Memphis Grizzlies Regular Season Rosters

2021-2022 Memphis Grizzlies Regular Season Roster

Jersey Player Pos HT WT YOS Pre-Draft Team Draft Status Nationality
4 Steven Adams C 6-11 265 8 Pittsburgh 2013 Rnd 1 Pick 12 New Zealand
7 Santi Aldama C 6-11 224 0 Loyola (MD) 2021 Rnd 1 Pick 30 Spain
1 Kyle Anderson PF 6-9 230 7 UCLA 2014 Rnd 1 Pick 30 United States
22 Desmond Bane SG 6-6 215 1 Texas Christian 2020 Rnd 1 Pick 30 United States
24 Dillon Brooks F 6-6 220 4 Oregon 2017 Rnd 2 Pick 15 Canada
6 Shaq Buchanan G 6-3 190 0 Murray State 2019 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
15 Brandon Clarke PF 6-8 210 2 Gonzaga 2019 Rnd 1 Pick 21 Canada
23 Jarrett Culver SG 6-6 195 2 Texas Tech 2019 Rnd 1 Pick 6 United States
14 Danny Green SF 6-6 220 12 North Carolina 2009 Rnd 2 Pick 16 United States
3 Shaquille Harrison G 6-3 195 4 Tulsa 2016 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
13 Jaren Jackson, Jr. PF 6-11 242 3 Michigan State 2018 Rnd 1 Pick 4 United States
55 DaQuan Jeffries SF 6-5 225 2 Tulsa 2019 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
21 Tyus Jones PG 6-1 196 6 Duke 2015 Rnd 1 Pick 24 United States
46 John Konchar G 6-5 210 2 Fort Wayne 2019 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
33 Dakota Mathias SG 6-4 200 1 Purdue 2018 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
0 De'Anthony Melton SG 6-2 200 3 USC 2018 Rnd 2 Pick 16 United States
25 Sam Merrill G 6-4 205 1 Utah State 2020 Rnd 2 Pick 30 United States
12 Ja Morant G 6-3 175 2 Murray State 2019 Rnd 1 Pick 2 United States
5 Yves Pons GF 6-5 206 0 Tennessee 2021 NBA Draft, Undrafted Haiti / France
20 Xavier Sneed SF 6-5 215 0 Kansas State 2020 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
3 Tyrell Terry PG 6-2 170 1 Stanford 2020 Rnd 2 Pick 1 United States
  Jon Teske PF 7-1 265 0 Michigan 2020 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
35 Killian Tillie C 6-10 220 1 Gonzaga 2020 NBA Draft, Undrafted France
2 Xavier Tillman, Sr. PF 6-8 245 1 Michigan State 2020 Rnd 2 Pick 5 United States
8 Ziaire Williams F 6-9 185 0 Stanford 2021 Rnd 1 Pick 10 United States
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2021-2022 Memphis Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters T. Jones D. Bane D. Brooks J. Jackson, Jr. S. Adams
Rotation J. Morant   Z. Williams K. Anderson B. Clarke
Rotation         X. Tillman, Sr.
Lim PT T. Terry J. Konchar D. Green   K. Tillie
Lim PT   J. Culver Y. Pons   S. Aldama

2021-2022 Southwest Division Standings

RankTeamRecordGB
1Memphis Grizzlies56-26-
2Dallas Mavericks52-304
3New Orleans Pelicans36-4620
4San Antonio Spurs34-4822
5Houston Rockets20-6236

2021-2022 Memphis Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Ja Morant All-NBA Second Team (2022)
Ja Morant Player Of The Week (01/03/22, 01/10/22)
Jaren Jackson, Jr. All-NBA Defensive First Team (2022)
Ja Morant George Mikan Most Improved Player (2022)
Ja Morant Western All-Star Fan Vote Selection (2022)
Desmond Bane Rising Stars Challenge Participant (2022)
Desmond Bane Three Point Shootout Participant (2022)

2021-2022 Memphis Season Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Ja Morant 57 33.1 27.4 5.7 6.7 1.2 0.4 3.4
Desmond Bane 76 29.8 18.2 4.4 2.7 1.2 0.4 1.5
Jaren Jackson, Jr. 78 27.3 16.3 5.8 1.1 0.9 2.3 1.7
De'Anthony Melton 73 22.7 10.8 4.5 2.7 1.4 0.5 1.5
Brandon Clarke 64 19.5 10.4 5.3 1.3 0.6 1.1 0.5
Tyus Jones 73 21.2 8.7 2.4 4.4 0.9 0.0 0.6
Dillon Brooks 32 27.7 18.4 3.2 2.8 1.1 0.2 1.6
Steven Adams 76 26.3 6.9 10.0 3.4 0.9 0.8 1.5
Kyle Anderson 69 21.5 7.6 5.3 2.7 1.1 0.7 1.0
Ziaire Williams 62 21.7 8.1 2.1 1.0 0.6 0.2 0.7
John Konchar 72 17.9 4.8 4.6 1.5 0.6 0.3 0.4
Xavier Tillman, Sr. 53 13.2 4.8 3.0 1.2 0.9 0.3 0.6
Santi Aldama 32 11.2 4.1 2.7 0.7 0.2 0.3 0.5
Jarrett Culver 37 9.1 3.5 1.3 0.9 0.5 0.1 0.5
Killian Tillie 36 12.8 3.3 1.7 0.6 0.6 0.4 0.4
Sam Merrill 6 9.6 4.2 1.2 0.7 0.0 0.0 0.3
Yves Pons 12 5.9 1.1 1.0 0.1 0.1 0.3 0.1
Dakota Mathias 6 2.7 1.0 0.3 0.2 0.2 0.0 0.0
Shaq Buchanan 2 4.9 1.0 1.0 1.0 0.5 0.0 1.0
Tyrell Terry 2 1.5 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
DaQuan Jeffries 3 2.9 0.7 0.7 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0
Xavier Sneed 2 3.8 0.0 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Jon Teske 3 2.6 0.0 0.7 0.3 0.3 0.0 0.0

