Thursday, August 18, 2022

GritGrindGrizz - Lee Eric Smith

Award-winning columnist Lee Eric Smith tracks the Memphis Grizzlies!

⏳🤟🏽😂 https://t.co/xLeb2uSquu — Ja Morant (@JaMorant) July 7, 2019 Teens bond over junk food. This is not news. But while neither is playing during the NBA Summer League, both Ja Morant and Jaren Jackson Jr. were spotted in Las Vegas snacking on...
The jersey has changed, but the love remains. After the Grizzlies defeated the Sacramento Kings Friday night at FedExForum, and after various showerings of love, Zach Randolph arrived at MIFA around noon Sunday to make his annual donation of $20,000...
Even though he's now a member of the Sacramento Kings, it's still news in Memphis when Z-Bo speaks -- especially when he makes his first public remarks about his arrest in Los Angeles on marijuana charges. Randolph eventually pled...
Citing a losing trend dating back to last season, Memphis Grizzlies GM Chris Wallace said that "it was time" to move on from former coach David Fizdale and announced J.B. Bickerstaff as interim head coach for the remainder of...
This time around, there was no video tribute. There wasn't even a uniform. But there was no shortage of love shown for "Z-Bo" — Zach Randolph — who returned to Memphis with his current team, the Sacramento Kings. Ever since...
I can't. I want to put into words how I felt about Saturday's 101-102 overtime loss to OKC — especially since a few made free throws could have likely sealed the win. Or, you know, if they could have protected...
As of this writing, the NBA’s Feb. 6 trade deadline is just two weeks away. Two weeks of rampant speculation about where the Grizzlies will send Andre Iguodala, who is basically being paid $17 million to stay away from the...
If we’re being honest, recent news of Zach Randolph’s retirement is a surprise to pretty much no one. In fact, given how it was announced, you might be tempted to believe Randolph was surprised he actually had to say...
This was another heartbreaker -- for those who wish the Grizzlies would lose more games to improve their draft position. But for those who prefer winning to losing no matter what, it was the young Grizzlies who are earning their...
One week ago, Marc Gasol and the Toronto Raptors were still champions in waiting, The Golden State Warriors were still revered as nearly unstoppable, Anthony Davis was still a New Orleans Pelican, and Mike Conley was still a member...