Are The Memphis Grizzlies A Legit Contender?

The Memphis Grizzlies are hanging with the big dogs in the NBA’s Western Conference. The Grizzlies 14-4 record has them right on the heels of Oklahoma City and San Antonio, who are each 17-4, and Memphis’ play has them at least on a par with the top two teams in the East, New York and Miami. We’ll take a look at the Grizzlies in comparison to last year to see how much of this pre-Christmas play is for real, and what’s likely to disappear as the season wears on.