2021-2022 Memphis Grizzlies Roster Composition

Selected via Draft

Jaren Jackson, Jr. was selected as the #4 pick in the First Round of the 2018 NBA Draft by the Memphis Grizzlies. Jaren Jackson, Jr. signed a multi-year contract with the Memphis Grizzlies on July 1, 2018. Jaren Jackson, Jr. signed a multi-year extension with the Memphis Grizzlies on October 18, 2021.

Ja Morant was selected as the #2 pick in the First Round of the 2019 NBA Draft by the Memphis Grizzlies. Ja Morant signed a multi-year contract with the Memphis Grizzlies on July 1, 2019.

Acquired via Draft Rights Trade

Draft Rights to Santi Aldama, the #30 pick in the First Round of the 2021 NBA Draft, were acquired by the Memphis Grizzlies from the Utah Jazz on August 7, 2021. Santi Aldama signed a multi-year contract with the Memphis Grizzlies on August 8, 2021.

Draft Rights to Desmond Bane, the #30 pick in the First Round of the 2020 NBA Draft, were acquired by the Memphis Grizzlies from the Boston Celtics on November 20, 2020. Desmond Bane signed a multi-year contract with the Memphis Grizzlies on November 25, 2020.

Draft Rights to Dillon Brooks, the #15 pick in the Second Round of the 2017 NBA Draft, were acquired by the Memphis Grizzlies from the Houston Rockets on June 22, 2017. Dillon Brooks signed a multi-year contract with the Memphis Grizzlies on July 21, 2017. Dillon Brooks signed a multi-year extension with the Memphis Grizzlies on February 5, 2020.

Draft Rights to Brandon Clarke, the #21 pick in the First Round of the 2019 NBA Draft, were acquired by the Memphis Grizzlies from the Oklahoma City Thunder on July 6, 2019. Brandon Clarke signed a multi-year contract with the Memphis Grizzlies on July 7, 2019.

Draft Rights to Xavier Tillman, Sr., the #5 pick in the Second Round of the 2020 NBA Draft, were acquired by the Memphis Grizzlies from the Sacramento Kings on November 19, 2020. Xavier Tillman, Sr. signed a multi-year contract with the Memphis Grizzlies on December 1, 2020.

Draft Rights to Ziaire Williams, the #10 pick in the First Round of the 2021 NBA Draft, were acquired by the Memphis Grizzlies from the New Orleans Pelicans on August 7, 2021. Ziaire Williams signed a multi-year contract with the Memphis Grizzlies on August 8, 2021.

Acquired via Trade

Steven Adams was acquired in a trade by the Memphis Grizzlies from the New Orleans Pelicans on August 7, 2021.

Jarrett Culver was acquired in a trade by the Memphis Grizzlies from the Minnesota Timberwolves on August 25, 2021.

De'Anthony Melton was acquired in a trade by the Memphis Grizzlies from the Phoenix Suns on July 7, 2019. De'Anthony Melton re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Memphis Grizzlies on November 22, 2020.

Acquired via Free Agency

Kyle Anderson signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Memphis Grizzlies on July 8, 2018.

Tyus Jones signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Memphis Grizzlies on July 9, 2019.

John Konchar signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Memphis Grizzlies on November 22, 2020.

Killian Tillie signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Memphis Grizzlies on January 1, 2022.

