met in a first-round playoff series. The Clippers beat the Grizzlies in seven games in 2012.
Earlier this season, the Grizzlies beat the Clippers at
This game, however, could be different. Memphis won’t have center
But the game will take a serious tone for the Clippers because they lost the first game in their seven-game trip at Atlanta Wednesday night and because the Clippers have now lost five consecutive games to the Grizzlies.
"It's an important game to us,"