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#ACCESS901: To the ‘Silence Breakers’ and silent sufferers

A haunting chorus of #metoo is echoing from sea to shining sea bringing attention to instances of harassment – impropriety at best – that have been taken on the chin by women for decades. Painfully and shamefully often, the offender and the offensive behavior have...

GritGrindGrizz: Fans can accept Grizzlies losing — as long as the fight is there

Long before this version of the Memphis Grizzlies, before the “Core Four” of Mike Conley, Marc Gasol, Zach Randolph and Tony Allen, I grew to love watching the Grizzlies. It happened during the very first 50-win season, with Hubie Brown as coach. That team featured...

Won and Oh! Grizzlies snap 11-game losing streak with nailbiter win over Timberwolves

For the first time in eight games at FedExForum — dating all the way back to an Oct. 28 win over the Houston Rockets — streamers rained down in celebration of a home win for the Memphis Grizzlies. After stringing together a series of solid...

Superhero Cyborg: Body by Fisher!

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Ray Fisher was born in Baltimore (September 8, 1987) and raised in Lawnside, N.J., where he developed an interest in acting while still in high school. He attended the American Musical and Dramatic Academy before launching his career. In 2016, Fisher made his screen debut...

GRADING THE GRIZZ:

Grizzlies fans, at the risk of stating the obvious, I start with the harsh realities of the NBA: Unless your team plays in San Antonio, sooner or later, your favorite team will be awful. Whether it’s the departure of a star, bad contracts, bad...

GritGrindGrizz: Bickerstaff to coach Grizzlies for remainder of season

Citing a losing trend dating back to last season, Memphis Grizzlies GM Chris Wallace said that "it was time" to move on from former coach David Fizdale and announced J.B. Bickerstaff as interim head coach for the remainder of the 2017-18 season. "(Bickerstaff) was in...

Fizdale out as Grizzlies Head Coach

ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski is reporting that the Memphis Grizzlies have fired Head Coach David Fizdale Monday afternoon. Memphis has fired coach David Fizdale, league sources tell ESPN. — Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) November 27, 2017 https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js Associate head coach JB Bickerstaff will be promoted to Memphis' interim head coach,...

Gasol benched as Grizz losing streak grows to 8

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Sunday's matchup with the Brooklyn Nets was the game they were "supposed" to get. Another struggling team (6-11 entering the game) with key players out (Jeremy Lin, D'Angelo Russell). But lately, there are no teams the Grizzlies unequivocally say they are better than, injured or...

‘The Star’ offers animated animal’s take on the Nativity

Most movies based on the Bible have limited appeal beyond the faithful, because the stories are ordinarily dry adaptations basically recounting popular parables in straightforward fashion. A novel exception to the rule is The Star, an animated reimagining of the Nativity. What makes the production...

#ACCESS901: A mighty fine night with the Mitchells

Boo Mitchell got juice; or, rather, the Mitchell family. Royal Studios 60th anniversary concert at The Orpheum on Sunday night was a star-studded evening accented with stellar performances, including a surprise appearance by Tank, who paid tribute to Al Green, sparkly slip-on loafers and all. I...