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“Keep working. Keep getting better.” That’s what head coach Taylor Jenkins told his team after the Grizzlies’ 120-113 loss to the Dallas Mavericks at FedExForum on Monday night. The loss to the Mavericks (14-8), who played without Kyrie Irving and...
College Station, Texas – On the road, against a good team and in a “very tough … environment,” the University of Memphis Tigers showed head coach Penny Hardaway what he wanted to see. “I couldn’t be prouder of the squad,”...
When a team gets outrebounded – at home – the way the Grizzlies were on Friday night by the Timberwolves, the outcome is inevitable barring some extremely rare deviation from the norm. No such rarity saved Memphis as Western Conference...
The University of Memphis’ 2023 postseason bowl appearance will be a “backyard” experience against an Iowa State team eager to build upon a turn-around season. The Tigers (9-3) will take on the Cyclones (7-5) in the 65th Annual Liberty Bowl...
In the latest test of his team’s ability to grade out as a winner in the self-described “tough schedule” head coach Penny Hardaway put together, the University of Memphis Tigers fell to Ole Miss (80-77) in Oxford, Mississippi on...
DALLAS — A week after signing a 10-day contract to shore up the Memphis roster, Jaylen Nowell scored 19 points and helped the Grizzlies beat  Dallas 108-94 on Friday night with Mavericks superstar Luka Doncic out for personal reasons. Desmond...
It’s only happened four times this season and – before Wednesday night – not once on the Memphis Grizzlies homecourt at the FedExForum. With streamers finally falling from the rafters, the Grizzlies (4-13) won their first home game of the...
If – as star guard Desmond Bane said – the Memphis Grizzlies are “still a work in progress early in the season,” the labor is clearly wearing on the team’s mentality. “Pissed. Guys are definitely frustrated,” head coach Taylor Jenkins...
Now hear this: “If we’re not going to talk on the defensive end, there’s no way in hell we’re going to win these games. That’s just honestly speaking. Communication is huge in this league, especially on this level.” So said...
Down on a mat that was 35-points deep in the second half, Penny Hardaway’s University of Memphis Tigers decided to “fight to the end” of the championship game in the Battle 4 Atlantis tournament in the Bahamas on Saturday. That...