But the Thunder may have found the right formula for dealing with the physical brand of basketball the Grizzlies employ.
“That’s a physical team,” Westbrook said. “They do a great job of being physical. I think it’s very important for us to come out and hit first. Even if we don’t make shots, I think it’s important for us to come out and defend. The score can be 0-0 with five minutes left in the first as long as we come out and defend.”
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