Grizzlies Drop Road Pre-Season Game at Indy/Pau Rolls Ankle in First Quarter - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

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Grizzlies Drop Road Pre-Season Game at Indy/Pau Rolls Ankle in First Quarter

Hitting the road in the NBA Pre-Season is apparently a lot tougher than crossing the Atlantic for a pair of "friendlies" in Spain..

That's what the Memphis Grizzlies Find out tonight in Indiana..

Take you to Indianapolis where the Grizzlies play their first road game in America it's against the Pacers..

Memphis off to a pretty good start till 'cause for concern just 4 and a half minutes in..

Franchise player Pau Gasol suffers a mild sprain of his left ankle..he has to leave the game..does not return..

The Pacers take that as their signal to set the Pacer, breaking a 12 all tie with a 12-5 run.

The Grizz stone cold in the first half hitting just 14 of 45 shots to go down by 28.

But come storming back in the second half hitting 19 of 30 down the stretch.

Rudy Gay leads the way with 22 points..

Top Rookie Michael Conley returns to his hometown with his first double double, 11points and 10 assists..

La Bomba, Juan Carlos Navarro with 13 as the Grizz cut it to 5 but could get no closer.

Pacers win it..

Final score..122-to-115.

The Grizzlies return home for pre-season game Number-3 against Shaq, D-Wade and the Miami Heat Saturday Night at FedExForum.

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