Do the Grizzlies miss Rudy Gay?

Would the Grizzlies have a better shot at a trip to the NBA Finals if Rudy Gay was still by their side? John E. Sokolowski/USA TODAY Sports

When the Memphis Grizzlies advanced to the Western Conference finals by knocking off the Los Angeles Clippers and Oklahoma City Thunder without the benefit of home-court advantage in either series, it looked like the Rudy Gay question was dead. But with the San Antonio Spurs taking a 3-0 lead over Memphis by winning a pair of overtime games, suddenly the question of whether the Grizzlies miss Gay, who was traded at midseason, has become relevant again.