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5 things to watch: Spurs vs. Grizzlies

San Antonio Spurs forward Kawhi Leonard (2) shoots against Memphis Grizzlies guard Tony Allen (9) during the second half of Game 3 in a first-round NBA basketball playoff series Friday, April 22, 2016, in Memphis, Tenn. Leonard led the Spurs with 32 points as they won 96-87. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)

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The San Antonio Spurs (52-15) will visit Memphis to face the Grizzlies (39-30) in a Southwest Division showdown. The Spurs are 0-1 against the Grizzlies this season.

The Spurs are coming off a 106-110 loss to the Blazers at home. Kawhi Leonard led the Spurs with 34 points and 9 rebounds while LaMarcus Aldridge had 19 points.

The Grizzlies are coming off a 103-91 win over the Hawks. Marc Gasol had 18 points, 10 rebounds and 10 assists in the win.

And as the Spurs look to even up the regular-season series against the Grizzlies, here are five things to watch in tonight's game:

  1. Memphis owns a 15?6 record this season in “super?clutch” games, defined as contests in which the score is within a margin of three points in the final minute of regulation or overtime.
  2. Memphis is 4?0 this season when Mike Conley, Gasol and Zach Randolph hit for 20 points each.
  3. The Grizzlies are 10?0 this season when shooting at least 50 percent from the field.
  4. Memphis' Randolph leads the NBA in double?doubles off the bench (17) this season.
  5. The Spurs are 21-2 on the road when leading after the third period.

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