They have to bounce back at home and return to winning ways to be a factor in the West going forward.
Grizzlies in Game 19:
|Player||eStat||μ = mean difference|
|Mike Conley||-6||μ = -4.649|
|Tony Allen||-10||μ = -13.404|
|Rudy Gay||+9||μ = +5.211|
|Marreese Speights||+6||μ = +0.912|
|Marc Gasol||+5||μ = +7.386|
|6th (O.J. Mayo/Dante Cunningham)||-4||μ = -5.842|
Graphical chart of the above Average Differences:
The 5 weeks of NBA and 289 games have been played. Small-forward holds an edge over the power-forward. Shooting guard is a bit further behind after a terrific week5. Also in week 5 the center and point guard fell off the map and overall their contribution is low. The margin of victory by average has been going down each week.