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Grizzlies drop preseason finale to Spurs

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The Grizzlies never led in their 91-104 preseason finale in San Antonio. Once the Spurs built their lead, Memphis could never quite catch up. Blowing wide open layups certainly didn't help the cause But oh boy, did they try. And they got close a few...

Despite upside, Memphis Grizzlies ‘cubs’ will live, learn – and lose

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It’s not like Monday’s 120-99 preseason loss to the Charlotte Hornets was the first time these new-look Grizzlies have started sluggishly on the offensive end. Against both Maccabi Haifa and the New Zealand Breakers, Memphis played sloppily in the first quarter, but were able...

Facing NBA competition, Grizzlies fizzle against Charlotte Hornets, 120-99

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It's not like Monday was the first time these new-look Grizzlies started sluggishly on the offensive end. Against both Maccabi Haifa and the New Zealand Breakers, Memphis started the game sloppily, but were able to recover against their non-NBA opponents, eventually winning both games...

BANK ON IT: With support from Regions, student-run Trezevant Savings Bank offers real life lessons about money

It was an unusually busy day at Trezevant Savings Bank in Frayser. And if you’re wondering why you’ve never heard of that financial institution before, it’s because it’s in a school, and it’s run by students. Wednesday was a “grand opening” of sorts at the...

GRITGRINDGRIZZ: First impressions of new-look Grizzlies? Promising

If NBA preseason games are generally meaningless affairs, they can seem even more trivial when they come against non-NBA competition. At least against other NBA teams, you begin to see how your roster will stack up against the level of competition they’ll see in...

Grizzlies dominate New Zealand Breakers from start to finish

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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...

Ja Morant sizzles in Grizzlies’ preseason drubbing of Maccabi Haifa

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....

As Grizzlies preseason approaches, it’s goodbye grit and grind, hello, pace and space

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...

GritGrindGrizz: 3 takeaways from Memphis Grizzlies Media Day 2019

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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...

Grizzlies Media Day 2019: Ja Morant: “I can’t wait to touch the floor.”

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...