So after Mike Miller’s five years away from the Grizzlies what exactly brought him back to Memphis for a second tour of duty?
Was it the fact the 6-8 forward from the University of Florida never sold his Collierville home when he was traded to Minnesota on draft night in June 2008?
Was it with the prospect of moving his wife and three kids that he wanted a familiar place rather than another new city to learn?
Was it the fact Griz point guard Mike Conley promised to pay for a year’s worth of free golf for Miller?
“The biggest thing for me was a commitment to winning” said Miller who made his signing official late Tuesday morning at a public news conference in the FedExForum’s grand lobby. He agreed to sign with the Griz last Saturday choosing Memphis over Oklahoma City. Terms of the contract were not disclosed. “It’s exciting to be back here.”
Miller 33 played the last three seasons with Miami where he was a key contributor off the bench in the Heat’s back-to-back championships ...