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Old 03-14-2014, 12:15 AM   #16 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by Northern Neighbour View Post
Absolutely the Grizzlies are a good team, a very good one in fact. I just think the two teams match up very well.

What's surprising is that the Grizzlies are not a very good rebounding team. They're in the bottom half of the NBA.
Dude, you gotta be careful how you read stats. Gotta pick the right ones. Some of them are useless because they provide no context.

Grizz are 21st in total rebounds. So what? Maybe they're aren't as many shots being put up in their games because they're the slowest paced team in the league? They're FIRST in holding their opponents to the fewest rebounds....

....which leads to....

Originally Posted by elT View Post
I think their stats are might be skewed as Gasol missed a lot of games with injury. If you look at their rebounding %, they are 6th in the league.
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