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Grizzly Bear Blues May 1, 2020
The “Last Dance” of Grit and Grind

The “Last Dance” of Grit and Grind

Photo by Joe Murphy/NBAE via The 2016-17 season was the final year that Zach Randolph and Tony Allen suited up as Grizzlies, effectively ending the greatest era of Grizzlies basketball. But how did their “last dance” come to fruition? Contrary to Jerry Krause’s Machiavellian manipulations to prematurely end the 90s Bulls dynasty, no one was under the impression that the 2016-17 season would be the proverbial “last dance” for the Core Four of Zach Randolph, Tony Allen, Marc Gasol and Mike Conley in Memphis. In fact, general manager Chris Wallace and the rest of the Grizzlies’...
Grizzly Bear Blues May 1, 2020
GBB Podcast Network Week in Review: Paying off debts

GBB Podcast Network Week in Review: Paying off debts

Photo by Joe Murphy/NBAE via Well, there was both sides to paying off bad debts. Bad debts have to be paid off at some point, right? For the Memphis Grizzlies, we have experienced two sides of it. The Jeff Green trade is a move the Grizzlies are paying for today. Luckily, it’ll likely transpire into a pick between 12 and 17, depending on what the NBA does about the rest of the season for non-playoff teams. So, they dodged a bullet and avoid the possibility of Jalen Green or Cade Cunningham becoming a Boston Celtic. Meanwhile, a shrewd trade for a 35-year old Otis Thorpe — for half a...