MEMPHIS, Tenn. - On the best playoff run in their short history, the Memphis Grizzlies aren't satisfied with just reaching their first Western Conference final.
Memphis' Mike Conley, driving on Serge Ibaka, just missed a triple-double with 26 points, 10 rebounds and nine assists.
OKLAHOMA CITY - The Memphis Grizzlies wouldn't let Kevin Durant come through in the clutch for the second straight time.
Carmelo Anthony, driving past Roy Hibbert, paced the Knicks with 32 points, including 16 in a game-breaking 30-2 run over the third and fourth quarters.
NEW YORK - Carmelo Anthony hung from the rim, the helpless defender who tried to stop his dunk lying on the court below after falling.
Kevin Durant led the Thunder with his scoring - 27 points - and his encouragement of teammate Kevin Martin.
HOUSTON - Kevin Durant texted Kevin Martin after his terrible performance in Game 5 to send words of encouragement and tell him Durant knew Martin would bounce back Friday night.
Blake Griffin, left, and the Clippers feel they grew up last season in 11 postseason games, including a seven-game series win over Memphis.
LOS ANGELES - In a season of firsts for their franchise, the Los Angeles Clippers are opening the playoffs with a familiar foe.
Memphis Grizzlies' Marc Gasol defends against guard Chris Paul (3) of the Los Angeles Clippers. Paul led all scorers with 29 points
MEMPHIS, Tenn. - O.J. Mayo scored 10 of his 20 points in the fourth quarter, and the Memphis Grizzlies bounced back to beat the Los Angeles Clippers 105-98 on Wednesday night.