Tony Allen SG  #9

Full Name: Anthony Allen

Current Team: Memphis Grizzlies

Born: Jan 11, 1982 (33 years old)

Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois (United States)

Nationality: United States

Height: 6-4 (193cm)     Weight: 213 (97kg)

Hand: Right


Current NBA Status: Under Contract (Memphis Grizzlies)

Free Agent: UFA-2017

Current Agent: Jim Tanner

Draft Entry: 2004 NBA Draft

Drafted: Round 1, Pick 25, Boston Celtics

Pre-Draft Team: Oklahoma State (Sr)

High School: Crane High School [Chicago, Illinois]

Tony Allen News

Kawhi, Draymond, Tony Allen, Jordan, Paul Headline All-Defensive Team
Kawhi Leonard, Draymond Green and DeAndre Jordan are all on the First Team for the first time in their career.

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Tony Allen Says He'll Play In Game 6
Tony Allen has made a huge impact on defense for the Grizzlies in their two victories in the series.

Marc J. Spears/Yahoo! Sports

Tony Allen Questionable For Game 5 With Sore Hamstring
Tony Allen has been critical for the Grizzlies' defense against the Warriors.

Ronald Tillery/Memphis Commercial Appeal

Tony Allen, Nick Calathes Didn't Have Physical Confrontation
Sources claim that the confrontation did not rise to a "physical" level and that the suspension for Tony Allen is largely because he waved off attempts from coaches to calm him down.

Marc Stein/ESPN

Tony Allen Suspended One Game By Grizzlies For Violating Team Policy
Dave Joerger did not elaborate on the policy Tony Allen violated.

Associated Press

Tony Allen Fined $15K For Intentionally Striking Cameraman's Camera
Tony Allen was fined $15,000 on Tuesday for intentionally striking a cameraman during Monday's 93-81 Grizzlies victory over the Pelicans.

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Durant Shooting 36 Percent Against Tony Allen
Kevin Durant is 9-for-25 (36 percent) while being guarded by Tony Allen and 10-for-18 (55.5 percent) against everyone else on the Grizzlies.

Zach Lowe/Grantland

Grizzlies Pursuing Budinger, Barea From Timberwolves For Prince, Allen
The Grizzlies have been trying hard to unload the contract of Tayshaun Prince.

Adrian Wojnarowski/Yahoo! Sports

Tony Allen Suspended One Game By NBA For Kicking Chris Paul In Face
Tony Allen kicked Chris Paul in the face, with his shin, in a jump in the air as he attempted to make a defensive play.

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Tony Allen Would Like To See Grizzlies Sign Delonte West
Tony Allen would like to see the Grizzlies add Delonte West.

Brandon Speck/FOXSportsTennessee

Tony Allen Agrees To Re-Sign With Grizzlies
The Grizzlies have agreed to a new contract with Tony Allen.

Ronald Tillery/Commercial Appeal

Tony Allen Hopes To Re-Sign With Grizzlies
Tony Allen will have no shortage of suitors ready to pursue him this summer.

Ramona Shelburne/ESPNLosAngeles

Marc Gasol Fails To Land On All-Defensive First Team After Winning DPOY
Tony Allen and LeBron James headline the 2012-13 NBA All-Defensive first team.

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Tony Allen Focused On Grizzlies, Not Free Agency
"I'm bleeding blue right now, so I haven't thought past the Grizzlies," Tony Allen said.

Ronald Tillery/Memphis Commercial Appeal

Tony Allen Expects To Be Ready By Season Opener, Unconcerned About Contract
Tony Allen believes he will be near full strength by the start of the regular season.

Ronald Tillery/Memphis Commercial Appeal

LeBron, Ibaka, Howard, Paul, Allen Named To All-Defensive Team
LeBron James received 24 out of 29 first place votes.

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Chandler Picks Tony Allen As Top On-Ball Defender
Tyson Chandler anointed Tony Allen as the top on-ball defender in the NBA.

Tony Allen Setting Defensive Tone For Grizzlies
The Grizzlies lead the league in opponent turnover percentage.

Memphis Commercial Appeal

Tony Allen Mentoring Rookie DeAndre Liggins
Tony Allen is providing advice and guidance to Magic rookie DeAndre Liggins.

Zach McCann/Orlando Sentinel

Ainge Wishes He Would Have Re-Signed Tony Allen
Tony Allen rejected the Celtics' initial and signed a three-year deal with the Memphis Grizzlies.

Julian Benbow/Boston Globe

Perkins Refuses Allen's Pleasantries Before Game 1 Tip
Kendrick Perkins and Tony Allen were teammates with the Celtics.


Allen: Ginobili Faking Elbow Injury
Tony Allen accused Manu Ginobili of faking his elbow injury.

Tim Griffin/San Antonio Express-News

Howard Wins DPOY Ahead Of Garnett, Chandler, Tony Allen And Rondo
Dwight Howard was a near unanimous choice for the Defensive Player of the Year award.

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Hollins Denies Grizzlies Tanked To Get Spurs
Memphis rested Zach Randolph and Tony Allen in its final two regular season games.

Mike Monroe/San Antonio Express-News

Tony Allen Surprised By Boston's Preference For Shooters Over Defense
Tony Allen was surprised the Celtics have chosen to go away from players like he and Kendrick Perkins over the past year.

Yahoo! Sports

Wallace: Gasol Trade Facilitated Memphis Turnaround
The Memphis Grizzlies were 13-33 when they traded Pau Gasol to the Los Angeles Lakers.

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Allen Serves As 'Emotional Beacon' For Grizzlies
Tony Allen has won over both his teammates and fans with his energetic, animated style of play, both on and off the court.

Ronald Tillery/Memphis Commercial Appeal

Mayo, Allen Move On After Fight

O.J. Mayo and Tony Allen joked around during Thursday's practice.


Grizzlies Consider Gambling Ban

The Grizzlies will leave for a three-game road trip on Friday.

Mayo, Allen Fight Over Card Game

O.J. Mayo and Tony Allen had to be separated during a team flight on Monday.

Adrian Wojnarowski/Yahoo! Sports

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