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PHILADELPHIA -- Rudy Gay put Memphis ahead to stay on a follow shot with 13.9 seconds left Monday night and the Grizzlies went on to beat Philadelphia 76ers 103-100. Gay, who finished with 26 points, rebounded a miss by teammate Jerryd Bayless in traffic and scored from point-blank range as the Grizzlies (29-15) won for the third time in four games. Marc Gasol led Memphis with a season-high 27 points and Bayless, filling in for injured Mike Conley (ankle) at point guard, had a season-high 21. Evan Turner scored a season-high 27 points and Thaddeus Young added 23 for the Sixers (17-26), who after assuming a 100-97 lead with 3:04 left did not score again. Jrue Holiday chipped in 18 points and 10 assists for Philadelphia, which was seeking to win consecutive games for the first time since late November. The Sixers, trailing 90-85 early in the fourth quarter, outscored Memphis 15-7 over the next 6:25 to claim that 100-97 lead on Holiday's jumper. But a tip-in with 59 sec...
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In a deal that I honestly thought would never happen after the Grizzlies front office managed to get under the luxury tax threshold by dealing Marreese Speights, Rudy Gay has been traded.The Raptors will send out Jose Calderon and Ed Davis for Gay and Hamed Haddadi.The Pistons will acquire Calderon, with the Grizzlies receiving Tayshaun Prince and Austin Daye.The Grizzlies...
Despite Gay's and the Grizzlies' success this year, his massive contract has his team wringing him out in trade rumors
It is that time of the year when trade rumors fly around the NBA like crazy, with most of them causing more strife and confusion in fans than they cause in actual roster changes.
The latest star to be rumored to be on the move is none other...
Rudy Gay’s name has been floating around in trade rumors the past couple of weeks and finally the triggered has been pulled in our first major pre-trade deadline deal. Gay heads from the Memphis Grizzlies to the Toronto Raptors in a three-team trade that also includes the Detroit Pistons. Here is my trade breakdown.
Toronto Raptors get: SF-Rudy Gay, C-Hamed Haddadi
Rudy Gay is on his way to Toronto in the latest and most dramatic move in the Memphis Grizzlies makeover, a person with knowledge of the situation told The Associated Press.
The Grizzlies agreed to trade their star swingman to the Raptors on Wednesday, parting with the leading scorer on a team that has aspirations of making a run in the powerful Western Conference. The person spoke...
The Memphis Grizzlies continue to field calls from teams interested in Rudy Gay and are engaged in active trade discussions with the Toronto Raptors, sources with knowledge of the talks told ESPN.com.
New Grizzlies CEO Jason Levien told local reporters late last week that “we really like our team” and that it is “more likely than not that we do nothing” in terms of breaking...
Grizzlies leading scorer Rudy Gay is reportedly bound for the Great White North.
ESPN.com’s Marc Stein reports that Memphis has agreed in principle to ship Gay to the Raptors in what is being described as potential three-team deal.
Stein quotes sources saying that the Grizzlies will acquire forward Ed Davis and guard Jose Calderon from Toronto, but that Calderon will likely be...
The rumor shave been swirling for a while, but the Memphis Grizzlies have finally found and agreed to a trade to send Rudy Gay to the Toronto Raptors.
The Raptors will acquire Gay while giving up Jose Calderon and Ed Davis. Details are not all out on the table just yet, but it is expected that the Detroit Pistons will serve as the third team to take on Jose Calderon.
The Memphis Grizzlies are nearing completion on a trade to send forward Rudy Gay to the Toronto Raptors, league sources told Yahoo! Sports.
The teams are expected to present proposals to their respective owners on Wednesday. It is unclear whether the Grizzlies have found a third team to join the trade or will absorb the $10.5 million expiring contract of Jose Calderon themselves...
Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports reports the Grizzlies and Raptors are closing in on a deal that would send Rudy Gay from Memphis to Toronto. The big hang up in the deal is finding a third team willing to take on Jose Calderon's expiring contract.
It would seem this is a perfect place for the Magic to step in and use that $12 million trade exception they have handy. However...
The Memphis Grizzlies have agreed to trade leading scorer, Rudy Gay to the Toronto Raptors, along with Hamed Haddadi, for Ed Davis, Jose Calderon and a second round pick. The Grizzlies are shipping Calderon immediately to Detroit, for Tayshaun Prince and Austin Daye. Here are the grades from this massive three-team trade.
Add: Ed Davis, Tayshaun Prince, Austin Daye...
Kyle Lowry is on the Boston Celtics' growing wishlist of players to trade for before the February 21 trade deadline. The Toronto Raptors point guard's name was floated within a few hours of Rajon Rondo's season ending to an ACL tear.
ESPN's Marc Stein reported that the Celtics are more likely to chase Lowry than Rudy Gay. The question remains whether the Celts...
The Raptors would send out both Jose Calderon and Ed Davis to acquire Rudy Gay.
According to Marc Stein, ESPN:
ESPN sources say Grizzlies and Raps have deal in place to swap Rudy Gay and Hamed Haddadi for Ed Davis and Jose Calderon.
Sources say deal will morph to include third team to take Calderon, with Detroit at the front of the line to land the Spaniard after chasing him all season. Third team not yet in stone but Pistons have had interest in Calderon all...
The Memphis Grizzlies have agreed to send small forward Rudy Gay and center Hamed Haddadi to the Toronto Raptors in exchange for point guard Jose Calderon and forward Ed Davis, according to a person with knowledge of the deal.
Calderon will be sent to Detroit in the deal in exchange for veteran small forward Tayshaun Prince, fourth-year forward Austin Daye and a second-round pick...