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Friday, March 28th (All times Eastern)

Memphis Grizzlies (43-28) at Golden State Warriors (44-27), 10:30 p.m.

(SportsNetwork.com) - The Memphis Grizzlies have won three in a row and they'll try to continue their momentum Friday night when they visit Oracle Arena to face the Golden State Warriors.

The Grizz defeated the Indiana Pacers and Minnesota Timberwolves at FedExForum, then started a five-game western trip with a 91-87 victory over the Utah Jazz on Wednesday.

Zach Randolph scored 22 points and pulled down 13 rebounds to help the Grizzlies rally for the win. Mike Conley scored 19 points and Marc Gasol added 18 points and seven rebounds for the Grizzlies, winners in five of their last six.

Utah's lead was as high as 13 in the third period, but Gasol's 3-point play late in the quarter made it 71-62 heading into the final frame.

The Grizzlies chipped away in the fourth, eventually cutting the deficit to three, 78-75, following a Mike Miller 3-pointer with 7:18 left. The Jazz pushed their lead back to seven, 84-77, following a Derrick Favors slam, but a 12-0 burst gave the Grizzlies the lead for good.

"I think once we tightened up in the fourth quarter, we were able to get some deflections, get some steals, box out and do the little things to win," said Conley.

The Grizzlies are in seventh place in the Western Conference, but that could all change with a victory on Friday. Memphis trails the Warriors by a single game and is a half-game ahead of the Phoenix Suns, who reside in eighth.

The Grizzlies will visit the Portland Trail Blazers, Denver Nuggets and Timberwolves on this sojourn.

The Warriors had a three-game winning streak halted last time out with a 99-90 loss at home to the molten-hot San Antonio Spurs on Saturday.

Stephen Curry scored 20 points and Klay Thompson added 16 for the Warriors. David Lee was the only other Golden State player in double figures with 13, although Andrew Bogut pulled down 17 rebounds.

"We made some mistakes. It's a disappointing loss. It'll make us better," Warriors coach Mark Jackson said. "Hopefully we see them down the road again, but there's a reason why they're the best team in basketball."

The Warriors are firmly in the mix for another postseason appearance, but things don't appear golden in Golden State.

Jackson demoted assistant coach Brian Scalabrine to the their D-League affiliate in what Jackson called a "difference in philosophies." Reports have surfaced about Jackson's happiness and job status.

The Grizzlies have dominated this series in recent history with two wins this season (2-1) and 11 in their last 12 meetings. Memphis has won five straight as the visitor against the Warriors.

03/28 10:24:20 ET

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Scoreboard
Local
Final
DUR 13
SWB 10
 
5:05pm Tonight
ROC
DUR
 
Final
SEA 2
TOR 8
Final
HOU 10
DET 8
Final
BAL 2
MIA 5
Final
CIN 2
CLE 5
Final
OAK 7
TAM 2
Final
ANA 1
BOS 6
Final
MIL 1
ATL 2
Final
NYM 1
PIT 9
Final
PHI 1
WAS 4
Final
MIN 8
CWS 1
Final
STL 6
KAN 1
Final
CHC 3
ARI 4
Final
SDP 11
LOS 3
Final
SFG 2
COL 11
Final
TEX 5
NYY 2
1:05pm Today
KAN
NYY
 
1:10pm Today
COL
CIN
 
1:10pm Today
PHI
NYM
 
1:35pm Today
HOU
BAL
 
2:10pm Today
BOS
MIN
 
2:10pm Today
SFG
MIL
 
2:20pm Today
WAS
CHC
 
4:05pm Today
DET
OAK
 
4:10pm Today
TEX
CLE
 
4:15pm Today
ARI
STL
 
7:05pm Tonight
MIA
PIT
 
7:07pm Tonight
CWS
TOR
 
7:10pm Tonight
SEA
TAM
 
8:10pm Tonight
ATL
LOS
 
9:05pm Tonight
SDP
ANA
 
Final
ATL 111
CLE 114
9:00pm Tonight
GSW
HOU
 
Final
TAM 2
NYR 0
9:00pm Tonight
CHI
ANA
 
Final
DUR 13
SWB 10
 
5:05pm Tonight
ROC
DUR