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Mayo Stars for Grizzlies in Summer League Debut

NBA fans looking for hope with the Memphis Grizzlies franchise got a big boost on Draft night with the Trade for USC star Freshman O.J. Mayo...

Mayo doesn't disappoint in his Debut in the Las Vegas Summer Pro League Friday Night..

Grizzlies vs the New Orleans Hornets out in the Desert...

Mayo starts out hot and gets Hotter in the First Half...as the Grizz Rookies and Free Agents take the sting out of the Hornets early, jumping out to an 11-to-1 lead..

Mayo with 12-points in the First Half...

He winds up with 15 on 5 of 10 shooting, to go along with 5 assists and 8-turnovers.

Darrell Arthurs' state line, tops on the team with 18-points and 3-boards..

Second Year Point Guard Mike Conley steady out front, chipping in 14-points, to go along with 6-assists.

The Grizz beat the Hornets,

Final 88-to-75..

After the Game, Mayo had these thoughts on his professional Summer League debut.

  "I really just want to improve on my defense and get my teammates involved. I enjoy working with Mike.. I think we do pretty well together,,

  The main thing though is i want to win..  I just want to win."

Free Agent P.J. Tucker of Texas fills up the stat sheet 17 points, 8-boards, 4-steals and 3-assists.

The Grizzlies next Summer League Game is Saturday against the Bucks.

  They play the L.A. Lakers Sunday night.

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