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The Memphis Grizzlies Have Waived Earl Clark

Photo: NBA.com With the 2014-15 NBA regular season less than a week away, teams around the league are starting to make cuts to trim their roster to the 15-player maximum. Unfortunately former Louisville forward Earl Clark was a causality of the roster trimming process. The Memphis Grizzlies announced on Thursday morning that they’ve released Clark along with former Marshall center...
Via The Cardinal Connect
21 hours ago  |  Discuss

Video: Kyrie Irving Puts on a Show Against Memphis

It wasn’t just the number of points that Kyrie Irving scored last night against the Memphis Grizzlies (16 points on 7-11 shooting), but it was HOW he scored those 16 points. Irving drew ‘ooh’s’ and ‘ahh’s’ from the crowd at the FedEx Forum as he scored on an array of crossover moves and drives to the basket. Surprisingly, however, the highlight of the night didn...
Via Cavs Nation
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Game of the Night (10/22): Grizzlies 96, Cavaliers 92

Score Off. Rtg. eFG% O.Reb.% TO% FTR Cleveland 92 96.3 45.7 36.6 16.3 29.3 Memphis 96 102.4 50.7 21.6 12.8 52.8 Kyrie Irving (CLE) — 16 pts.; Dion Waiters (CLE) — 15 pts. Marc Gasol (MEM) — 16 pts., 9 rebs. Game To Watch (10/23): Pacers vs. Hornets — 7 p.m.
Via Crossover Chronicles
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Game of the Night (10/22): Grizzlies 96, Cavaliers 92

Score Off. Rtg. eFG% O.Reb.% TO% FTR Cleveland 92 96.3 45.7 36.6 16.3 29.3 Memphis 96 102.4 50.7 21.6 12.8 52.8 Kyrie Irving (CLE) — 16 pts.; Dion Waiters (CLE) — 15 pts. Marc Gasol (MEM) — 16 pts., 9 rebs. Game To Watch (10/23): Pacers vs. Hornets — 7 p.m.
Via Bloguin Best
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Memphis Grizzlies Preseason Game Recap

Despite a furious rally in the final 90 seconds, the Cleveland Cavaliers closed out the preseason portion of their schedule on the wrong side of a 96-92 road decision against the Memphis Grizzlies on Wednesday night. The Cavaliers held an early two-point lead in the fourth quarter at 71-69, but Memphis put together a 10-1 run to give them the lead for good. Prior to the Cavs final...
Via Cavs Nation
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Lebron Sits, Cavs Lose, Grizzlies Win 96-92

Kyrie Irving gets to the basket for two of his 16 points on the night. It wasn’t enough for the win, though. All photos courtesy of Warren Roseborough. It certainly wasn’t what everyone hoped for. Fans wanted to see Lebron James suit up and play for the Cleveland Cavaliers but he didn’t. ESPN wanted to televise a game featuring the new-look Cavs featuring LBJ, Kyrie Irving...
Via Grit, Grind, GRIZZ!
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Gasol leads Grizzlies past Cavaliers 96-92

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) Marc Gasol scored 16 points and grabbed nine rebounds, Kosta Koufos tallied eight of his 13 points in the fourth quarter, and the Memphis Grizzlies defeated the Cleveland Cavaliers 96-92 Wednesday night. Quincy Pondexter added 15 points for Memphis and Zach Randolph had 11 points. Mike Conley, Nick Calathes and Jon Leuer each finished with 10 points for the Grizzlies...
Via AP on Fox
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Gameday Live: Chat Cavs while you watch the game

Welcome to Cavaliers Gameday Live! Opponent: Memphis Grizzlies TV: FOX Sports Ohio Gametime: 8 p.m. CHAT BURST  
Via Fox Sports Ohio
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Dave Joerger Reveals Memphis Grizzlies Starting Lineup

This morning on the Geoff Calkins Show on 92.9 ESPN, Dave Joerger announced that who will start on the wings alongside Mike Conley, Zach Randolph, and Marc Gasol. Thank God... Well, we finally got an answer from Coach Joerger on who's going to start for the Grizzlies on the wings come opening night: Courtney Lee at Shooting Guard and Tony Allen at Small Forward. While there...
Via Pro Sports Daily
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Joerger: Tony Allen and Courtney Lee Will Start

Starting for the Memphis Grizzlies (at least for now): Tony Allen and Courtney Lee! Photo courtesy of Justin Ford-USA TODAY Sports. Earlier today on ESPN 92.9, Grizzlies Head Coach Dave Joerger announced that he has settled the question of who his wing starters will be. In an interview with The Commercial Appeal’s Geoff Calkins, Joerger picked Courtney Lee to start at shooting...
Via Grit, Grind, GRIZZ!
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Grizzlies set sights high with Marc Gasol healthy

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) Marc Gasol is fully recovered from the sprained left knee that cost him 23 games last season, and the Grizzlies center worked hard this summer to be in even better shape for the final year of his contract. Now the 2012-13 defensive player of the year wants more. ''I feel we can be better, and that's the only thing on my mind to try to be better,&...
Via AP on Fox
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Grizzlies Injury Update: Courtney Lee leaves game with injured left ankle

Memphis Grizzlies shooting guard Courtney Lee injured his left ankle on Monday, however the injury does not appear to be serious. The injury occurred during the first half of the team's preseason contest against the Dallas Mavericks, and caused Lee to sit out the remainder of the game. For now, the injury is being described as a "mild" ankle sprain, however Lee has...
Via Sports Injury Alert
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Memphis Grizzlies Fall To Dallas Mavs, 108-103

