Grizzlies Rumors & News

  • 1h
    John Denton @JohnDenton555

    The @memgrizz will be without Tony Allen tonight vs. @OrlandoMagic

  • Grizzlies Rise From Mud, KO Raptors 92-86

    Grizzly Bear Blues "After dragging through the first three quarters, the Grizzlies showed energy and some serious chutzpah in the fourth. Lineup Notes Jeff Green got his first start as a Grizzly in place of Courtney Lee, who was the first off the bench. (Some have floated the idea of a variable starting lineup..." January 22

  • Nick Young trying to recruit Goran Dragic and Marc Gasol to Lakers

    Larry Brown Sports "Lakers fans aren’t used to the kind of losing that’s taking place this year and, rest assured, the organization will do what it can to return to winning ways as soon as possible. Magic Johnson would like to see the Lakers continue piling up losses to increase the chances of gaining a high pick..." January 22

  • Lakers Top 2015 List Of NBA's Most Valuable Teams; Average Franchise Is Now Worth Record $1.1 Billion

    Forbes.com "What do you get when you combine a massive new $24 billion television contract, a nearly six-year bull market in equities creating tremendous wealth, and cheap credit? You get a massive rise in sports franchise values, with the NBA serving as ground zero for the current boom. The average NBA team..." January 21

  • Dirk's fourth quarter leads Dallas to 103-95 win over Grizzlies

    Mavs Moneyball "Dirk Nowitzki had two points at halftime. He'd only taken three shots. He's 36 now, and maybe the size and physicality of Marc Gasol and Zach Randolph was just too much for him. Maybe it just wasn't his night. Then he scored the final eight points of the game to close out Memphis on the road in..." January 20

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    Chris Broussard @Chris_Broussard

    Sources: Memphis signs Tyrus Thomas to 10-day contract

  • Grizzlies might sign Tyrus Thomas

    Yahoo! Sports "The Memphis Grizzlies are in serious discussions to sign D-League Iowa Energy forward Tyrus Thomas to a 10-day contract, a league source told Yahoo Sports late Monday night. Thomas, who is attempting to return to the NBA after nearly two years, worked out for the Grizzlies prior to signing with..." January 20

  • FedEx Forum briefly evacuated prior to Grizzlies-Mavericks game

    CBSSports.com "Fedex Forum in Memphis, Tennessee was evacuated less than two hours before the start of the Memphis Grizzlies game vs. the Dallas Mavericks on Monday. The game is the centerpiece of the NBA's Martin Luther King, Jr. Day festivities and features a pre-game symposium with Chauncey Billups, Earl..." January 19

  • 8d
    Marc J. Spears @SpearsNBAYahoo

    James Michael McAdoo chooses 10-day contract with Warriors over Memphis, a source said

  • Jeff Green can feel welcome with Memphis Grizzlies

    USA Today "Jeff Green, the newest member of the Memphis Grizzlies, has the curse of the generalist. When you're the fifth overall pick, as Green was in 2007, people expect an elite player — Al Horford's rebounding and high-post skills or Mike Conley's playmaking and perimeter defense, to name the two..." January 17

  • Mike Conley nursing sprained ankles

    ESPN.com "Memphis Grizzlies point guard Mike Conley has two sprained ankles, one walking boot and no solid time frame for when he expects to return to the court. Conley missed his first game of the season in Friday's 106-96 victory against the Orlando Magic and is considered doubtful for Saturday's home..." January 17

  • Grizz clip Nets 103-92 in short order

    Grizzly Bear Blues "Jeff Green struggled shooting the ball, but finished with 10 points in his Grizzlies debut. The Grizzlies exploded for 32-points in the first quarter and kept the Brooklyn Nets at bay from there, as Memphis went on to win the first of a short two-game road trip 103-92. As usual, here are my..." January 15

  • 11d
    Rob Fischer @thefishnation

    In Griz locker room, Mike Conley had boot on right ankle. He rolled it tonight. Said he had boot on left ankle yesterday- it's still sore

