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By CLAY BAILEY, Associated Press MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Mike Conley is expected to be a scoring leader for Memphis. Seems like he might get some help from rookie Dillon Brooks. Conley scored 27 points, Brooks added 19 and the Memphis Grizzlies beat the New Orleans Pelicans 103-91 in their season...
That first night back in town for a beloved player is always weird. It'll be even weirder tonight when the Grizzlies tip off the season against the New Orleans Pelicans and one of their new players. . . some guy named Tony Allen. Anyway, Allen took to The Players Tribune...
The Memphis Grizzlies tip off the regular season tomorrow night, welcoming back a familiar face: Tony Allen and his new teammates, the New Orleans Pelicans. So that means it's also Tip-Off Luncheon time. The Grizzlies annual event raises money for St. Jude's Children's Research Hospital and really serves to cement...
I got to FedExForum last night with the intention of getting some quick video with Tony Allen, now with the New Orleans Pelicans. I was on my way to the court, when I bumped into TA in the hallway. We did that handshake/half-hug thing black men do. I asked if...
Earlier this summer, when the Memphis Grizzlies announced that they would retire Zach Randolph's No. 50, everyone knew it was the appropriate thing to do. The questions, at the time, were: Would Tony Allen be returning to the team? And if not, would the team retire his No. 9...
It's been more than a year since the Memphis Grizzlies parted ways with Rick Trotter, amid allegations that he had been shooting photos up the skirts of women at his church. Well, they're not just allegations anymore. From the Office of District Attorney Amy Weirich: Oct. 12, 2017 – Former...
Having mourned the passing of Grit-N-Grind as we knew it, we turn our attention to the official start of the NBA season, which tips off here in Memphis next Wednesday against the New Orleans Pelicans. That’s when we’ll begin to solve the riddle of the Memphis Grizzlies. I have joked...
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I know what the Grizzlies official position is: Grit-N-Grind isn’t dead. It’s evolving. “Grit-N-Grind is a mindset,” said Mike Conley, who is poised to become the face of the franchise at Media Day. “It doesn’t just mean the way we play, not anymore. The mindset is to be tough, to...
Last night, after the Grizzlies had beaten the Orlando Magic in their preseason debut, one of my colleagues joked that everything was so new, it was like the team had just moved to Memphis — new scoreboard, new locker room, new style of play, and of course, new players. So...