Chandler Parsons replaced Vince Carter on the Mavs team. I’m okay with that, especially since Vince gets his No. 15 jersey back on Beale St. Oh how the ball bounces. When last these two teams tangled, they were playing in a round robin of sorts with the Phoenix Suns rounding out the three teams fighting for the last two playoff spots. Had the ball bounced differently, it would...
Via Grit, Grind, GRIZZ!
2 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Vince Carter rejects Dirk Nowitzki at the basket

Former teammates must still keep lines of communication open, right? Well, if that’s the case, then Dirk Nowitzki can be expecting a buzz from former Mavericks’ teammate, Vince Carter, after the HUGE block Carter laid on Dirk during Monday’s preseason action between the Memphis Grizzlies and the Dallas Mavericks, in Dallas. Don’t be fooled by Carter’s athletic decline...
Via Pass The Pill
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Vince Carter stuffs Dirk Nowitzki at the rim (Video / GIF)

Memphis Grizzlies shooting guard Vince Carter blocked a slam dunk attempt by Dallas Mavericks teammate Dirk Nowitzki in the closing moments of the first quarter Monday night's preseason game at the American Airlines Center.Nowitzki got his own rebound after his three-point attempt was blocked and appeared to have an easy dunk, but Carter displayed his hops and stuffed his former...
Via Holdout Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Vince Carter Blocks Dirk Nowitzki at the Rim

Now with the Memphis Grizzlies after he joined them as a free agent this summer. The seemingly forever athletic Vince Carter blocks his former teammate Dirk Nowitzki at the rim. The two veterans then shared a good laugh about the play afterwards because hey, it’s just preseason anyway. The post Vince Carter Blocks Dirk Nowitzki at the Rim appeared first on Hooped Up.
Via Hooped Up
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Memphis Grizzlies season preview: Player projections

So far in this Memphis Grizzlies three-part season preview, we’ve taken a look at the strengths and weaknesses of the Grizzlies’ roster [Memphis Grizzlies season preview: Roster analysis] and how the team could fare in the Southeast Division and the Western Conference this season [Memphis Grizzlies season preview: Team projections]. In this article, we’ll take a look at key...
Via isportsweb.com
3 days ago  |  Discuss

2014-15 NBA Preview: Memphis Grizzlies

We don’t know when a team’s reign is done until it’s done. That’s not a trivial truism, full of cliches and signifying nothing; it’s a conclusion reached after considering cognitive biases and the history of the league. Memphis may have already peaked when they reached the western conference finals and Marc Gasol won Defensive Player of the Year, but the growing rate from...
Via Analytics Game
5 days ago  |  Discuss

A Game of Runs: Grizzlies Stomp Brazil’s Flamengo, 112-72

Mike Conley had a quiet night, going 1-4 but dishing out seven assists. Hey, the shot he made was a 3-pointer anyway. . . They say that basketball is a game of runs, and this one seemed to prove the point. Emphatically. The Rio De Janerio Brazil Flamengo, fresh off a reasonably competitive game against the Orlando Magic, made their first three shots while the Grizzlies misfired early...
Via Grit, Grind, GRIZZ!
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Gasol leads Grizzlies to rout of Flamengo

MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- Marc Gasol scored 15 points and Tony Allen added 14 to lead the Memphis Grizzlies to a 112-72 preseason victory over Brazil's Flamengo on Friday night. The Grizzlies (2-3) also got 13 points from Quincy Pondexter and 12 from Courtney Lee in handing Flamengo the worst loss of its exhibition tour. Marcelinho Machado led Flamengo with 17 points and Marcus Vinicius...
Via AP on Fox
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Gasol leads Grizzlies to 112-72 rout of Flamengo

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) Marc Gasol scored 15 points and Tony Allen added 14 to lead the Memphis Grizzlies to a 112-72 preseason victory over Brazil's Flamengo on Friday night. The Grizzlies (2-3) also got 13 points from Quincy Pondexter and 12 from Courtney Lee in handing Flamengo the worst loss of its exhibition tour. Marcelinho Machado led Flamengo with 17 points and Marcus Vinicius...
Via AP on Fox
6 days ago  |  Discuss

2014/15 Memphis Grizzlies: Rising Sideways

It’s that magical time of year in the NBA, when hope springs eternal and all teams think that the upcoming season will be their best ever. While some teams will surely be rising up, the same amount will be rising down, with the rest floating along treading water (rising sideways). Since we at The Hoops Manifesto are always 100% accurate with our predictions, we’ve taken the...
Via Hoops Manifesto
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Luke Hancock booter shot at the Red Cross

The observer is all strapped down giving blood at the American Red Cross location on Hubbard’s Lane, the hemoglobin flowing from his left arm when the unexpected happens. “Ooooooh, my Lord” shrieks the Red Cross worker in his ear. “What’s wrong?” he asks, looking first at the needle, his arm and then the phlebotomist. But she is looking out the window, proclaiming...
Via Louisville Card Game
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Adams Refutes Rep As Dirty Player, Claim He Baited Randolph Into Playoff Suspension

Zach Randolph insinuated that the Oklahoma City Thunder and Steven Adams baited him into a suspension in last season's first round playoff series. Adams already has a reputation around the league as he enters his second NBA season. Some say he is a dirty player. Randolph was suspended one game for throwing a punch toward Adams in Game 6 of the Thunder's series with the Memphis...
Via RealGM
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Watch: For NBA point guard Jason ‘White Chocolate’ Williams has still got it

Tweet During his NBA career, point guard Jason Williams was one of the more entertaining players the league. Apparently ‘White Chocolate’ still has some game at 38, and has been putting on a show in an Orlando pro-am league. Watch: .embed-container { position: relative; padding-bottom: 56.25%; height: 0; overflow: hidden; max-width: 100%; height: auto; } .embed-container iframe...
Via Los That Sports Blog
10 days ago  |  Discuss
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