Found December 31, 2012 on
Pro Sports Daily:
The Memphis Grizzlies announced Monday that they recalled guard Tony Wroten from the NBA Development League's Reno Bighorns. Wroten averaged 14.5 points, 5.0 assists and 2.0 rebounds on 54. 5 percent shooting in 29.5 minutes in two games for Reno since being reassigned Dec. 26. For the season, he averaged 13.6 points, 3.8 assists and 2.8 rebounds on 41.1 percent shooting in 24.5 minutes in eight games for Reno. Wroten joins the Grizzlies on Monday against the Indiana Pacers.
BEST OF MAXIM
AROUND THE WEB
It’s not every day that Hamed Haddadi makes news. In fact, he’s only played in 5 games so far this season on a deep Memphis Grizzlies team.
That being said, he did make a nice highlight here, where he dunked on Denver’s Kenneth Faried. You can watch the video here:
Not every day that we get to talk about Hamed Haddadi, but I’m glad that we have the opportunity today. That...
Memphis Grizzlies swingman Quincy Pondexter will be sidelined indefinitely with a sprained medial collateral ligament in his knee. Pondexter is averaging just 6.7 points per game, but he provides an outside threat, hitting 42.3 percent of his three-point shots. He had to be carried off the court on Sunday after twisting his knee, and there is no timetable for his return. The...
Grizzlies reserve swingman Quincy Pondexter will be out indefinitely with a grade II sprain of the medial collateral ligament in his left knee, team doctors determined Sunday morning.
The diagnosis came after Pondexter underwent magnetic resonance imaging (MRI).
Pondexter’s absence means the Griz lose their most versatile guard/forward off the bench.
via Commercial Appeal
From the Memphis Commercial Appeal: There was Haddadi, helping Quincy Pondexter off the floor after the guard suffered an MCL sprain with three seconds left in the third quarter. And he wasn’t just helping him — he was carrying him. And then, a few moments later, the Forum got as loud as I’ve ever heard it when Haddadi, inserted into the lineup to start the fourth quarter...
If the Memphis Grizzlies and Indiana Pacers live up to their reputations, points may be hard to come by Monday when the NBA's top two defensive teams meet in Indianapolis.
Memphis (19-8) ranks first in the league allowing an average of 90.1 points and improved to 12-2 when holding opponents below 43.0 percent shooting after beating Denver 81-72 on Saturday.
The Grizzlies, who...