  • Lionel Hollins molded a title contender — 1,000 miles away

    New York Post "The Nets decided to hire Lionel Hollins to replace Jason Kidd this summer to instill a defensive backbone and add some grit and toughness to a roster thought by many to lack it. If you listen to his former players in Memphis, they’ll tell you he is the man to do just that. Hollins faced the..." January 15

  • 12d
    Chris Mannix @ChrisMannixSI

    The Celtics are negotiating a buyout with forward Tayshaun Prince, NBA sources tell http://t.co/6QLNjU0mqR. Nothing finalized yet.

  • Grizzlies outlasted the Suns Sunday night in a double overtime affair

    Grizzly Bear Blues "The Grizzlies outlasted the Phoenix Suns Sunday night in a double overtime affair at the Grindhouse. Led by Zach Randolph and Mike Conley, Memphis won 122-110. Just win. That seems to be the mantra for every Grizzlies' victory this season. They don't blow out opponents or hold leads, they just..." January 12

  • Three-way trade awaits approval from NBA

    Boston Globe "The Celtics, Memphis Grizzlies, and New Orleans Pelicans are just waiting for the NBA offices to open on Monday to consummate the three-team deal that will bring Tayshaun Prince, Austin Rivers, and Memphis’s first-round pick in 2015 to the Celtics for Jeff Green, who will go to the..." January 12

  • Grizzlies agree on three-team trade to acquire Jeff Green

    Yahoo! Sports "The Boston Celtics, Memphis Grizzlies and New Orleans Pelicans have agreed on a three-team, five-player trade that sends Jeff Green to the Grizzlies, league sources told Yahoo Sports. The trade will send the Grizzlies' Tayshaun Prince, New Orleans' Austin Rivers and a future Memphis first-round..." January 12

  • 15d
    Marc Stein @ESPNSteinLine

    As it stands: Grizzlies would get Jeff Green, Celts would get Tayshaun Prince and Austin Rivers and Pelicans would get Quincy Pondexter

  • Pelicans emerge as third team in trade that would send Celtics’ Jeff Green to Grizzlies

    Pro Basketball Talk "Celtics GM Danny Ainge has decided it’s fire sale time in Boston, and is essentially trading away any players that he doesn’t see as a long-term solution, while kickstarting an ongoing rebuilding process into high gear at the very same time. Rajon Rondo was sent to Dallas, and Brandan Wright,..." January 10

  • Sources: Celtics agree to send Green to Grizzlies

    ESPN Boston "The Boston Celtics continue to stay busy on the trade front, shipping newly acquired center Brandan Wright to the Phoenix Suns on Friday and, according to league sources, agreeing to terms on a trade that will send forward Jeff Green to the Memphis Grizzlies. The Celtics, in full rebuild mode..." January 10

  • Sources: Grizzlies vying for Deng or Green

    ESPN.com "The Grizzlies, looking to bolster their scoring options on the wing in the ever-competitive Western Conference, are actively trying to obtain Miami's Luol Deng or Boston's Jeff Green ahead of the Feb. 19 trade deadline, according to league sources. No deal is imminent, sources said, but it has..." January 10

  • 17d
    Adrian Wojnarowski @WojYahooNBA

    Boston is nearing an agreement to send Jeff Green to Memphis for Tayshaun Prince and a first-round pick, league sources tell Yahoo Sports.

  • 17d
    Ronald Tillery @CAGrizBeat

    Zach Randolph (sore right knee) participated in shootaround. He says he will play tonight vs Pelicans. Zbo missed 9 games

  • Teague, Hawks shoot their way past Grizzlies to win sixth straight

    Atlanta Journal-Constitution "If the West is really best, then maybe the Hawks’ 96-86 win over the Grizzlies Wednesday night will stand as premier evidence that Atlanta has one of the NBA’s very best teams. Jeff Teague scored nine of his game-high 25 points in the final four minutes to remain hot, and help the Hawks keep..." January 08

  • Phil Jackson clears tons of cap space — for Marc Gasol?

