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Ed Stefanski Hired By Grizzlies For VP Of Player Personnel Job

The Memphis Grizzlies hired Ed Stefanski as the team's vice president of player personnel, according to sources.

Stefanski will assume a key role in the Grizzlies' player personnel and scouting. He will work under Chris Wallace.

Stefanski worked as a general manager with the Philadelphia 76ers.

Most recently, Stefanski worked under Bryan Colangelo as the executive VP of basketball operations of the Toronto Raptors.

Via Adrian Wojnarowski/Yahoo! Sports

Grizzlies Narrow GM Search To Dinwiddie, Grunwald, Makris

The Memphis Grizzlies have narrowed their search for a new general manager.

Peter Dinwiddie and Glen Grunwald have advanced to the final stages of the search and will soon meet with Robert Pera.

Dinwiddie is currently vice president of basketball operations of the Indiana Pacers, while Glen Grunwald was previously GM of the Toronto Raptors and New York Knicks.

Iowa Energy GM Chris Makris will also meet with Pera.

Bobby Marks, assistant GM of the Brooklyn Nets, recently removed his name from consideration.

Via Adrian Wojnarowski/Yahoo! Sports

Vince Carter Agrees To Three-Year, $12.2M Deal With Grizzlies

Vince Carter has agreed to a three-year, $12.2 million deal with the Memphis Grizzlies, according to sources.

The Dallas Mavericks hoped to keep Carter but were not able to afford to pay him as much as Memphis after extending an offer sheet to Chandler Parsons.

Mike Miller also announced he would not return to the Grizzlies.

Via Marc Stein/ESPN

Beno Udrih Agrees To Deal With Grizzlies

Beno Udrih has agreed to re-sign with the Memphis Grizzlies.

Udrih will sign a two-year pact at the biannual exception.

Udrih was claimed off waivers by the Grizzlies following his release by the New York Knicks.

Via Marc Stein/ESPN

James Johnson Agrees To Two-Year, $5M Deal With Raptors

The Toronto Raptors and James Johnson have agreed upon a two-year, $5 million contract.

The Memphis Grizzlies had interest in re-signing Johnson, while the Utah Jazz and Houston Rockets were also involved.

Johnson previously played with the Raptors between 2010 and 2012.

Via Adrian Wojnarowski/Yahoo! Sports

Mike Miller Close To Deal With Nuggets

Mike Miller is close to agreement on a deal with the Denver Nuggets.

Miller is also being pursued by the Cleveland Cavaliers, Memphis Grizzlies and Oklahoma City Thunder.

Miller was amnestied by the Miami Heat last offseason.

Via Chris Broussard/ESPN

Troy Daniels Receives Interest From Rockets, Mavs, Spurs, Grizzlies, Pelicans

The Houston Rockets would like to re-sign Troy Daniels, but he's also receiving interest from the Dallas Mavericks, San Antonio Spurs, Memphis Grizzlies and New Orleans Pelicans, according to sources that spoke with RealGM.

Daniels became a playoff hero for the Rockets after his Call-Up from the D-League.

Via Shams Charania/RealGM

Ed Davis To Become Unrestricted Free Agent

The Memphis Grizzlies will allow Ed Davis to become an unrestricted free agent, according to a source.

Davis was acquired in 2013 from the Toronto Raptors in the three-team Rudy Gay trade.

The Grizzlies signed Zach Randolph to an extension last week.

Via Adrian Wojnarowski/Yahoo! Sports

Zach Randolph Opts In, Signs For Additional $20M Until 2017

Zach Randolph has agreed to a two-year, $20 million extension with the Memphis Grizzlies after he exercised his $16.5 million player option for the 14-15 season.

Randolph was considering opting out to test free agency.

Randolph has had the best success of his career with the Grizzlies and turns 33 in July. Randolph has been an All-Star in 2010 and 2013.

