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Grizzly Bear Blues Aug 16, 2019
Breaking down the Grizzlies 2019-2020 schedule

Breaking down the Grizzlies 2019-2020 schedule

Photo by Sean Berry/NBAE via The Grizzlies regular season schedule has been released! Here’s a month-by-month breakdown of what to watch for this coming season. On Monday, the NBA released the 2019-2020 regular season schedule. This announcement was good timing on the part of the league because there has been the need for some NBA news since the end of the crazy free agency period. The lull has been nice, but it has been just long enough to have that craving for a new season. The Memphis Grizzlies will come in to this season with a clean slate. NBA Champion Marc Gasol and Mike Conley...
Grizzly Bear Blues Aug 16, 2019
Creating certainty with Bruno Caboclo

Creating certainty with Bruno Caboclo

Nelson Chenault-USA TODAY Sports Bruno Caboclo has a golden opportunity to work his way into the Grizzlies long term plans. The term ‘breakout’ is a popular word people use for players who unexpectedly become significant contributors on their team, but there are different levels that this term can pertain to. In some cases, you have a perceived role player transforming into a star, such as Victor Oladipo or Donovan Mitchell. For the Memphis Grizzlies and their fans, the hope is that Ja Morant, Jaren Jackson Jr., and Brandon Clarke could have that type of breakout season over the...
Grizzly Bear Blues Aug 16, 2019
Scouting the Enemy: Orlando Magic

Scouting the Enemy: Orlando Magic

Jonathan Dyer-USA TODAY Sports Can the Magic keep up with all the moves in the Eastern Conference? Over the next several weeks, we’re going to be “scouting the enemy,” as we’ll be covering the outlook for the 29 other teams in the league ahead of the 2019-2020 season. Orlando Magic Former Grizzlies: none Offseason Review: The Orlando Magic made the playoffs for the first time since the Dwight Howard trade. Even though they lost to the Raptors in five games in the first round, the taste of the playoffs was enough to satisfy the fanbase. Well, instead of just enjoying a drink of...
Grizzly Bear Blues Aug 15, 2019
An iconic Morant moment is coming

An iconic Morant moment is coming

Photo by Joe Murphy/NBAE via It’s going to be too sweet. It’s crazy how a jersey could have so much value. Different jerseys usually hold some sort of significance for me. My Kevin Garnett Timberwolves and Shane Battier old school Grizzlies jersey hold sentimental value, as those were the first jerseys my dad ever gave me. From a historical standpoint, I’ve always loved the rookie jerseys I received for Christmas — LeBron James, Kevin Durant Sonics, Greg Oden Trail Blazers, and Emeka Okafor Bobcats. There are some that I value for style purposes, both Grizzlies and non-Grizzlies...
Grizzly Bear Blues Aug 14, 2019
Core 4, Fastbreak Breakfast Crossover

Core 4, Fastbreak Breakfast Crossover

Photo by David Dow/NBAE via We talk about the new threads and the shooting guard position with Keith Parish of Fastbreak Breakfast. This week, we have a very special edition of the “Core 4” podcast, as Keith Parish of Fastbreak Breakfast joins me to talk about the Memphis Grizzlies’ retro uniform unveiling and the players around Jaren Jackson Jr. and Ja Morant — primarily at the shooting guard position. Keith and I talk about: The Vancouver Grizzlies jerseys, OG Memphis Grizzlies, and the retro court Keith’s thoughts on the starting shooting guard position — Dillon Brooks...