    New York Post "It may be a pipe dream to think of landing free-agent-to-be center Marc Gasol, but it is one the Knicks still cling to as they absorb this historically catastrophic season. Team president Phil Jackson took a bigger step in that direction Monday by opening up $6.4 million more in 2015 cap room,..." January 06

  • Grizzlies prod off Spurs in controlled fashion, 95-87

    Grizzly Bear Blues "The Memphis Grizzlies rode a monster first quarter from Mike Conley to a double-digit lead, and held on for a 95-87 victory over the San Antonio Spurs to close out 2014. Here are my three takeaways from the win: 1) Mike Conley HAVE IT ALL Mike Conley's first quarter: 16 points, 3 rebounds,..." December 31

  • No timetable for Z-Bo's return from knee injury

    Memphis Commercial Appeal "Grizzlies forward Zach Randolph has missed four straight games because of a sore and swollen right knee. " December 29

  • 30d
    Ronald Tillery @CAGrizBeat

    Joerger says Pondexter (ankle) is fine. ZBo (knee) out vs Heat. Joerger reiterated there was no thought of ZBo playing. No return date set

  • 30d
    Rob Fischer @thefishnation

    Injury Update- Zach Randolph (sore right knee) and Quincy Pondexter (right ankle sprain) are both questionable for @memgrizz vs. Heat

  • 30d
    Ronald Tillery @CAGrizBeat

    Griz coach Dave Joerger says Tony Allen will play but Zach Randolph (sore right knee) out tonight and likely out 2morrow at Miami

  • LeBron James distributes, Dion Waiters contributes in 105-91 win over Memphis Grizzlies

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "LeBron James was in the giving spirit and Dion Waiters was in attack mode. Together it translated into the Cavaliers routing the Memphis Grizzlies, 105-91, at The Q on Sunday. James had nine assists at the half, illustrating how he was in the table-setting mood from the onset. He finished with..." December 22

  • 36d
    Ronald Tillery @CAGrizBeat

    Griz announce they have recalled rookies Adams and Stokes from Iowa Energy of the D League

  • Adam Silver on tanking: 'I absolutely don't think any team is trying to lose'

    ESPN.com "NBA commissioner Adam Silver says that the perception of tanking in the league is greater than the reality of it. "I absolutely don't think any team is trying to lose," Silver said in an interview with ESPN's Andy Katz for "Outside the Lines." "No player is going out there to lose," Silver..." December 21

  • Butler continues star turn with 31 more as Bulls top Grizzlies

    CSN Chicago "After the scoring night of his life, Jimmy Butler insisted: "I don’t want to be a star. I just want to be a decent role player on a really good team." Too late. After dropping a career-high 35 points on the New York Knicks on Thursday at the United Center, Butler followed it up with 31 in a..." December 20

  • Spurs vs. Grizzlies, final triple OT score 117-116: Grizzlies win in San Antonio for first time since 2011 Playoffs

    Grizzly Bear Blues "Is everybody out there still breathing? In the most hectic game of the season so far, the Memphis Grizzlies outlasted the Spurs 117-116 in a triple overtime, heart-attack-inducing, instant classic in San Antonio. I've only given three of my takeaways, because if I wrote about them all I'd still..." December 18

  • Raptors 'intrigued' by summer free agent Marc Gasol

    CBSSports.com "The Globe and Mail reports that the Raptors are "intrigued" by Memphis Grizzlies center free agent, who will be a free agent this summer. A player that increasingly intrigues Raptors management is Memphis centre Marc Gasol. The Spaniard is a free agent this summer. The greatest lack on the..." December 18

  • 39d
    Jeff Zillgitt @JeffZillgitt

    Perceived as sellers, Celtics have received inquiries about Jeff Green from Clippers, Pelicans, Grizzlies but Cs not interested in offers.

