Grizzlies Party on the Block in Cordova

Training Camps open in less than a week, so it's time for the Memphis Grizzlies to get in their last Party licks before the grind that is the NBA Season begins..

For players like Javaris Crittenton, that means partying hearty with the fans at the Latest Grizzlies Block Party at Burt Ferguson Park in Cordova.

Fans lined up to shake hands and take pictures with the Second Year Point Guard from Georgia Tech...

He'll be battling Mike Conley and Kyle Lowry for playing time this season..

With 8-players under the age of 25, the Grizzlies will be one of Youngest teams in the League..

They hope their fans will have patience with them.

Crittenton says:

"I'm just having fun interacting with our fans. They're what its all about. We can be good, we just need to put in the work."

Grizzlies Fan D.J. Clark shot Hoops with Crittenton

"I was playing Jarvaris and I lost by 1 point."

Fan Darryl Taylor says:

"I think they'll be much improved. I can't wait to see them play."

The Grizzlies have one more Block Party set form Thursday at Cox Park in Germantown.

Media Day is Monday with Training and Two a Day practices beginning next Tuesday at FedExForum.