Memphis' season ends as Grizzlies fall to Clippers in Game 7 at FedExForum

Memphis' season ends as Grizzlies fall to Clippers in Game 7 at FedExForum

May 13th, 2012 by The Commercial Appeal in Local - Breaking News

Memphis Grizzlies center Marc Gasol (33) reacts to a foul call against him in the first half of Game 7 against the Los Angeles Clippers on Sunday.

Photo by The Commercial Appeal /Times Free Press.

Marc Gasol took long, deep breaths and carefully chose his words before answering questions.

The Grizzlies' dejected center stood in his uniform long after his teammates had showered and dressed following their 82-72 Game 7 loss to the Los Angeles Clippers on Sunday afternoon in FedExForum. The Griz tried to become the ninth NBA team to win a best-of-seven series after falling behind 3-1.

But that's all talk now.

By the time Gasol finally reached an entryway to the showers, guard Tony Allen was asking the 7-footer about visiting him in Spain.

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