  • 40d
    Ronald Tillery @CAGrizBeat

    Dave Joerger says Tony Allen (eye) will not play against Spurs tonight

  • Grizzlies end Golden State's streak, 105-97

    Memphis Commercial Appeal "Grizzlies coach Dave Joerger didn’t appreciate being down after the first quarter mainly because his starters were slogging along. That all changed when the second unit stepped onto the court Tuesday night. Memphis picked up the pace, started the second period by scoring 20 unanswered points..." December 17

  • Grizzlies Escape From Hornets With 113-107 Double Overtime Victory

    Grizzly Bear Blues "Double overtime heroics saved what was otherwise a dull and boring game of basketball The Grizzlies and Hornets played 48 minutes of incredibly mediocre basketball, but that all changed when Charlotte's Gerald Henderson converted a ridiculous tip-in at the regulation buzzer, and the two teams..." December 13

  • Memphis Grizzlies Outlast Dallas Mavericks 114-105

    Grizzly Bear Blues "The Grizzlies came out on top against one of the highest-scoring offenses in the NBA in a shootout in which both teams shot over 45 percent from three. Memphis overcame some hot shooting from the Dallas Mavericks behind a commanding 36-17 third quarter, and the Grizzlies earned one of their..." December 10

  • Grizzlies Leuer spearheads the deathblow to Miami, 103-87

    Grizzly Bear Blues "Grizzlies secure a nice bounce-back win after dropping their previous two games. Oh my Leuer'd! The Memphis Grizzlies slowly crept into a dominating performance over the Miami Heat on Sunday evening. The Heat found a comfortable groove in the paint early on, but eventually they would succumb..." December 08

  • Add Memphis' Koufos to Cavs' wish list

    ESPN.com "The Cleveland Cavaliers are widening their scope in search of the rim protector that, even amid their best basketball of this young season, everyone knows they badly need. Far more worrisome to the Cavs than their uneven 11-7 start is the lack of a proven presence at the rim to help stiffen..." December 08

  • Cavs Interested In Tayshaun Prince

    Hoops Rumors "The Cavs have interest in Tayshaun Prince, reports Brian Windhorst of ESPN.com, who shared the information this morning in an appearance on ESPN Cleveland radio, as the station passes along via Twitter (hat tip to Dave McMenamin of ESPN.com). Windhorst expects the Cavs will use their trade..." December 06

  • Knicks likely to whiff on Marc Gasol — is Okafor new hope?

    New York Post "The Knicks are closer to landing Duke center Jahlil Okafor in the draft than they are to landing Memphis center Marc Gasol in free agency, according to an NBA source. As the Knicks plummet to the bottom of the league, a source told The Post the club doesn’t believe its chances are too good of..." December 06

  • Rockets rout Grizzlies at home to even season series with division rivals

    Houston Chronicle "For two days, the Rockets spoke about the apparent mismatch that awaited them. They were in no way exaggerating. They talked about the Grizzlies’ combination of Marc Gasol and Zach Randolph as if they were narrating a highlight video. Rockets coach Kevin McHale said it would be an improvement..." December 04

  • 53d
    Rob Fischer @thefishnation

    Assessing knee injury, Marc Gasol, "I don't know what it is. I'm not an MRI machine and we don't have one here. We'll find out tomorrow."

  • 53d
    Ronald Tillery @CAGrizBeat

    Marc Gasol has a right knee bone bruise. He will be listed as questionable for game Friday vs. San Antonio Spurs

  • No late drama as Grizzlies pull away from Kings

    Fox Sports Tennessee "It was hard to not draw parallels to Nov. 13 in Memphis when the Grizzlies went up 21 points, only to see that deficit dwindle to 79-76 when Ben McLemore hit a free throw with 6:26 to play. But while that night saw Grizzlies come back to win 111-110 on a Courtney Lee game winner the Kings..." December 01

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