NBA Playoffs 2012: 6 Reasons Why Memphis Grizzlies Trail in Series vs. Clippers

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NBA Playoffs 2012: 6 Reasons Why Memphis Grizzlies Trail in Series vs. Clippers
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The Memphis Grizzlies breathed new life into their effort in the series against the Los Angeles Clippers by beating them in Memphis on Wednesday. Marc Gasol and Zach Randolph both had their best game of the series. Tony Allen was an effective defensive presence. Also, the Grizzlies hung onto the lead.

Grizzlies fans must wonder where this spirit was earlier in the series when the Grizzlies were blowing leads and leaking points on defense.

These are just a few of the reasons why the Grizzlies are behind—but not out—in the series against the Clippers.

Several factors are holding the Grizzlies down in the series.

The following is a breakdown of why the Grizzlies are down in the series 3-2 against the Clippers.

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