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5 Great Things that happened in Memphis this week

The Grizzlies are kicking off the 2015 playoffs in Memphis Sunday. (Photo Source: WMC Action News 5) The Grizzlies are kicking off the 2015 playoffs in Memphis Sunday. (Photo Source: WMC Action News 5)
MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) -

Another great, albeit rainy, week passed by in Memphis.

Here are just five of the great things we can celebrate in our city.

1. The Grizzlies

The Grizzlies are kicking off the playoffs this weekend in Memphis. The game against the Portland Trailblazers starts Sunday at the FedExForum.

2. Kristin Davis

Sex and the City star Kristin Davis flew into Memphis to help a little girl with a cause they're both passionate about-- stopping the ivory trade and saving elephants in the wild.

"We do need the next generation," said Davis. "The next generation is going to make or break."

3. Law enforcement officials honored

Both Memphis police officers and Shelby County sheriff's deputies were honored for their heroic efforts this week.

4. Justin Timberlake

Memphis native Justin Timberlake is officially a daddy. His wife Jessica Biel gave birth to happy and healthy Silas Randall Timberlake.

5. Top Tech Growth City

Forbes Magazine named Memphis as one of the top cities for tech industry growth as many start ups are blossoming in the Bluff City.

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