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Injury-Plagued Grizzlies Face Wizards in Crucial Matchup

The Memphis Grizzlies and Washington Wizards are set to clash in a matchup between two lower-seeded teams, with the Grizzlies facing a significant disadvantage due to numerous injuries.

The Grizzlies’ injury list is extensive, with 13 players affected: Ja Morant, Desmond Bane, Brandon Clarke, Jordan Goodwin, Jaren Jackson Jr., John Konchar, Scotty Pippen Jr., Derrick Rose, Marcus Smart, Lamar Stevens, Yuta Watanabe, Vince Williams Jr., and Ziaire Williams. Yuta Watanabe is sidelined due to a right wrist sprain, Vince Williams Jr. due to left patellar tendon soreness, and Ziaire Williams due to right lower back hip soreness.

Meanwhile, the Washington Wizards have four players on their injury report: Marvin Bagley III, Richuan Holmes, Isaiah Livers, and Landry Shamet. Marvin Bagley III is dealing with lower back spasms, Richuan Holmes is uncertain due to a left big toe sprain, Isaiah Livers is out with inflammation in the right hip joint capsule, and Landry Shamet is sidelined due to a left calf strain.

Specifically for the Grizzlies, Ja Morant is unavailable due to a torn right labrum, Desmond Bane due to a left ankle sprain, Brandon Clarke due to left Achilles tendon repair, Jordan Goodwin is questionable due to left Achilles soreness, Jaren Jackson Jr.

is out with right quad tendonitis, John Konchar is questionable with right ankle soreness, Scotty Pippen Jr. is doubtful with a lumbar disc bulge, Derrick Rose is recovering from a right groin lower back injury, Marcus Smart is dealing with a central slip tear in the right ring finger, and Lamar Stevens is questionable due to a left adductor issue.

Yachiga Tavershima
Yachiga Tavershima
Soccer Blogger with a keen eye for detailed reportage. I bring the latest drama in the most dramatic way


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