Grizzlies home opener to be broadcast locally and nationally
MEMPHIS, December 20, 2011 – The NBA today announced that the Memphis Grizzlies’ 2011-12 home opener against the Oklahoma City Thunder, which will tip-off at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 28 at FedExForum, will air nationally on NBA TV and regionally on SportSouth. The contest will give fans nationwide a chance to see two of the league’s fastest-rising franchises in a rematch of the 2011 Western Conference Semifinals.
After ousting the top-seeded San Antonio Spurs in the first round of the 2011 NBA Playoffs, Memphis competed with Oklahoma City in a thrilling, seven-game series in the conference semifinals, which included a triple-overtime tilt in Game 4 on May 9 at FedExForum.
Grizzlies fans can also hear the game on 92.9 FM ESPN / 680 AM.
Single Game Tickets for Grizzlies home games through Feb. 21 are now on sale at all Ticketmaster outlets, the FedExForum Box Office, by calling (800) 4NBA-TIX or online at grizzlies.com. Group, Power Pack, Season Ticket and Corporate Value and VIP Package information is available by calling (901) 888-HOOP or online at grizzlies.com.