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Sports Minute: Here is the latest Tennessee sports news from The Associated Press

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MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) - Mike Conley scored five of his 20 points in overtime, and the Memphis Grizzlies beat the Oklahoma City Thunder 98-95 Thursday night in taking a 2-1 lead in their first-round Western Conference series. Game 4 is Saturday night in Memphis.

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - New Tennessee Titans coach Ken Whisenhunt looks forward to discovering just how many holes the team filled through free agency. The Titans will take the field for a voluntary minicamp next week. Whisenhunt said Thursday he's eager to see his team and begin an evaluation process that could affect the Titans' draft strategy.

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Donnie Tyndall just took over Tennessee's program on Tuesday, yet his job already has gotten tougher. Tyndall knew when he arrived that he'd have to replace four of the top five scorers from a team that reached an NCAA regional semifinal this season. Now the former Southern Mississippi coach must rebuild a recruiting class that has come apart since his hiring.

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) - Memphis Grizzlies guard Mike Conley has won the NBA's Joe Dumars Trophy for sportsmanship. Conley received 77 first-place votes of a possible 334 and earned 2,335 points overall.

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