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Grizzlies beat Thunder in overtime for 2-1 series lead
Grizzlies beat Thunder in overtime for 2-1 series lead

Mike Conley scored five of his 20 points in overtime, and the Memphis Grizzlies beat the Oklahoma City Thunder, 98-95, on Thursday night to take a 2-1 lead in their first-round Western Conference playoff series. The Grizzlies won their second consecutive overtime game after blowing a fourth-quarter lead. This time, they led by 17 before going cold for most of the final 7:43 of regulation. Courtney Lee clinched the victory by making three of four free throws in the final 10.9 seconds of overtime. Game 4 is Saturday night in Memphis. NBA scoring champ Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook each scored 30 for the Thunder, who even got another four-point play in the final minute to force...

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