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Jerryd Bayless made the most Mike Conley's DNP (ankle sprain). In 41 minutes, Bayless scored 21 points (8-15 FG, 4-4 FT) with a three, five rebounds, nine assists and a block.
Bayless has played well since the Grizzlies traded away Wayne Ellington and Josh Selby. In his last two game, he's played more than 30 minutes.
January 27: 14 points (6-12 FG, 2-2 FT), two rebounds, five assists and three steals.
January 25: 11 points (5-8 FG, 1-1 FT), seven rebounds, eight assists and a steal.
He posted those lines with Conley in the lineup. He should be productive even off the bench given the Grizzlies' limited options.
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Chris Johnson's 10-day contract with the Grizzlies expires on Friday.
Apropos of nothing, here’s an old picture of Bob Marley and what appears to be our old friend Gilbert Arenas (via @tasmelas). Uncanny.
The Memphis Grizzlies and Toronto Raptors are actively discussing a trade involving forward Rudy Gay, according to an ESPN.com report. No framework has been established, however, and the Grizzlies maintain that they feel no pressure to deal Gay or another high-salaried player before the Feb. 21 trade deadline. "We really like our team," Grizzlies CEO Jason Levien told...
BACK IN THE FOLD?
With Rajon Rondo out for the season, Boston reportedly is considering bringing back former Celtics player Delonte West to help fill the void.
Monday, my boy Josh retweeted this: .@alleniverson and Delonte West (@charleeredz13) might be teammates soon: cmplx.it/XGo4mD — Complex(@ComplexMag) January 28, 2013 Yes, apparently the Texas Legends, the NBA Developmental League affiliate of the Dallas Mavericks, are interested in signing Allen Iverson to join a roster that already includes former NBAers Delonte West, Rashad...
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...
PHILADELPHIA -- Memphis Grizzlies forward Rudy Gay remains the subject of trade rumors. He also remains unbothered. "Right now I'm a Grizzly," he said, "and I'm going to play like I'm a Grizzly." His follow shot with 13.9 seconds left Monday night put Memphis ahead to stay, and the Grizzlies went on to beat the Philadelphia 76ers 103-100. Gay...
Marc Gasol scored a season-high 27 points and Rudy Gay had 26 to lead the Memphis Grizzlies to a 103-100 win over the Philadelphia 76ers on Monday night.
Jerryd Bayless scored a season-high 21 points to help the Grizzlies win without point guard Mike Conley. Conley sat out with a sprained left ankle suffered in Sunday's loss to New Orleans.
The Grizzlies rallied from 17 down...
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...
The Grizzlies has sought to acquire Terrence Ross in a Rudy Gay deal, but the Raptors have ruled him untouchable.
The Raptors have made Jose Calderon and Ed Davis as the core of a trade offer for Rudy Gay.