Junk communication heats up in a budding rift as Warriors dominate Grizzlies

A bit of old school trash talk,” Thompson said. “It's always fun to talk trash

We have been doing it because we have been in the center of the faculty

Usually you play first class, otherwise you get burned. For me, it's typically the former."

Heading into the Soldiers' Christmas Day 123-109 win over the Memphis Grizzlies, both sides 

 were hesitant to call the connection between them a competition.

Sure, they have a quick record: The Grizzlies eliminated the Soldiers in the play-in game in 2021,

and the Soldiers finished Memphis's season last year in the Western Conference semifinals

 the Western Conference semifinals. There has been a lot of junk communication between the two