For the Memphis Grizzlies, the 2011-12 campaign has rolled along quite well. They're above .500 and right in the middle of the playoff race as they're now at the All-Star break. That's despite the loss of Zach Randolph due to a partial MCL tear.
Many had written the Grizzlies off after Randolph went down. However, selfless play and dedication to each other, the core of the Grizzlies team ethic, has helped keep them from falling into the cellar with the New Orleans Hornets and others. The Grizzlies have had players step up with Randolph out, and they've seen some clutch play by their players
The Grizzlies have much to be happy about as they sit at the All-Star break. Follow along to see why.