2021-2022 Memphis Grizzlies Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Robert J. Pera Owner, Chairman 2012-2013 N/A
Daniel E. Straus Vice Chairman 2012-2013 N/A
Mari Guttman Associate Counsel 2018-2019 N/A
Jason Wexler President of Business Operations, President of Business Operations 2018-2019 President of Business Operations (Memphis Grizzlies, 2014 to )
Barry Loggins Director of Team Security 2014-2015 N/A
Taylor Jenkins Head Coach 2019-2020 Head Coach (2018 to 2019)
Vitaly Potapenko Assistant Coach 2018-2019 Assistant Coach (2017 to 2018)
Blake Ahearn Assistant Coach 2019-2020 Head Coach (Austin Spurs, 2017 to 2020)
Brad Jones Assistant Coach 2019-2020 Head Coach (Memphis Hustle, 2018 to 2019)
David McClure Assistant Coach 2019-2020 Assistant Coach (Indiana Pacers, 2018 to 2019)
Scoonie Penn Assistant Coach 2019-2020 Director of Player Development (Ohio State, 2017 to 2019)
Darko Rajakovic Assistant Coach 2020-2021 Assistant Coach (Phoenix Suns, 2019 to 2020)
Sonia Raman Assistant Coach 2020-2021 N/A
Bob Thate Shooting Coach 2018-2019 Assistant Coach (Memphis Grizzlies, 2016 to 2018)
Trevor Moawad Mental Endurance Coach 2014-2015 N/A
Zachary Kleiman Executive VP of Basketball Operations, General Manager 2018-2019 N/A
Drew Graham VP of Player Care 2013-2014 Head Athletic Trainer (Memphis Grizzlies, 2006 to 2018)
Chris Chase Director of Performance 2018-2019 Athletic Performance Coach (Atlanta Hawks, 2015 to 2018)
Rich Cho VP of Basketball Strategy 2018-2019 President of Basketball Operations (Charlotte Hornets, 2014 to 2018)
Anthony Bynum Basketball Operations 2019-2020 N/A
Brady Graber Basketball Operations 2019-2020 Basketball Operations Manager (Delaware Blue Coats, 2018 to 2019)
Briane Miller Basketball Operations 2019-2020 Equipment Staff (Memphis Hustle, 2018 to )
David Russell Basketball Operations 2019-2020 N/A
Erik Schmidt Basketball Operations 2019-2020 Assistant Coach (Northwood (MI), 2017 to 2019)
Erin McKinney Basketball Operations 2019-2020 N/A
J.T. Campbell Basketball Operations 2019-2020 N/A
Joey Davey Basketball Operations 2019-2020 N/A
Josh Henderson Basketball Operations 2019-2020 Seasonal Assistant (Indiana Pacers, 2018 to 2019)
Mariah Chandler Basketball Operations 2019-2020 N/A
Michael Noyes Basketball Operations 2019-2020 N/A
Michael Whalen Basketball Operations 2019-2020 N/A
Nolan Anschuetz Basketball Operations 2019-2020 N/A
Shane Turner Basketball Operations 2019-2020 N/A
Steve Senior Basketball Operations 2019-2020 Assistant Video Coordinator (New York Knicks, 2012 to 2019)
Sunny Ahluwalia Basketball Operations 2019-2020 N/A
Tommy Eames Basketball Operations 2019-2020 Video Coordinator (Wake Forest, 2018 to 2019)
Ann Drum Basketball Operations 2020-2021 N/A
Ariana Andonian Basketball Operations 2020-2021 Basketball Operations (Houston Rockets, 2017 to 2020)
Eric Schmitt Basketball Operations 2020-2021 Director of Sports Performance (UC Santa Barbara, 2016 to 2020)
Jackson Hoy Basketball Operations 2020-2021 N/A
Jarred Boyd Basketball Operations 2020-2021 N/A
Kevin Helms Basketball Operations 2020-2021 N/A
Rashaun Broadus Basketball Operations 2020-2021 N/A
Ricky Scricca Basketball Operations 2020-2021 N/A
Scott Bullock Basketball Operations 2020-2021 Director of Basketball Information Systems (Charlotte Hornets, 2017 to 2020)
Ty Lai Basketball Operations 2020-2021 N/A
Cory McCain Basketball Operations 2021-2022 Assistant Equipment Manager (Minnesota Timberwolves, 2019 to 2021)
Curtis Johnson IV Basketball Operations 2021-2022 N/A
Deividas Dulkys Basketball Operations 2021-2022 N/A
Eric Dawson Basketball Operations 2021-2022 N/A
Jakob Schmidt Basketball Operations 2021-2022 N/A
Robel Taame Basketball Operations 2021-2022 N/A
Webb Prince Basketball Operations 2021-2022 N/A
T.C. Swirsky Video Coordinator 2019-2020 Assistant Coach (2018 to 2019)
Davide Prati International Scout 2007-2008 N/A
Durwood McCoy College Scout 2018-2019 Assistant Coach (San Jose State, 2012 to 2013)
Orlando Early College Scout 2018-2019 Assistant Coach (NC State, 2011 to 2017)
Adam Johansen Advance Scout 2018-2019 Head Video Coordinator (Minnesota Timberwolves, 2010 to 2012)
H. Ryan Slater Scouting Coordinator 2018-2019 N/A
Charles Sweeney Equipment Manager 2012-2013 N/A
Chris Makris Director of Player Personnel 2018-2019 General Manager (Memphis Hustle, 2017 to 2018)
Peter Elliott Head Athletic Trainer 2021-2022 Assistant Athletic Trainer (Detroit Pistons, 2018 to 2021)
Eric Oetter Director of Sports Medicine 2019-2020 Director of Sports Performance (Memphis Grizzlies, 2018 to 2019)
Brevin Knight Television Analyst 2018-2019 N/A
Pete Pranica Television Play-By-Play 2004-2005 N/A
Eric Hasseltine Radio Broadcaster 2004-2005 N/A
Hank McDowell Radio Broadcaster 2018-2019 N/A