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Suns vs Grizzlies: The Game in Pictures (a Hairy Tale)

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On the night before Thanksgiving the Grizzlies were in the house and the game began with the customary Baiting of the Bear...lead by a Gorilla who would later dress as a Turkey to demonstrate his dunking prowess...

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But before the game could begin one player was already having second thoughts...

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As the game got underway it was Zach Randolph who summoned something from deep within to help the Grizzlies take an early lead

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but soon the Suns would come storming back...

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Grizzlies Center Marc Gasol put up a valiant effort but his hair was just too short...

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The game within the game featured two guys fighting for their place in the league

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and it was the hustle and effort that helped the Suns extend the lead

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which left Grizzlies Coach Lionel Hollins searching for The Answer

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prompting nice guy Channing Frye to express his sympathy for the Grizzlies' lost man

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as the game got into garbage time things got a bit chippy

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but in the end it was smiles all around for the Suns...

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and now the full photo gallery....

 


NBA: Memphis Grizzlies at Phoenix 112509 - Images by Max Simbron