Record: 28 - 22
Last Week's Rank: 8
Last Week's Results: W vs. Minnesota 93-86, (Tue); L @ Houston 89-98, (Fri); W @ Milwaukee 99-95, (Sat)
This Week: @ Oklahoma City, Monday (4/2); vs. Golden State, Tuesday (4/3); @ Dallas, Wednesday (4/4); @ Miami, Friday (4/6); vs. Dallas, Saturday (4/7)
Description: The Western Conference dark horse returned to form this week, winning two of three after a surprising 2-6 slide. While much of the Grizzlies excitement has been centered on the return of Zach Randolph, the key to a postseason run sits squarely on the shoulders of Mike Conley Jr. The Memphis point guard is averaging close to his career high in points, assists, and is picking up 2.5 steals per game. But with ten games in the next fifteen days, his most important statistical category might be minutes. We'll see if Memphis' workhorse has enough left in the tank to hold on to a playoff spot. —Sean Evans