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Grizzlies confident in chance to even Western final vs Spurs with series shifting to Memphis

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    Memphis Grizzlies' Marc Gasol (33) reacts to a call during the second half in Game 2 of the Western Conference finals NBA basketball playoff series against the San Antonio Spurs, Tuesday, May 21, 2013, in San Antonio. At left is Memphis Grizzlies' Mike Conley. (AP Photo/Eric Gay) (The Associated Press)

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    Memphis Grizzlies' Zach Randolph argues with an official during the second half in Game 2 of the Western Conference finals NBA basketball playoff series against the San Antonio Spurs, Tuesday, May 21, 2013, in San Antonio. (AP Photo/Eric Gay) (The Associated Press)

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    El base de los Spurs de San Antonio, Tony Parker, gesticula en un partido contra los Grizzlies de Memphis por la final de la Conferencia del Oeste de la NBA el domingo, 19 de mayo de 2013, en San Antonio. (AP Photo/Eric Gay) (The Associated Press)

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    San Antonio Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich directs his team during the second half in Game 2 of the Western Conference finals NBA basketball playoff series against the Memphis Grizzlies, Tuesday, May 21, 2013, in San Antonio. (AP Photo/Eric Gay) (The Associated Press)

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    San Antonio Spurs' Tim Duncan celebrates with the team as he comes down to the bench during the overtime in Game 2 of the Western Conference finals NBA basketball playoff series against the Memphis Grizzlies, Tuesday, May 21, 2013, in San Antonio. San Antonio won 93-89. (AP Photo/Eric Gay) (The Associated Press)

The towels are showing up all around Memphis, hanging over neighborhood signs and even at a door to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.

The sentiment? Believe Memphis.

And the Grizzlies certainly do.

While the Grizzlies are down 0-2 to the San Antonio Spurs in their first Western Conference final, they dug themselves out of a 0-2 deficit in the first round against the Clippers. No NBA team has won separate series in the same postseason after trailing 0-2, but they see only opportunity at home where they have yet to lose this postseason.

Grizzlies forward Zach Randolph says they've got to have confidence and believe in themselves. He points out they trailed by 18 in Game 2 only to push the Spurs to overtime.

Game 3 is Saturday night.