Grizzlies trade with the Jazz to take the Spaniard with the final pick of the first round The Grizzlies weren’t done with the first round after selecting Zaire Williams 10th overall, as they made a trade with the Utah Jazz to make a pick at 30th overall for the second year in a row.
The Memphis Grizzlies’ recent trade has an eye on the future, and this draft highlights the many directions they could take. We already knew that coming into the offseason that the Memphis Grizzlies could be offseason movers and shakers.
No longer the Grizzlies’ range, but there are trendy names that could be the pick at 10. This was going to be the range for the Memphis Grizzlies. It would be fun to imagine any of these players in Beale Street Blue, but the Grizzlies are going home run swinging at a higher pick.
While the Grizzlies need to place a preference on scoring upside, they should also value draft targets that can contribute in multiple ways. The Memphis Grizzlies continue to be among the most intriguing teams to watch this week when it comes to the 2021 NBA Draft.
...but so did the Pelicans Life is oftentimes far more complicated than having one winner and one loser. That is one of the many reasons so many love sports - unless you’re one of the silly games that willingly ends in ties (looking at YOU, Soccer) there is almost always a set conqueror and a set defeated.
The move also nets the Grizzlies picks 10, 40, and a protected 2022 first. The Memphis Grizzlies have decided they will take the reigns and kick off the always exciting NBA offseason with a blockbuster move.
The Grizzlies and Pelicans are finalizing a trade that will involve several players and draft picks, including big men Jonas Valanciunas and Steven Adams, as well as guard Eric Bledsoe and both team's first-round picks.
It’s not that hard...really. Welcome to 2021 NBA Draft Week! The rumors! The speculation! The questions! The Woj notifications of Twitter! The energy flows through social media and in to all outlets that cover the National Basketball Association.
The Grizzlies certainly have their preferences when it comes to NBA Draft prospects. What players in the 2021 Draft fit that mold? Without a doubt, the Memphis Grizzlies are easy to identify as one of the more intriguing young teams in the NBA.
Who is next up? We’re entering the part of the board where it’s super far out of the Memphis Grizzlies’ region. A lot of these prospects are good players that are probably reaches at 17, but are too high to be in the 51 range.
Ja Morant sent a cryptic message on Twitter, and fans can't figure out what he meant by that or who should get the message. The Memphis Grizzlies star always speaks his mind, and he's not changing that. In recent hours, he tweeted a curious message hard to understand for fans.
Tampa Bay Buccaneers running back Leonard Fournette is trying to get ready for training camp, and he's working out with an NBA star to do so. Fournette shared a video to Twitter Saturday of him and Memphis Grizzlies point guard Ja Morant running on treadmills. It's unclear if they'll be working out together again or if this was a one-time thing.
On the heels of their upset win over the Warriors, the Grizzlies took it to this season’s leading team, the Utah Jazz, in Salt Lake City. Winning the first contest of their seven-game set 112-109, they made an impression.