Memphis Grizzlies WiretapMemphis Grizzlies Wiretap

Grizzlies Trying To Trade Chandler Parsons

Jan 23, 2019 8:23 AM

The Memphis Grizzlies are attempting to trade Chandler Parsons, who will almost certainly remain away from the team for the remainder of the season.

Parsons returned to California to work out as he waits on a possible trade.

Parsons signed a four-year, $93 million contract in 2016 with the Grizzlies.

Adrian Wojnarowski/ESPN

Tags: Chandler Parsons, Memphis Grizzlies, NBA, NBA Trade Rumor, NBA Misc Rumor

Grizzlies Ready To Listen To Marc Gasol, Mike Conley Trade Offers

Jan 23, 2019 8:15 AM

The Memphis Grizzlies are ready to listen to trade offers for Marc Gasol and Mike Conley.

The Grizzlies could decide to keep one or both players if no deals meet the threshold of a desired return.

Memphis is prepared to reshape their roster around Jaren Jackson.

The Grizzlies will seek a combination of young talent, draft picks and cap relief.

The age and money owed to Gasol and Conley will make it difficult for the Grizzlies to get a substantial return.

Adrian Wojnarowski/ESPN

Tags: Mike Conley, Marc Gasol, Memphis Grizzlies, NBA, NBA Trade Rumor, NBA Misc Rumor

Grizzlies Quietly Evaluating Potential Marc Gasol Trade Scenarios

Jan 22, 2019 6:23 PM

The Memphis Grizzlies would prefer not to trade Marc Gasol, but they have been quietly gauging potential interest in him via trade.

Gasol is 33 and it is difficult to ascertain what type of return the Grizzlies could get for him.

The Grizzlies are nine games under .500 and are almost certainly out of the playoff picture.

Gasol has a player option for the 19-20 season.

Marc Stein/New York Times

Tags: Marc Gasol, Memphis Grizzlies, NBA, NBA Trade Rumor, NBA Misc Rumor

Grizzlies Sign Bruno Caboclo To 10-Day Contract

Jan 22, 2019 2:25 AM

Bruno Caboclo has signed a 10-day contract with the Memphis Grizzlies.

Caboclo averaged 16.4 points and 7.2 rebounds with the Rio Grande Valley Vipers, the Rockets' G League affiliate.

Caboclo adds depth after injuries to Kyle Anderson and Dillon Brooks. 

Adrian Wojnarowski

Tags: Bruno Caboclo, Memphis Grizzlies, NBA, NBA Official Signing

Marc Gasol, Mike Conley Jr. Meet With Robert Pera

Jan 18, 2019 7:05 PM

Marc Gasol and Mike Conley Jr. met with Robert Pera this week to discuss the current state of the Memphis Grizzlies.

Several rival teams have monitored Gasol's situation with interest in a trade.

Gasol has a player option for the 19-20 season worth $25.5 million.

The Grizzlies have lost nine of their past 10 games and are falling out of the Western Conference playoff picture.

Shams Charania/The Athletic

Tags: Marc Gasol, Mike Conley, Memphis Grizzlies, NBA, NBA Trade Rumor, NBA Misc Rumor

Grizzlies Prefer To Close Out First Round Pick Obligation To Celtics This Season

Jan 16, 2019 7:02 PM

The Memphis Grizzlies owe a protected first round pick to the Boston Celtics, which conveys if is outside the top-8 in 2019 and the top-6 in 2020 before becoming unprotected in 2021.

The Grizzlies' future is uncertain as Marc Gasol and Mike Conley Jr. get older.

"I think Memphis would rather get this obligation over with and give the Celtics the 10th pick in this draft then roll it over when the protections get even lighter and maybe Gasol leaves, maybe Conley is a year older," said Zach Lowe on The Bill Simmons Podcast.

"Memphis, according to everyone I've talked to, would rather get it over with now unless they spiral so badly."

Zach Lowe/ESPN

Tags: Boston Celtics, Memphis Grizzlies, NBA, NBA Misc Rumor, NBA NBA Draft, NBA Draft General

Grizzlies Sign Julian Washburn To Two-Way, Waive Jarnell Stokes

Jan 15, 2019 5:02 PM

The Memphis Grizzlies have signed Julian Washburn to a Two-Way contract while waiving Jarnell Stokes.

