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Penny Hardaway on Tigers' loss at Tulsa

Penny Hardaway on Tigers' loss at Tulsa

Memphis basketball coach Penny Hardaway discusses the team's loss at Tulsa on Sunday.        
Grizzly Bear Blues 8 hours ago
GBB Mailbag: Ja’s Ceiling/Will Memphis be dealing?

GBB Mailbag: Ja’s Ceiling/Will Memphis be dealing?

Photo by Justin Ford/ How good can Morant become? The Memphis Grizzlies are above .500 after defeating a clear playoff favorite in the Western Conference on national television while not getting any contributions from two of their best five or so players. What a time to be alive. Not too long ago, when the team’s young superstar Ja Morant went down with a grade 2 ankle sprain, there were some clamoring for a tank job if Ja were to be out for an extended period. Dreams of Jalen Suggs and Cade Cunningham were running through the heads of members of Grizz Nation. Those...
Grizzly Bear Blues 8 hours ago
Report Card: Memphis Grizzlies move above .500 with win over Phoenix

Report Card: Memphis Grizzlies move above .500 with win over Phoenix

Photo by Joe Murphy/NBAE via The Memphis Grizzlies are now 7-6, after a win against Chris Paul, Phoenix Suns The Memphis Grizzlies hosted the Phoenix Suns for the annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day game yesterday afternoon, and though it wasn’t the same having this moment with in a pre-pandemic world, the organization did a sensational job hosting virtual events and making the day feel special. And on the court, the Grizzlies put on a show on a national stage. The Grizzlies and Suns matchup was always going to be fun, but would the circumstances allow it? This was...
Ja Morant on Grizzlies winning five consecutive games after beating Phoenix Suns

Ja Morant on Grizzlies winning five consecutive games after beating Phoenix Suns

Ja Morant on Xavier Tillman's first start, the Grizzlies' resilience and why tanking isn't an option with this team        
Ja Morant, Grizzlies make nationally televised statement on MLK Day: Forget the tanking talk | Giannotto

Ja Morant, Grizzlies make nationally televised statement on MLK Day: Forget the tanking talk | Giannotto

The Grizzlies are winning games at a pace few expected again, and the rest of the NBA is taking notice after their MLK Day win over Phoenix.        
Grizzly Bear Blues 21 hours ago
Quick Recap: Grizzlies outshine the Suns on MLK Day

Quick Recap: Grizzlies outshine the Suns on MLK Day

Photo by Joe Murphy/NBAE via Best win of the season The Grizzlies MLK Day matchup against the Suns was almost over before it even started. A little less than 24-hours prior to tipoff, ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski reported that the Philadelphia 76ers Sunday night matchup against the Oklahoma City Thunder was postponed due to the Sixers Saturday night game against the Grizzlies. Shortly after, the Grizzlies revealed Jonas Valanciunas was out for tonight’s game due to Health and Safety Protocols. There were plenty of conversations between the NBA, Grizzlies and Suns...
Live Updates | Grizzlies host Phoenix Suns in MLK Day matchup

Live Updates | Grizzlies host Phoenix Suns in MLK Day matchup

The Grizzlies will put their four-game winning streak on the line against the Suns and All-Star guards Chris Paul and Devin Booker.        

Memphis Tigers basketball fans will be allowed back in the stands for Wichita State game

Fans with season tickets or ticket packages can use their existing tickets for upcoming games, the University of Memphis said.       
Memphis WR Tahj Washington named Freshman All-American

Memphis WR Tahj Washington named Freshman All-American

Tahj Washington was named to the Football Writers Association of American's Freshman All-American Team        
Grizzly Bear Blues Jan 18, 2021
Memphis Grizzlies vs Phoenix Suns: MLK Day Game Preview

Memphis Grizzlies vs Phoenix Suns: MLK Day Game Preview

Photo by Barry Gossage/NBAE via *if it happens WHO: Memphis Grizzlies (6-6, 2-5 home) vs. Phoenix Suns (7-4, 2-2 away ) WHEN: 4:00 PM CT WHERE: FedexForum in Memphis, Tennessee HOW TO WATCH/LISTEN: TNT/ Fox Sports Southeast/NBA League Pass/92.9 FM ESPN Memphis INJURY REPORT: MEMPHIS: Jonas Valanciunas (Out, health and safety protocol), Jaren Jackson Jr. (Out, knee), Jontay Porter (Out, knee), Justise Winslow (Out, hip) PHOENIX: Dario Saric (health and safety), Damian Jones (health and safety), Cameron Payne (right ankle sprain), Jalen Smith (health and...
Grizzly Bear Blues Jan 18, 2021
Learning to love Grayson Allen

Learning to love Grayson Allen

Photo by David Liam Kyle/NBAE via Don’t hate. Try to appreciate. We all have our seemingly unexplainable favorites. You, me, and everyone that has ever walked this mortal coil - one aspect of humanity we all share is liking things that it seems many others are not as supporting of. Perhaps you are one of those strange folks that believes that 98 Degrees was the superior late-90’s boy band. Maybe your favorite character on Parks and Recreation was Garry, or Jerry, Gergich. Do you like licorice candy? Prefer Doctor Strange over every other possible character in the...
University of Memphis Jan 18, 2021

Dandridge earns AAC weekly honors

Memphis Tigers sophomore center Malcolm Dandridge has been named to the American Athletic Conference Weekly Honor Roll after his double-double yesterday at Tulsa.
For Grizzlies, playing on MLK Day holds greater weight with rise of athlete activism

For Grizzlies, playing on MLK Day holds greater weight with rise of athlete activism

2020 saw athletes raise their voice in bolder ways and the Memphis Grizzlies knows it adds significance playing on the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday        
University of Memphis Jan 18, 2021

Memphis WR Tahj Washington named to FWAA Freshman All-America Team

MEMPHIS – Memphis redshirt freshman wide receiver Tahj Washington has been selected to the Football Writers' Association of America Freshman All-America Team.
In Memphis, the Grizzlies' MLK Day celebration is so much more than a basketball game | Giannotto

In Memphis, the Grizzlies' MLK Day celebration is so much more than a basketball game | Giannotto

Why is the Grizzlies' annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day celebration so important? Two single Memphis mothers and the words of King himself explain        

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