The Grizzlies Grit and Grind mantra very much extends to fans of the team these days.
With so many coming down to the wire, Grizzlies fans must Grit their teeth while the team hopefully Grinds out a victory.
Same was true for Sunday's contest at Sacramento. Going for their first ever series sweep of the Kings, Mike Conley scored 25 points, including the go-ahead basket with 30 seconds left to lead Memphis to an 89-87 victory.
The Grizzlies win is their fifth in six games, and Memphis is now 19-7 following the All-Star break, the third-best record in the league.
Quincey Pondexter scored a season high 17 points and Marc Gasol had 15 points, 10 rebounds and five blocks for the Grizzlies. Tony Allen scored 12 points.
There are Just 3 home games left in the regular season for Memphis.
The Grizzlies are back home Tuesday night against Charlotte.