Friday, November 26, 2021

Sports

LOS ANGELES – When an opposing team’s player hits a game-winning shot with the clock running down on your home court, fans often feel the effects in the pits of their stomachs. Such was the case on Saturday night at...
After an opening-act win in front of a seriously ready-for-basketball crowd at FedExForum, the Memphis Grizzlies have headed west for an early Western Conference test. Far from stellar (5-21) in openers entering Wednesday’s game against Cleveland, Memphis fed off its...
by Liaudwin Seaberry Jr. -- With less than two weeks remaining until the start of the regular season for the LeMoyne-Owen Magicians men’s basketball team, new men’s head coach Bonzi Wells feels a new-found sense of confidence in his team. The...
Memphis Madness – the traditional opening showcase for the University of Memphis men’s and women’s basketball teams – more than met the anticipation for the event’s stars and those who came to see them. Take it from Katrina Merriweather, who...
For all of the talk from players and coaches about just another game on the schedule, Memphis’ Thursday night encounter with Navy’s Midshipmen was far from that with the Tigers having lost their previous three games. In need of stopping...
Representatives of all 30 NBA teams were in attendance at Pro Day for the University of Memphis men’s basketball team on Oct. 6. And, rightly so. The Tigers have added two of the more notable faces of the Class of 2022...
Twice this season, the title-hungry Fairley Bulldogs had a chance to rack up a win by way of forfeit and each time they decided to reschedule a game with a team that had an open week. The Bulldogs went 1-1...
Ja and JJ – known professionally as Ja Morant and Jaren Jackson Jr. – were exhibits one and two on Monday night in the case to be made that the Grizzlies’ talent and depth is just too much right...
With their opening game against Xavier about a month away, the University of Memphis women’s basketball team is busy working on what new head coach Katrina Merriweather expects to define her first group of Tigers. “If nothing else, you are...
With the nucleus of the Milwaukee Bucks’ NBA Championship team sitting out, the Memphis Grizzlies emerged with an 87-77 win in the first of six preseason games. The game, which featured an electric start by the Grizzlies, was halted just...