Grizzlies' Gasol will play Wednesday

Memphis center Marc Gasol will return to the lineup on Wednesday as the Grizzlies visit the New York Knicks.

Gasol missed the past two games after aggravating a slight abdominal tear in a loss to the New Orleans Hornets on March 22.

Over 68 games this season, Gasol is averaging 14.3 points, 7.8 rebounds and 3.9 assists per contest.

The Grizzlies currently hold the fifth seed in the Western Conference and have 12 games remaining.