Grizzlies Get Stung by Hornets at End - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Jarvis Greer

Grizzlies Get Stung by Hornets at End

The Grizzlies in the Midst of a 5-game Home Stand looking for their 5th win in a Row Tuesday...

Take you to FedExForum where the Grizz take on one of the Western Conference' Top Teams in the New Orleans Hornets..

The Hornets the last team to beat Memphis back on December 6th..

They start out like they'll blow the Grizz right out of the Gym...

Former Grizzly James Posey a killer from Downtown..he winds up with 15..

All Star Chris Paul 18-points and 9 Hornets jump out by 15 after one..

Grizz only 24% in first quarter...but on fire after that..

Chief among the hot shooters, forward Rudy Gay.

Gay hits 10-of-17 from the floor.. The Fades.. The Step Backs.. The Baselines..

28-points for Rudy..

Rookie O.J. Mayo gets his game going to the Hole...

Uses Picks and Pops for variet of  FT extended Jumpers. 20 for O.J.

Paul gets his enitre team involved as Peja Stojakovic 1 of 10 3's for Hornets..including the Dagger with just under 3-minutes left to break a tie and put New Orleans up 84-81.

This a battle to the end..but the home team goes down as the Hornets shoot 38 Free Throws to 17 for Memphis.

Final Score..Hornets win it 91-84.

The Grizzlies continue their homestand, hosting the Charlotte Bobcats Friday night at FedExForum.

Powered by Frankly