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Memphis Grizzlies win by sticking to what works for them
Memphis Grizzlies win by sticking to what works for them

They're known as "Grit and Grind," and that's just the way the Memphis Grizzlies like it. They aren't flashy like Golden State's "Splash Brothers" or the Clippers' "Lob City" or Cleveland's "King James." The Grizzlies' style of play isn't aesthetically pleasing for most NBA fans, but the public may have to brace for long-term viewing in the playoffs. Memphis has the second-best record (44-17) in the West and third-best in the NBA. Playing defense is the Grizzlies' calling card. They held teams to an NBA-low 95.7 points a game before Friday night's games. They average 8.6 steals a game,...

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