Wednesday, January 19, 2022

Sports

Performing at a level that stirs fans of the opposing team to chant M-V-P is the world that Memphis’ Ja Morant is living in now. “It is surreal,” said the Grizzlies’ star point guard, referencing the MVP chants directed his...
by Liaudwin Seaberry Jr. -- More than 23 years have passed since the University of Memphis women’s basketball team last participated in NCAA tournament action. As champions of Conference USA and under the tutelage of coaching legend Joye Lee-McNelis, the Tigers...
As 2021 drew to a close and 2022 loomed, San Antonio coach Greg Popovich put the play of the Memphis Grizzlies in a straight-forward context after they turned back the Spurs (118-105) at FedExForum on New Year’s Eve. “Grizzlies were...
MY GRIZZLIES TOP TEN - WARREN ROSEBOROUGH  
Chess match, duel, and/ or a shootout? No matter the label put on the matchup between LA’s LeBron James and Memphis’ Ja Morant, it amounted to thrilling basketball in a game that yielded a 104-99 win for the Grizzlies...
If Memphis gets to the Western Conference Playoffs and goes on a deep post-season run, their NBA ascent is likely to have been made with the kind of resolve that powered them past the Suns in Phoenix on Monday...
HONOLULU — The Hawaii Bowl was canceled Thursday after Hawaii withdrew from its game against Memphis on the eve of the contest because of COVID-19, season-ending injuries and transfers. The game was scheduled for Friday at the Clarence T.C. Ching...
SAN FRANCISCO — Stephen Curry scored 46 points and made eight 3-pointers, Gary Payton Jr. added a clutch 3-pointer late in the fourth quarter and the Golden State Warriors held off the Memphis Grizzlies 113-104 on Thursday night. Ja Morant...
Two losses in a row at home with the next game on the road against the Golden State Warriors, the team with essentially the best record in the NBA going into play on Tuesday night. That is the immediate future...
NASHVILLE -- The Memphis Tigers-Tennessee Vols basketball rivalry is on a losing streak, with today’s planned showdown at Bridgestone Arena in Nashville now canceled due to COVID-19 protocols applied to the Memphis program. It was the second straight year that...