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Jarvis Greer

No Ellis vs Grizzlies in Memphis This Season

One of the Top Young players in the NBA won't be coming to Memphis when the NBA tips off its' new season in the Fall.

Golden State Warriors guard Mont'a Ellis will miss at least 3-months after severely spraining his ankle during an off-season workout.

He's expected to miss ALL of training camp, the pre-season schedule-which includes a trip to China-AS WELL AS the First Month of the Season.

The Warriors play the Grizzlies November 3rd at FedExForum, their only trip to the Bluff City.

Memphis plays them 2-more times, both on the road November 7th and March 30th.

Ellis, who won the NBA's most improved player award last season after averaging more than 20-points and 5-rebounds a game, just signed 6-year contract worth $66-Million

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