NBA Western Conference Semifinals Memphis Grizzlies Tickets
All the avid and enthusiastic basketball fans, NBA Western Conference Semifinals are here. NBA Western Conference Semifinals Memphis Grizzlies tickets are giving you an opportunity to watch the most sensational and intense game as Memphis Grizzlies comes on the ground to mark their glory. NBA has Eastern Conference Championship series and Western Conference Championship series in the major professional basketball league. Founded in 1946, the league has thirty teams which play against each other in 82 games in regular season. The Western Conference consists of fifteen teams further sub-grouped in three divisions of five teams each.
Buy NBA Western Conference Semifinals Memphis Grizzlies Tickets
NBA Western Conference Semifinals Memphis Grizzlies
The professional basketball team from Memphis Tennessee, Memphis Grizzlies plays in the Southwest division of the Western Conference. The team’s home ground is FedExForum, located in downtown Memphis and is famously nicknamed as “The Grindhouse”. Designed by the architectural firm Ellerbe Becket, it has the capacity of accommodating more than 18,000 spectators. The team is owned by Robert Pera and currently managed by Chris Wallace. The team was brought together in 1995 in Vancouver and named as Vancouver Grizzlies. They played from Midwest division of Western Conference of NBA. The team struggles in its earlier years, finished five of its seasons at last number and relocated to Memphis in 2001. After relocating the team’s name was changed to Memphis Grizzlies. During their first three seasons, their home ground was Pyramid Arena.
From 2001 to 2007, the team ascended gradually in their performance with players like Pau Gasol and Shane Battier, who eventually became fan favorite. They made their way to NBA playoffs for the first time in 2004 under the coaching of Hubie Brown and then made the playoffs for three consecutive years. In 2009-2010 season, the team finished at the 10th place showing much improvement and commitment than the previous years. The 2010-11 season started with great enthusiasm and thrill for the team and they found their way back into the post-season after five years. Their first playoff victory came along in 2011 against San Antonio Spurs and this season marked a historical win for them. In 2011-12 season, the team reached to the post-season for the second time and finished the season at 4th place. In 2012-13 season, the team acquired a record winning streak and held various records in the league at several times.
The Grizzlies holds several individual awards. Paul Gasol won NBA Rookie of the year award in 2002. Marc Gasol won NBA Defensive player of the year award in 2013. Seven players have been awarded with NBA All-Rookie First Team award and four have been awarded with NBA All-Rookie Second team award. The former coach Hubie Brown was inducted in Basketball Hall of Fame. The Grizzlies are known nationwide for their Grit and Grind style of basketball. They are renowned for their disruptive defense, inside-out offense and high pressure they put on the ball. They put up spectacular fights and fierce competition with other teams. Buy cheap NBA Western Conference Semifinals Memphis Grizzlies tickets and watch the historical moments of power, speed and spirit as the winning team make their way to finals.
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