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The Milwaukee Bucks aim to get some revenge against the Memphis Grizzlies when they face off on Friday night. The Bucks are first in the Eastern Conference with a 58-22 overall record and a 32-8 home record. The Memphis Grizzlies are second in the Western Conference with a 50-30 overall record but a disappointing 15-24 road record.
The Bucks and Grizzlies meet for the second and last time of the regular season when they face off on Friday night. Hosted at Fiserv Forum in Memphis, Tennessee, the Grizzlies will have home court advantage. The last time these teams met, the Grizzlies blew out the Bucks 142-101.
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|Memphis Grizzlies||Head-to-Head||Milwaukee Bucks|
|Taylor Jenkins||Head Coach||Mike Budenholzer|
|50-29 (2nd in West)||Standing||57-22 (1st in East)|
|115.0 (16th of 30)||Off Rtg||115.6 (12th of 30)|
|111.0 (2nd of 30)||Def Rtg||111.6 (4th of 30)|
|101.1 (4th of 30)||Pace||100.6 (9th of 30)|
Leaders (Per Game)
|J. Morant (26.4)||PPG||G. Antetokounmpo (31.1)|
|S. Adams (11.5)||RPG||G. Antetokounmpo (11.8)|
|J. Morant (8.5)||APG||J. Holiday (7.3)|
|J. Morant (1.1)||SPG||J. Holiday (1.2)|
|J. Jackson Jr. (3.0)||BPG||B. Lopez (2.5)|
|B. Clarke (.656)/J. Morant (9.4)||FG%/FGM||G. Antetokounmpo (.553)/G. Antetokounmpo (11.2)|
|L. Kennard (.531)/L. Kennard (3.0)||3P%/3PM||A. Green (.433)/J. Holiday (2.3)|
|Brandon Clarke||Memphis Grizzlies||04 Mar 2023||Out (Achilles)||Clarke suffered a torn achilles and will miss the remainder of the season.|
|Steven Adams||Memphis Grizzlies||09 Mar 2023||Out (Knee)||Adams will be re-evaluated at a later date.|
|Ziaire Williams||Memphis Grizzlies||25 Mar 2023||Out (Foot/Ankle)||Williams is considered week-to-week and there's no timetable for his return.|
|Dillon Brooks||Memphis Grizzlies||03 Apr 2023||Day to Day (Hip)||Brooks was OUT for Memphis' Tuesday (Apr 4) game.|
|Grayson Allen||Milwaukee Bucks||03 Apr 2023||Out (Ankle)||Allen was OUT for Milwaukee's Tuesday (Apr 4) game.|
|Meyers Leonard||Milwaukee Bucks||03 Apr 2023||Day to Day (Calf)||Leonard was OUT for Milwaukee's Tuesday (Apr 4) game.|
|Khris Middleton||Milwaukee Bucks||03 Apr 2023||Day to Day (Knee)||Middleton left Milwaukee's Wednesday (Apr 4) game with knee soreness.|
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The Milwaukee Bucks and Memphis Grizzlies meet in the NBA's regular season schedule for the last time. The Bucks are first in the East with a 58-22 record after going 7-3 over their last ten games. The Grizzlies are second in the West with a 50-30 overall record after winning seven of their last ten matches.
The Bucks love to attack teams from the three-point line and on the glass, as they average 14.8 threes per game (4th in the NBA) and 48.8 rebounds per game (1st in the NBA). The Bucks gave a few of their stars the night off in their last game against the Bulls, and they were still capable of limiting the Bulls to just 92 points on 43.4% from the field and 33.3% from three-point range.
An aggressive defensive team, the Grizzlies allow opponents just 112.6 points per game (11th in the NBA) on 45.2% shooting from the field and 35.2% from three while forcing 15.1 turnovers per game. Memphis is coming off a tough overtime loss to the Pelicans, where they overcame a massive deficit but still allowed 138 points on 50.0% from the field and 53.8% from deep on 21 makes.
Take the Milwaukee Bucks in this matchup. The Memphis Grizzlies' defense has been questionable as of late, and they've allowed an absurd amount of three-pointers through their last three games. The Milwaukee Bucks haven't been fielding a full roster, but their passing game and the threat from range will be enough against the short-handed Grizzlies.
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Despite losing their last game, Memphis Grizzlies big man Jaren Jackson Jr. put on one of the best performances of his career. In a 138-131 overtime loss, Jackson Jr. posted 40 points, nine rebounds, four blocks, and three assists in 41 minutes of play. With so many of their more traditional big men unavailable, Jackson Jr.'s success on both ends of the court will determine Memphis' chances at victory.
The Milwaukee Bucks earned a 105-92 win without Giannis Antetokounmpo available in their last game, and it was in large part due to big man Bobby Portis. The Sixth Man of the Year candidate started on Wednesday night, and he posted 27 points, 13 rebounds, and six threes in 37 minutes of play. With the Bucks' lineup uncertain for Friday night, Portis' outside shooting ability will be crucial to counter the Grizzlies' rim protectors.
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