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Grizzlies ice the Heat

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(WMC-TV) - Something had to give when the defending champs came to town to face the Grizzlies.

Both Memphis and Miami coming into the night winners of 4-straight.

Only one can leave with a 5th straight victory, and it was the good guys.

In front of a sellout crowd, the Grizzlies sent Lebron James and the Heat packing, winning 104-86.

The Grizzlies began the game on a 10-2 run, and never trailed, getting a career high 7-three pointers and career high 25 points from reserve Wayne Ellington in the win.

Zach Randolph recorded his sixth double-double with 18-points and 12 rebounds, and Rudy Gay added 21.

Chris Bosh led Miami with 22 points and James finished with 20 for the Heat.

The Grizzlies extend their franchise-record home winning streak to 14 dating to last season.

Memphis travels to Oklahoma City Wednesday, before returning home Friday to face the Knicks.

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