Sports figures from around the state of Tennessee have used social media to speak out about the killing of an unarmed black man by a police officer.
by: Kurt Helin — NBC Sports 10h
Memphis Grizzlies big man Jonas Valanciunas says that the NBA's return to play, "kind of like coming back from the summer."
by: Cole McCauley — Clutchpoints 21h
Best remembered as the draft when Greg Oden was drafted before Kevin Durant, the effects of the 2007 NBA Draft are still being felt today. Some teams hit the jackpot with their picks while others missed out on big prospects. Hindsight is 20/20 but...
by: FOX Sports — Fox Sports 30 May
Zion Williamson has been one of the biggest stories of this NBA season, and with a return to play imminent, the NBA apparently wants that story to continue.
by: Evan Barnes, Memphis Commercial Appeal — The Commercial Appeal 30 May
Justise Winslow has worked on his cooking as well as working out on his own in South Florida
by: Joe Mullinax — SB Nation: Grizzly Bear Blues 30 May
In case you forgot.
by: Tyler Simon — NBA 29 May
This week’s ‘Check In’ is with center Jonas Valanciunas, who is eager to resume a career season in which he ranks among the NBA’s leaders in rebounds (11.2 rpg) and double-doubles (33).
by: Evan Barnes, Memphis Commercial Appeal — The Commercial Appeal 29 May
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by: Ashish Mathur — Clutchpoints 29 May
The Grizzlies franchise has zero championships in organizational history since becoming a professional team back in 1995. The Vancouver Grizzlies were the name of the team from 1995 to 2001. The club moved to Memphis for the 2001-02 campaign and has...
by: bsmart21 — SB Nation: Grizzly Bear Blues 29 May
Grizz Gaming showed true character and grit in week four to collect their first win of 2020.
by: Evan Barnes, Memphis Commercial Appeal — The Commercial Appeal 28 May
Lance Thomas, in a deleted tweet, said he wouldn't stand for the anthem. Tyus Jones, a Minnesota native, expressed outrage while calling for prayer.
by: Ashish Mathur — Clutchpoints 27 May
The Grizzlies franchise has been in existence since 1995. The organization was called the Vancouver Grizzlies from 1995 to 2001 before moving to Memphis for the 2001-02 campaign. The Grizzlies have an overall record of 824-1,161 in the regular season.
by: pfleming15 — SB Nation: Grizzly Bear Blues 27 May
Brandon Clarke has the tools to be an impact NBA player for the next decade. He’s one of the most efficient rookies in NBA history. The Grizzlies are great when he steps on the floor, possessing a...
by: Reid Goldsmith — Clutchpoints 27 May
Portland Trail Blazers star point guard Damian Lillard is looking at a proposal that could resume the 2019-20 NBA season this summer and relaunch the team’s playoff hopes. According to the five-time All-Star point guard, the Blazers playing the...
Police patrols heading out as bridge traffic restored.Beat Writer / Columnist
RT @BernieSanders: We need real police department reform. Every police officer involved in a killing must be held accountable, and those found guilty must be punished with the full force of the law. Every killing of a person held in police custody must be investigated by the Department of Justice.Beat Writer / Columnist
Bridge shut down and trucks being redirected as heavy police presence surround Memphis protesters headed toward ramp for I-55 bridge to Arkansas.Protesters and marchers in Memphis shut down traffic both ways going onto I-55 bridge over to Arkansas. https://t.co/IkoabkZEENBeat Writer / Columnist
RT @omarisankofa: For those who don’t know, I covered the Grizzlies before moving home to cover the Pistons two months ago. Wrote about Tayshaun Prince’s rise in the Grizzlies front office, and why he could be a good fit for the Pistons GM job https://t.co/6lOV5SirjZBeat Writer / Columnist
What a statement. What a day and place for it to happen, starting at the only still-standing black-owned structure from Black Wall Street. 99 years later and so much still to be done.Hundreds gather behind the Vernon AME Church to honor the 99th anniversary of the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre and to protest against police brutality. The March will start in greenwood and head to the John Hope Franklin Park. https://t.co/hDq6e0axEbTV / Radio Personality
RT @TrevorMoawad: We can't control the news. True. But we can control what we watch, read, and listen to and the volume of it. Sometimes try starving your distractions a bit more often and feeding your faith in its place. I actually wear a reminder. https://t.co/jfuVWYMFttTV / Radio Personality
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