Mark Jackson: Talking the talk and walking the walk

Posted in Blogroll on February 25th, 2013 by Ron Glover

(SB Nation)

Coach Mark Jackson — who dueled with Del Curry now goes into battle with his son Steph Curry.

Mark Jackson’s coaching career got off to a rough start. The NBA lockout, an unfulfilled trade and injuries made his first season with the Golden State Warriors a virtual washout. With a healthy roster and an abundance of talent, Jackson and Golden State Warriors are the out-of-nowhere surprise in the NBA this season.

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Tip-Off for 2/25/13 (featuring Alicia Keys): Memphis Grizzlies win 7th straight by outlasting Brooklyn Nets 76-72

Posted in Blogroll on February 25th, 2013 by Ron Glover

(CT. Post)

Zach Randolph posted his 34th double-double of the season against the Nets

The Grizzlies looked like they were missing Rudy Gay in the days following his trade to the Toronto Raptors. Now it looks as if Lionel Hollins’ bunch at the very least will hold onto the fourth seed in the West. Memphis won their seventh consecutive game, stopping the Brooklyn Nets 76-72. Forward Zach Randolph posted another double-double in the victory.

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