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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.
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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...
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...
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.
The Memphis Grizzlies have a strong frontcourt and stout defense, though their offensive efficiency needs to elevate for them to become a true title contender.
“I think an awful lot will look the same, there will be a tremendous emphasis on the defensive end,” Chris Wallace said. “If we can get the offense to rise up to the statistical rankings in the league, the way we have...
According to ProBasketballTalk, former NBA player Sasha Vujacic is still looking for a job in the NBA. There was a point during this past summer when the Los Angeles Lakers were [...]
At the time in 2008, the Los Angeles Lakers landed power forward Pau Gasol from the Memphis Grizzlies for a whole lot of nothing. Okay, maybe nothing is stretching the [...]
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...
Italy defeated Spain 86-81 in overtime in EuroBasket 2013 play on Monday.
Both teams have advanced to the next round.
Italy was led by Alessandro Gentile's 25 points and seven rebounds. Marco Belinelli had 16 points and eight rebounds.
Marc Gasol finished with 32 points and 10 rebounds, while Sergio Rodriguez had 18 points and six assists.