After blowing away the defending champion Miami Heat on Sunday, the Memphis Grizzlies are going to go for their sixth straight win Wednesday night against the Oklahoma City Thunder. Live streaming of the game is available on NBA.com.
The Grizzlies (5-1) have had their best start in franchise history, averaging 89.8 points and 41.3 percent shooting. The Thunder aren't far behind with a 6-2 record so far. NBA.com's League Pass gives you access to watch tonight's game online.
Their face-off with the Heat was supposed to be one of their toughest tests. But Memphis came away with a 104-86 victory.
"It was a great team game. There wasn't much I could complain about," said Coach Lionel Hollins. "We played outstanding basketball."
Wayne Ellington had his career-best in that game with seven 3-pointers and 25 points.
Memphis is taking the court a day after the team announced that Assistant General Manager Kenny Williamson passed away at age 65. Williamson was battling cancer.
"Anyone who ever met 'Eggman' will never forget him. He had a huge personality and was extremely well respected, both professionally and personally," said Memphis Grizzlies General Manager Chris Wallace. "Kenny was as true and committed a friend as one will ever have. He deeply cared for his friends and the youth of Memphis and of every community he touched. He was the greatest people person I have ever known ... He was well known is all basketball circles, both domestically and internationally, and his presence will be sorely missed."
Oklahoma City is going into tonight's game after a win against Detroit, 92-90.
The Thunder are playing for the fifth time in a week.