About Beliefs & Stories
It has been a tough go for the Grizzlies, a team that stood at 16-11 on Dec. 12 following a win over Portland. The intervening weeks since that win, Memphis has gone 3-14 as it entered its away tip in Boston on Friday night.
During that stretch, the Grizzlies had endured losing streaks of five and six games. Memphis went into its game against the Celtics having lost nine of 10 … Mike Conley and Marc Gasol are the franchise centerpieces, two pros who have not experienced this kind of misery, at least when they were both healthy and in the lineup together, since 2008-09, Gasol’s freshman season in the association when Memphis lost 16 during a 17-game window.