Now that the dust has settled from the NBA trade deadline, all the physicals and paperwork are done - the Memphis Grizzlies are able to practice. This the first time they are practicing with their full squad going forward.
As if Memphis NBA fans couldn’t be any more giddy about the neat generation fo the Grizzlies, the team continues to surprise the national pundits. The team is solidly in a playoff spot despite being in a rebuilding mode.
On a night when Memphis Grizzlies point guard Ja Morant is named NBA Western Conference Rookie of the Month for December, the team celebrates with a game on the west coast at Sacramento Wednesday night.
Multiple reports say the eight-time former All-Star and Slam Dunk Champion will sign a non-guaranteed deal with the Los Angeles Lakers, once he clears waivers after a buyout deal is completed with the Griz.
After cruising through most of its competition so far in Summer League Play, both in Salt Lake City and Las Vegas, the Memphis Grizzlies took a knockout blow from the Boston Celtics in a battle of unbeatens to end pool play in Sin City.
While most of us were sleeping Sunday night, the Memphis Grizzlies brain trust were at it again on the NBA free agent market with a couple of late night moves signaling the franchise is in full rebuild mode.