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ESPN The Magazine is releasing a ‘franchise issue,’ ranking sports franchises from 1 to 122. An NBA team has made the top and bottom of the list with the Memphis Grizzlies being ranked best franchise in sports and the worst honor going to the Sacramento Kings.
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Memphis Grizzlies’ big man Marc Gasol is continuing to handle outlet passes with the best of them, even during the FIBA EuroBasket tournament which he is currently participating in. Check out this assist that he had to a streaking Sergio Llull, which is as good as it gets. It definitely looked like he heaved it up recklessly, but the result proves that wrong. The only man better...
Gilbert Arenas may have a tryout for the Los Angeles Clippers next month Could good ol’ Gilbert Arenas be on his way back to the NBA? Agent Zero has been looking good in summer workouts for the Los Angeles Clippers, which could lead to an invite to the Clippers’ training camp next month, according to HOOPSWORLD‘s Adam Kennedy. I’m hearing that Gilbert Arenas has looked...
The always colorful Gilbert Arenas is looking to make a return to the association. Arenas took last year off after playing just 17 games with Memphis during the 2011-2012 campaign.
Arenas apparently has been looking great in his individual workouts and some team in L.A. might invite “agent zero” to camp, according to Alex Kennedy of HOOPSWORLD.
I'm hearing that Gilbert Arenas...
The Memphis Grizzlies will bring Tony Gaffney into training camp for a shot to make the roster.
The Grizzlies have 13 guaranteed contracts.
Gaffney has already signed this season with Telekom Baskets Bonn in Germany, but he was able to exercise an opt-out clause.
Gaffney played in summer league this offseason.
The Memphis Grizzlies acquired Kosta Koufos in a trade from the Denver Nuggets, and the Grizzlies had coveted the center for over the past year.
Marc Gasol has played major minutes in the last two seasons and Koufos is expected to be the backup.
There may also be times when Koufos and Gasol play together in the Grizzlies' frontcourt.
There was a time when the Grizzlies were the sorriest franchise in all of sports.
Garish green jerseys. Bryant "Big Country" Reeves. An ignomious Playoff losing streak (three straight years getting swept out of the first round). The Allen Iverson disaster.
Those days are long behind this franchise. Now, they might very well be the envy of the sports world after...
Every year, the fine folks over at ESPN the Magazine put together a list of the best and worst franchises in professional American sports.
This year, two different NBA teams took home the rankings of the best and the worst franchise in sports and thanks to this tweet from the ESPN the Mag Twitter feed, we know those teams:
The @MemGrizz are the best, Sacramento Kings are the worst...
The Memphis Grizzlies have been ranked the top American sports franchise by ESPN the Magazine. The worst? The Sacramento Kings.
Earlier today, Spain defeated Serbia in the quarterfinal round of the 2013 Eurobasket tournament and Memphis Grizzlies center Marc Gasol had a pretty nice full-court assist during the game.
Watch as Gasol drops a pass to Sergio Lull from the other end of the court:
Spain won the EuroBasket Quarterfinals game against Slovenia in a 90-68 rout but that’s not the reason you’re here.
Check out this amazing pass from Marc Gasol:
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