Grizzlies/NBA

by Teresa M. Walker -- A season that started with All-Star goals for Memphis guard Ja Morant has grown far beyond that. The third-year point guard - who was named an All-Star starter for the Western Conference on Thursday (Jan. 27)...
A seven-point loss in an exhibition game played in a pandemic-forced “bubble” in Orlando on Friday provided a starting-point glimpse of the road ahead in the Memphis’ Grizzlies hunt for the NBA Playoffs. The first of three such tune ups,...
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yUgnaN5F7rA Of course, I was expecting the standing ovation when Zach Randolph was introduced as the starting power forward for the Sacramento Kings. Everyone was. Same thing for the video montage -- and the crowd roared when the Jumbotron showed...
by Najee El-Amin -- From an opening-night defeat in which the Grizzlies’ soaring star Ja Morant notched a career scoring high, Memphis backup point guard Tyus Jones logged a memory years in the making. Morant was incredible. His 44 points and...
The Memphis Grizzlies’ front office did not show its hand in the days leading up to Wednesday’s NBA 2020 Draft. Starting the day, Memphis only had a second-round draft pick. By the end of the night, the Grizzlies had entered...
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?...
Before many Memphis Grizzlies fans had even found their way to the team’s online shout-out to Mother’s Day came the mind-rattling word that star-guard Ja Morant was on suspension, again. Couldn’t be true, shouldn’t be true, but painfully true! Morant...
WASHINGTON, DC – Over the summer, former Memphis Grizzlies’ point guard Tyus Jones lost his unofficial title as “best backup point guard in the NBA.” That happened when Jones was traded to the Washington Wizards to start a new...
BRADENTON, Fla. — At IMG Academy in Florida, it’s really not that different from any other high school in suburban America. Well, except for the world-class sports and training facilities, hyperspecialized athletes, tremendous student-teacher ratio and national recognition. Other...
By CLAY BAILEY, Associated Press Utah coach Quin Snyder didn't have a lot to say to his team at halftime, despite a 15-point deficit. A little video session, but no harsh words or motivational speeches. The low-key tactic worked well. The Jazz...