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Much of what I wrote about the Memphis Grizzlies preseason win over Maccabi Haifa also applies to their second preseason win, this time over the SkySport New Zealand Breakers. To recap: It's preseason, so in the grand scheme, it doesn't mean much; It's not even NBA-level preseason competition, so...
The all-new, all-different Memphis Grizzlies handed a resounding 123-88 defeat to Maccabi Haifa on Sunday afternoon. It's a game with several caveats, so let's get the obvious ones out of the way right up front: Yes. It's a preseason game, so it's meaningless. Yes. It's against non-NBA competition, so...
A summer of speculation about the Memphis Grizzlies has come to a close. Now we’re close to finding out what kind of team the Grizzlies will be this season. After meeting media on Monday, the Grizzlies kicked off training camp on Tuesday morning – a camp full of fresh, young...
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Is it possible to have ZERO expectations and high expectations at the same time? Whether or not that question can even be answered is beside the point. For fans of the Memphis Grizzlies, however, striking a balance between the two may be a bit of a dance. As the curtain rises...
We know you're excited to see the young guys hit the court this year. And we're not talking about your Memphis Tigers. For the first time in more than 10 years, the Memphis Grizzlies roll out a roster that doesn't include Mike Conley or Marc Gasol . . . or...
Niele Ivey knew that becoming the first woman coach in Memphis Grizzlies history was a big deal. Still, she underestimated it a bit. “I know now,” she told me during a recent exclusive interview. “It’s a lot bigger than I even expected.” Since being announced as an assistant to Taylor Jenkins...
Grizz fans, if you miss Mike Conley, you won't have to wait too long to see him. The Memphis Grizzlies released their schedule Monday afternoon, and Conley will bring his new team, the Utah Jazz, to Memphis TWICE in November. And that's not all. Before the calendar hits December, Memphis...
Niele Ivey knew that becoming the first woman coach in Memphis Grizzlies history was a big deal. Still, she underestimated it a bit. "I know now," she told me during a recent exclusive interview. "It's a lot bigger than I even expected." Check out this clip of my conversation with Ivey,...
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There are whole ton of new faces Grizzlies fans will see on the sidelines this year. And one of them will belong to a woman. Having introduced first-time coach Taylor Jenkins earlier this summer, the Grizzlies have announced the rest of Jenkins' coaching staff -- and among the bright basketball...
For years, I've watched as many NBA teams rolled out cool throwback jerseys . . . while the Memphis Grizzlies got them (mostly) wrong. I only thought I hated those "Memphis Pros" throwbacks . . .  until they rolled out those horrendous yellow and green "Memphis Tams" throwbacks. And the...