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Dooling spent two full seasons with the Nets, playing in 130 games and averaging around 8.5 points per game while in a mainly back-up role with the team
A little pregame news as one-time Net, point guard Keyon Dooling, has been signed for the rest of the season by the Memphis Grizzlies, and is also eligible for the playoffs. Dooling was acquired by the Nets from the Orlando Magic in the summer of 2008 and spent the 2008-09 and 2009-10 seasons in New Jersey, backing up Devin Harris effectively. The former Missouri Tiger looks to serve a pretty important role for Memphis in being the #2 point guard for the Grizzlies after starter Mike Conley Jr.
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The Memphis Grizzlies have signed free agent Keyon Dooling, luring the veteran guard out of retirement to add more depth for the postseason.
The Grizzlies announced the deal Wednesday.
Dooling, 32, announced his retirement Sept. 20 after signing with the Boston Celtics on July 31. He has started 86 of his 721 games with the Clippers, Heat, Magic, Nets, Bucks and Celtics. He averages...
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History tells Hollins so.
"The players may think about it but I just want us to play well," he said. "We had some court last year and we lost the series. We've been in series where...
"I'm bleeding blue right now, so I haven't thought past the Grizzlies," Tony Allen said.
Mike Conley scored 20 points and the Memphis Grizzlies set a franchise record for wins in a season with a 94-76 victory over the Portland Trail Blazers on Wednesday night.
With four straight wins, Memphis improved to 51-24, surpassing its 50-win season in 2003-04. The Grizzlies have already clinched a spot in the playoffs and are jockeying for home-court advantage in the first round...