Via Adrian Wojnarowski/Yahoo! Sports

Raptors Discussing Trade For No. 22 With Grizzlies, Targeting Ennis

The Toronto Raptors are interested in acquiring the 22nd overall pick from the Memphis Grizzlies.

The Raptors would have to take back Tayshaun Prince in exchange, while sending out John Salmons and the No. 37 pick to the Grizzlies.

The Raptors are believed to be interested in Tyler Ennis and Clint Capela, as they also own the 20th overall pick. 

Via Marc Stein/ESPN

Memphis Grizzlies Archives

Zach Randolph Considering Using ETO As Extension Talks With Grizzlies Stall

Memphis has held firm on a three-year extension, but Zach Randolph has preferred the security of four years.

Michael Winger Turns Down Interview With Grizzlies

Michael Winger was hired by Sam Presti and the Thunder from the Cavaliers in 2010.

James Johnson Arrested On Domestic Violence Charge

WMC-TV cited a police affidavit that Johnson and his wife had just returned home when Johnson allegedly hit his wife in the face with an open hand before choking her.

Grizzlies Sign Dave Joerger To Contract Extension

The Grizzlies have signed head coach Dave Joerger to a contract extension.

Zach Randolph, Grizzlies Have Begun Discussions On New Contract

Zach Randolph has until June 30 to trigger a $16.5 million player option for the final season of his contract.

Report: Pera Suggested Joerger Wear NFL-Style Headset On Sidelines

Robert Pera and Dave Joerger have patched up their relationship in order for the latter to continue as head coach of the Grizzlies.

Matt Lloyd Expected To Be Candidate For Grizzlies' GM Job

Matt Lloyd is currently assistant GM of the Magic and was previously a member of the Bulls' front office, and is reportedly on Robert Pera's radar

Dave Joerger Decides To Stay With Grizzlies As Timberwolves Hit Impasse On Compensation

The Timberwolves reportedly do not want to pay compensation for a coach who could be let go without a deal.

Grizzlies Consider Pursuing Jeff Van Gundy As Next Coach, Team President

The Grizzlies are considering pursuing Jeff Van Gundy as their next head coach and team president.

Dave Joerger Advancing In Coaching Deal With Timberwolves

Talks between Dave Joerger and the Timberwolves are advancing.

Spurs, Bulls, Grizzlies Have Highest Average Lottery Draw Since 1994

The Spurs have been in the lottery just once since 1994, but they made it count by winning it in 1997 to draft Tim Duncan.

Dave Joerger To Wolves Progressing

One source said Thursday that Dave Joerger landing in his home state with the Wolves is "the way this thing is headed."

Wolves Receive Permission To Interview Dave Joerger

Both Dave Joerger and the Grizzlies want to part ways but don't want to leave money on the table.

Dave Joerger Could Become Candidate For Wolves If He Leaves Grizzlies

Dave Joerger replaced Lionel Hollins as head coach last offseason.

Grizzlies Interested In Thibodeau With Bulls Looking At Hoiberg

The Bulls could use the extra assets for a run at Kevin Love and an extra first round pick would help in their trade efforts.

Jason Levien Steps Down As Grizzlies' CEO, Chris Wallace Assumes Interim Duties

Jason Levien is expected to step down from his position as CEO of the Grizzlies.

Lionel Hollins Expected To Interview For Warriors' Job

Lionel Hollins is expected to interview for the Warriors' head coach opening next week in Chicago, according to a source.

Pau Gasol Prioritizes Contenders In Free Agency, Believes Bulls Could Be 'Interesting Team'

Pau Gasol praised potential landing spots such as the Grizzlies, Bulls and Clippers.

Randolph Apologizes To Teammates, Shocked About Suspension

Zach Randolph apologized to his Grizzlies' teammates before Game 7 for his suspension, but was shocked to receive work from the NBA on Friday

Zach Randolph Suspended One Game For Punching Steven Adams In Jaw

The NBA suspended Zach Randolph one game for punching Steven Adams in the jaw during Thursday's game.
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