The Grizzlies' Shallow-Cut Clear Out
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The Grizzlies' Shallow-Cut Clear Out

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The Grizzlies' Shallow-Cut Clear Out
The Grizzlies Pau Gasol works for position in the low post. .
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The Play
The Memphis Grizzlies have quietly had a terrific regular season. With six players averaging double figures, the Grizzlies are the most balanced team in the playoffs. Look for Memphis to run some of their offense through Pau Gasol to keep everyone involved and the defense off balance.

Bobby Jackson (24) begins this series for the Grizzlies by entering the ball to Eddie Jones (6) on the left wing. Jackson (24) then makes a shallow cut to the corner. Pau Gasol (16) works for position in the low post. Click on the diagram to the right to continue...

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