Time to bounce the basketball.
The Memphis Grizzlies open the NBA pre-season Monday night at FedExForum.
The Grizzlies held an open scrimmage for the fans Saturday night at FedExForum.
Center Marc Gasol looked good coming off foot surgery that ended his season prematurely last spring.
"I know it's only pre-season, but, to me personally, these games just being out here with the guys in front of people, in this arena, it means the world to me," Gasol said.
Point guard Mike Conley was also reporting no problems after a sore achilles limited his time last year.
The Grizzlies host the Orlando Magic in their first pre-season game Monday Night 7 p.m. at FedExForum.
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