Saturday , Jan , 31 , 2004 C.Y. Ellis

Memphis Grizzlies Team Report – January 31

=== Memphis Grizzlies Team Report – January 31 ===

(Sports Network) – Pau Gasol and the surprising Memphis Grizzlies stop off
in Detroit to face Ben Wallace and the Pistons at The Palace of Auburn Hills.

Earlier this season, Detroit knocked off the Grizzlies, 99-92, on November 19,
2003 at The Pyramid. The Pistons have won five straight and eight of their
last nine contests with the Grizzlies, who have lost four straight at Detroit.

The Grizzlies come into tonight’s game on a two game-losing streak. On Friday,
Memphis fell to the Utah Jazz, 85-79, at The Pyramid.

James Posey delivered 24 points for the Grizzlies, who lost for just the
second time in their last 10 contests. Bonzi Wells finished with 14 points in
the loss, while Gasol netted 10.

Memphis, which has won three straight on the road, is 9-13 as the visitor this