The Grizzlies area red-hot 27-12 since their center returned from a knee injury, and a closer look at the numbers bears out his importance to the team.
The Wizards will try to win seven straight games for the first time since January 2005 when they host the Memphis Grizzlies at Verizon Center.
Poor weather in the District region will not lead to a postponement of Monday's game against Memphis.
All-star again had trouble with a backup point guard.
The Wizards are hoping to end an eight-game skid in Memphis, dating back to Nov. 3, 2004 - the opening night of FedEx Forum.
Wizards rookie Otto Porter Jr. used to travel two hours to watch the Memphis Grizzlies play. Now, he's hoping for a chance.
No. 2 San Antonio Spurs vs. No. 5 Memphis Grizzlies Why the Spurs Will Win in Seven: In order for the Spurs to return to the NBA Finals for the first time since 2007, they will have to contain the most dangerous inside tandem left in the playoffs in defensive player of the year Marc […]