Memphis Grizzlies finish Minnesota Timberwolves in 6 for first series

The Grizzlies advanced to the conference semifinals for the first time since 2015

Grizzlies advanced will host the Golden State Warriors in Game 1 on Sunday.

"The series was a battle," Memphis point guard Ja Morant said.

Memphis Grizzlies move on to 2nd round with Game 6 win in Minnesota.

This was an opportunity to win their first playoff series.

The Grizzlies trailed by 10 entering the fourth quarter Friday night at the Target Center.

The winning basket came from Jaren Jackson Jr., who threw down a two-handed dunk around a pack.

Six Grizzlies players scored in double figures, led by 23 apiece from Dillon Brooks and Desmond Bane.

Tickets for Games 1 and 2 will be available for purchase on Saturday, April 30, at 12 p.m.