Memphis Grizzlies (27-26, 11-18 road) vs. OKC Thunder (33-17, 18-7 home)
Offensive Rating: Thunder – 110.8 (5th), Grizzlies – 106.2 (19th)
Defensive Rating: Thunder – 108.6 (17th), Grizzlies – 104.9 (9th)
Pace: Thunder – 92.9 (12th), Grizzlies – 92.2 (15th)
View from the enemy: 3 Shades of Blue
UPDATE: Rudy Gay is out for Memphis tonight. And despite being listed as “doubtful” Serge Ibaka is playing through a rib injury.
The Grizzlies are back in town just a couple weeks after coming to Oklahoma City. The season series is tied at 1-1 and no matter what, these two teams always seem to play a pretty good game. Part of it is because Rudy Gay and Kevin Durant are both terrific players and they guard each other. Another is because Memphis has a big edge inside against OKC which makes up for Durant and Russell Westbrook. Keep Reading…