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Goran Dragic, PJ Tucker expected to return for Suns vs. Grizzlies

The struggling Suns should get some help in their next game against Memphis.


Goran Dragic and P.J. Tucker are expected to return to the lineup against the Memphis Grizzlies on Wednesday night, according to Dragic missed the Suns' last game against Orlando with the flu, while Tucker has been out for nearly a week with a knee issue.

Dragic has been solid in the point guard role for Phoenix this season. He is averaging 15.1 points, 6.4 assists and 3.0 rebounds per game. He has been efficient, posting a 53 effective field goal percentage and a 2.7:1 assist-to-turnover ratio.Tucker has come off the bench to score 4.6 points, grab 3.6 rebounds and dish out 1.1 assists per contest.

The Suns will be trying to snap a seven-game losing streak against the Grizzlies. Phoenix has fallen to last place in the Pacific Division. Memphis has had much more recent success, winning seven of its last 10 games. The Grizzlies are 14-4 overall on the year.