|Seriously . . .it’s a Monkey on a Dog!|
The problem is that they are both in the Western conference. This year the #1 seeded Spurs were up against the #8 seeded Grizzlies in the first round of the playoffs. The Grizzlies took the first game on the road and that’s when it got tough for me. I knew that something special was happening and I was going to miss it! And I did! In game six, at the FedEx Forum in Memphis, the Grizzlies made history, becoming only the 2nd 8th seed in NBA to beat a 1st seed in the playoffs.
I missed it! By the Commercial Appeal’s, Geoff Calkins’ description, Friday night’s scene at the Forum was quintessentially Memphis: "Friday night was all you needed to see. Friday night was this team, wrapped in one night. What exactly didn’t happen Friday at FedEx Forum?