He came back on fire,” Golden State's Mychal Mulder said of Poole playing on a tender ankle. I think that just speaks to his toughness and his character and his will to win. That's something that he's got and it's impressive.
Memphis Grizzlies (38-33, ninth in the Western Conference) vs. Golden State Warriors (38-33, eighth in the Western Conference) San Francisco; Sunday, 3:30 p.m. EDT BOTTOM LINE: Memphis will attempt to build upon its five-game win streak with a victory against Golden State. The Warriors have gone 24-17 against Western Conference teams.
In order to beat Memphis on Sunday, the Warriors will have to slow 265-pound Jonas Valanciunas. They have 230-pound Green, 222-pound Kevon Looney, 209-pound Juan Toscano-Anderson. And, maybe 255-pound Eric Paschall.