clock menu more-arrow no yes

Filed under:

Grizz vs. Lakers GameThread

New, comments

Some Saturday night action against the boys from Tinseltown.

Justin Ford-USA TODAY Sports


The Memphis Grizzlies picked up a much needed victory against the Orlando Magic Thursday night. Now, the "nasty nine" as they have become known get the luxury of taking on a foe that has also been bitten by the injury bug. The L.A Lakers, performing better than expected to this point under first year head coach Luke Walton, will be without their starting backcourt tonight of D'Angelo Russell and Nick Young.

Russell is a much bigger loss for the Lakers than Young, but those two injuries still pale in comparison to the six missing Memphis Grizzlies that we have had to become used to seeing listed as "out."

Please act respectfully as we enjoy this 21st century basketball experience. All opinions and "hot takes" are welcome as long as they are communicated intelligently and with attention of the golden rule- "don't be a jerk." Also, please do NOT post any illegal streaming links anywhere in the comments or elsewhere on the site.

Thanks as always to numberFire for our GameThread Game Preview. Go Memphis, beat L.A.!

Follow @sbngrizzlies