Saturday, September 26, 2020
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Technically still a rookie, the Memphis Grizzlies’ Ja Morant has shown from the start of his NBA career that the role of a seasoned veteran is one that fits him comfortably. He showed that once again this week during...
The Memphis Grizzlies finally got their roadmap to the playoffs when the NBA released the matchups for the remaining eight games for all teams that will be played in Orlando. The Grizzlies will have the early opportunity to put some...
A simple Twitter message from Mississippi State University running back Kylin Hill was one of the voices that contributed to the Mississippi Legislature voting Sunday (June 28) to remove the Confederate battle emblem from the state flag. The bill to...
The 31st Southern Heritage Classic (SHC) has been canceled -- a casualty of COVID-19. “I know this is a great disappointment to many who consider the SHC one of the major highlights of the year," said Fred Jones Jr., founder...
The winds of change continue with the University of Memphis basketball team.  The last gust of wind blew assistant coach Mike Miller from the sidelines. Miller informed Tiger Nation of his decision to step down via Instagram. “The last two years...
High school football players prepare for their seasons with spring practice, but this year has presented players with a challenge: They have not been able to see their teams, while still being required to stay in top-notch shape from March...
With the 66th overall pick in the 2020 NFL Draft, the Washington Redskins chose Antonio Gibson, the University of Memphis multiple-offensive threat. In Gibson, Washington gets the 2019 American Athletic Conference Special Teams Player of the Year and an all-conference...
by Jason Reed -- Best known for making the most impactful interception in Super Bowl history, Tennessee Titans cornerback Malcolm Butler is still doing big things on the field. And during a time of crisis, he has stepped up...
When the balls stop bouncing and a college’s basketball season ends, relationships between players tend to roll on, with some gathering at the gym between classes to chat hoops or simply keep up with what’s going on in Memphis. Just...
Earlier on Wednesday, I'd spoken on both WLOK and Sports56 about how the NBA was responding to the coronavirus threat. I'd spoken about my GritGrindGrizz column of the week, which explored the question of whether Tuesday's Grizzlies' game was...
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