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2011–12 Memphis Grizzlies season

The 2011–12 Memphis Grizzlies season was the 17th season of the franchise in the National Basketball Association (NBA), and the 11th for the franchise in Memphis.

2011–12 Memphis Grizzlies season
Head coachLionel Hollins
General managerChris Wallace
Owner(s)Michael Heisley
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Results
Record41–25 (.621)
PlaceDivision: 2nd (Southwest)
Conference: 4th (Western)
Playoff finishFirst Round
(Lost to Clippers 3–4)

Stats @ Basketball-Reference.com
Local media
TelevisionFox Sports Tennessee
Fox Sports Southeast
RadioWRBO
< 2010–11 2012–13 >

Contents

Key datesEdit

Draft picksEdit

Round Pick Player Position Nationality School
2 49 Josh Selby PG   United States University of Kansas

RosterEdit

2011–12 Memphis Grizzlies roster
Players Coaches
Pos. No. Name Height Weight DOB (YYYY-MM-DD) From
G/F 9 Allen, Tony 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m) 213 lb (97 kg) 1982–01–11 Oklahoma State
G 10 Arenas, Gilbert 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m) 215 lb (98 kg) 1982–01–06 Arizona
F 00 Arthur, Darrell   6 ft 9 in (2.06 m) 235 lb (107 kg) 1988–03–25 Kansas
G 11 Conley, Mike 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m) 185 lb (84 kg) 1987–10–11 Ohio State
F 44 Cunningham, Dante 6 ft 8 in (2.03 m) 230 lb (104 kg) 1987–04–22 Villanova
C 33 Gasol, Marc 7 ft 1 in (2.16 m) 265 lb (120 kg) 1985–01–29 Spain
F 22 Gay, Rudy (C) 6 ft 8 in (2.03 m) 230 lb (104 kg) 1986–08–17 Connecticut
C 15 Haddadi, Hamed 7 ft 2 in (2.18 m) 265 lb (120 kg) 1985–05–19 Iran
G 32 Mayo, O. J. 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m) 210 lb (95 kg) 1987–11–05 Southern California
G 1 Pargo, Jeremy 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m) 219 lb (99 kg) 1986–03–17 Gonzaga
F 20 Pondexter, Quincy 6 ft 6 in (1.98 m) 225 lb (102 kg) 1988–03–10 Washington
F 50 Randolph, Zach (C) 6 ft 9 in (2.06 m) 260 lb (118 kg) 1981–07–16 Michigan State
G 2 Selby, Josh (DL) 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m) 183 lb (83 kg) 1991–03–27 Kansas
F/C 5 Speights, Marreese 6 ft 10 in (2.08 m) 255 lb (116 kg) 1987–08–04 Florida
G -- Hudson, Lester 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m) 190 lb (86 kg) 1984–08–07 Tennessee–Martin
Head coach
Assistant coach(es)

Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • (DP) Unsigned draft pick
  • (FA) Free agent
  • (S) Suspended
  • (DL) On assignment to D-League affiliate
  •   Injured

Roster
Last transaction: 2012–04–05

Pre-seasonEdit

Game logEdit

2011 pre-season game log
2011–12 season schedule

Regular seasonEdit

StandingsEdit

Southwest Division W L PCT GB Home Road Div GP
c-San Antonio Spurs 50 16 .758 0.0 28–5 22–11 12–4 66
x-Memphis Grizzlies 41 25 .621 9.0 26–7 15–18 7–8 66
x-Dallas Mavericks 36 30 .545 14.0 23–10 13–20 8–5 66
Houston Rockets 34 32 .515 16.0 22–11 12–21 6–8 66
New Orleans Hornets 21 45 .318 29.0 11–22 10–23 3–11 66


Western Conference
# Team W L PCT GB GP
1 c-San Antonio Spurs * 50 16 .758 66
2 y-Oklahoma City Thunder * 47 19 .712 3.0 66
3 y-Los Angeles Lakers * 41 25 .621 9.0 66
4 x-Memphis Grizzlies 41 25 .621 9.0 66
5 x-Los Angeles Clippers 40 26 .606 10.0 66
6 x-Denver Nuggets 38 28 .576 12.0 66
7 x-Dallas Mavericks 36 30 .545 14.0 66
8 x-Utah Jazz 36 30 .545 14.0 66
9 Houston Rockets 34 32 .515 16.0 66
10 Phoenix Suns 33 33 .500 17.0 66
11 Portland Trail Blazers 28 38 .424 22.0 66
12 Minnesota Timberwolves 26 40 .394 24.0 66
13 Golden State Warriors 23 43 .348 27.0 66
14 Sacramento Kings 22 44 .333 28.0 66
15 New Orleans Hornets 21 45 .318 29.0 66

Game logEdit

2011–12 game log
Total: 41–25 (Home: 23–7; Road: 14–18)
2011–12 season schedule

PlayoffsEdit

Game logEdit

2012 playoff game log
Total: 3–4 (Home: 2–2; Road: 1–2)
2012 playoff schedule

MilestonesEdit

  • April 26: Memphis set a franchise record for regular-season winning percentage (.621). The Grizzlies' previous best regular-season mark was .610, which they set during the 2003–04 season.[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Report: NBA draft moving to Newark". ESPN.com. October 27, 2010. Retrieved June 13, 2011.
  2. ^ NBA.com