For those of us who lived through the last painful, heartrending breakup between the Memphis Grizzlies and a man named Gasol, this is getting all too familiar.
The Grizzlies, riding a seven-game losing streak, trailed by 14 entering the fourth quarter against the bad Brooklyn Nets on Sunday. Without Mike Conley — who has missed five games with an ankle injury — you might have figured that Memphis coach David Fizdale would ride Marc Gasol on the comeback trail. He did not.
Read the full story (source): David Fizdale fired: Marc Gasol’s frustration with being benched may have caused Grizzlies’ decision – SBNation.com