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In my three year stint as a student journalist, I have learned that time is hardly ever on your side. Between deadlines and reporting accurate, factual and timely news, it can be a challenge. Last weekend, I was presented with a challenge that was different. This time it wasn’t a...
Wow. So . . . Literally three hours before typing the words "Literally three hours" just now, I and TSD intern Shambreon Richardson were discussing what the coverage would be coming out of the Grizzlies end-of-season media availability. She was disappointed because she'd hoped to score an interview with Avery...
A 22-60 season for the Memphis Grizzlies wasn’t what many people expected, but it hasn’t turned Memphis natives away from enjoying the NBA Finals. For a city like Memphis, it would take much more than that. When Game 3 of the NBA Finals tipped off, about 85 fans gathered at the...
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By JOHN COON, Associated Press SALT LAKE CITY — The Memphis Grizzlies took a page out of their classic playbook, using hard-nosed defense and a controlled pace on offense to top the Utah Jazz. Mike Conley had 23 points and Marc Gasol finished with 18 points as Memphis earned its first road...
Lost in all of the excitement over Zach Randolph's return to Memphis: With last night's 106-88 win over the Sacramento Kings, the Grizzlies now take a three-game winning streak (and a four-game home winning streak) into tonight's matchup against the New Orleans Pelicans. But as former Grizz and current King...
Grizzlies point guard Mike Conley is out for the rest of the season. From a Grizzlies press release: Conley will undergo surgery to smooth a small bone protrusion in his left heel that continues to cause pain and soreness.  He will be unavailable for the remainder of the 2017-18 season but...
by Clay Bailey The Miami Heat didn’t let a bad loss in their last game linger to the point of making a six-game road trip more troublesome. Relying on 3-point shooting during a 13-2 run in the middle stages of the fourth quarter, the Heat went on to beat the Memphis...
This was another heartbreaker -- for those who wish the Grizzlies would lose more games to improve their draft position. But for those who prefer winning to losing no matter what, it was the young Grizzlies who are earning their stripes with a rousing 105-101 come-from-behind-victory over the Philadelphia 76ers...
  Tanking?  The Grizzlies should try to lose games so they can land a top pick? Seriously? Look, I get the logic. I'm not a huge follower of college hoops but I understand there are some phenomenally talented players, like superstar potential talent in the draft. And yes, the Grizzlies MUST evolve --...
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"Am I supposed to look at you? Or the camera?" asked Grizzlies rookie Jaren Jackson Jr., kicking off a freewheeling and lighthearted interview and media session. Jackson was responding to one of the first questions hurled at him during Media Day, which officially kicks off NBA Training Camp. The rookie's...