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Quincy Pondexter, Memphians enjoy BBQ Fest

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Coming off an historic conference win Grizzlies Guard Quincy Pondexter relished his time at the Memphis in May Barbecue Festival. Coming off an historic conference win Grizzlies Guard Quincy Pondexter relished his time at the Memphis in May Barbecue Festival.
Pondexter is in the moment and enjoying the outpouring of support in a city he has come to love. Pondexter is in the moment and enjoying the outpouring of support in a city he has come to love.
MEMPHIS, TN -

(WMC-TV) - Memphis does a lot of celebrating in May, but this year is special. The Memphis in May World Champtionship Barbecue Cooking Contest is kicking off downtown. The Grizzlies are smoking hot, and the crowd is still buzzing about Wednesday's win.

DJ Paul of Three Six Mafia conjured up a fresh battle cry to take the Memphis Grizzlies through the Western Conference Finals. The slogan "We Don't Bluff" is not new, but the occasion is historic.

Coming off an historic conference win Grizzlies guard Quincy Pondexter relished his time at the festival.

"It's great to have this down time. I literally laid in bed all day, and watched Entourage, and now to come to Barbecue Fest. It's great to let my hair down a little bit," he said.

Winning the series against the Thunder made the sauce a little sweeter this year,

Pondexter is in the moment and enjoying the outpouring of support in a city he has come to love.

"Our team is Memphis no matter what.every guy on the team embodies the city of Memphis," said Poindexter.

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