Grizzlies Head Coach Dave Joerger Breaks Down in Tears During Emotional Press Conference (Video)

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The Memphis Grizzlies didn’t have a storybook season by any stretch of the imagination, finishing 2015-16 with a 42-40 record.  However, the team does have a lot to be proud of after making the NBA playoffs as the seventh-seed in the Western Conference, overcoming a barrage of injuries (many of which were to key players) that forced them to use a total of 28 different players throughout the course of the season.

Despite all of their health misfortunes, the team continued to fight.  And even though they were heavily outmatched during their first-round series against the San Antonio Spurs, the Grizzlies players never stopped battling.

That fact was not lost on their head coach, Dave Joerger, who couldn’t hold back the tears while discussing his team’s heart during Sunday’s post-game press conference after being eliminated by the Spurs in four straight games:

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