Washburn (6-8, 210) has appeared in 23 games (18 starts) this season with the NBA G League’s Austin Spurs and has averaged 10.6 points, 4.7 rebounds and 1.3 assists in 31.6 minutes while shooting 44.4 percent from the field and 37.1 percent from three-point range.

Stokes (6-9, 260) appeared in two games (one start) with the Grizzlies’ NBA G League affiliate, the Memphis Hustle, after signing a two-way contract with the Grizzlies on Jan. 1.

Tags: Julian Washburn, Jarnell Stokes, Memphis Grizzlies, NBA, NBA Signing Rumor, NBA Misc Rumor, D-League

Kyle Anderson Out 2-4 Weeks With Sprained Ankle

Jan 13, 2019 10:42 PM

Kyle Anderson is set to miss the next 2-4 weeks with a Grade 2 sprain on his left ankle.

Anderson suffered the injury in a 112-108 loss to the Heat.

Anderson has started 38 games for the Grizzlies this season, averaging 7.9 points and 5.8 rebounds per game. 


Tags: Kyle Anderson, Memphis Grizzlies, NBA, NBA Injury

Dillon Brooks Likely Out For Season With Toe Surgery

Jan 9, 2019 11:56 AM

Dillon Brooks will likely miss the remainder of the season with a right toe injury.

Brooks will undergo a procedure on the toe, but he's expected to fully recover.

Brooks played in all 82 games as a rookie last season, averaging 11.0 points, 3.1 rebounds and 1.6 assists in 28.7 minutes. This season, Brooks has been limited to just 18 games and under 20 minutes per game.

Shams Charania/The Athletic

Tags: Dillon Brooks, Memphis Grizzlies, NBA, NBA Injury

Chandler Parsons, Grizzlies Agree To Part Ways

Jan 6, 2019 6:06 PM

The Memphis Grizzlies and Chandler Parsons have agreed to part ways.

Parsons will leave the Grizzlies while agent James Dunleavy will work with the team on a resolution.

Parsons is owed $38 million on his original four-year, $94 million maximum contract, including $25.1 million for the 2019-20 season.

Grizzlies GM Chris Wallace wanted Parsons to play several games with the Grizzlies' G League affiliate, the Memphis Hustle, before deciding on returning Parsons to the active roster with the Grizzlies.

Parsons has not played since exiting the Grizzlies' third game of the season because of soreness in his right knee, but was medically cleared on Dec. 21.

"Let me play!" Parsons shouted at Wallace several times after hitting 3-pointers during a scrimmage.

Adrian Wojnarowski,Tim MacMahon/ESPN

Tags: Chandler Parsons, Memphis Grizzlies, NBA, NBA Signing Rumor, NBA Trade Rumor, NBA Misc Rumor

Bulls Trade Justin Holiday To Grizzlies For Marshon Brooks, Wayne Selden, Two 2nd Round Picks
Memphis will send their own second round picks in 2019 and 2020 to the Bulls.

Adrian Wojnarowski/ESPN

Omri Casspi, Garrett Temple Involved In Physical Altercation Following Grizzlies' Loss
The confrontation took place in a team meeting following the Grizzlies third straight loss.

Shams Charania/The Athletic

Chandler Parsons Healthy, Frustrated By Lack Of Communication With Grizzlies
The Grizzlies plan on keeping Parsons as a healthy inactive.

Mark Giannotto/Memphis Commercial Appeal

Grizzlies To Sign Jarnell Stokes To Two-Way Deal
Jarnell Stokes is currently playing for Sioux Falls in the G League.

Shams Charania/The Athletic

Grizzlies Plan On Keeping Chandler Parsons As Healthy Inactive
Chandler Parsons is signed through the 19-20 season.

Shams Charania/The Athletic

Chandler Parsons To Remain Inactive For 'Forseeable Future'
Parsons has played just three games this season and has one more year remaining on his contract.

Shams Charania/The Athletic

Steve Mills: I Don't Know I Would Have Signed Joakim Noah If It Were Just My Decision
Steve Mills suggested he was not in favor of signing Joakim Noah in 2016.

Steve Popper/Newsday

Grizzlies Expected To Sign Austin Rivers
Austin Rivers was traded last week by the Wizards to the Suns.

Shams Charania/The Athletic

Chris Wallace: Grizzlies Were 'Very Clear' About Who Was In Failed Trade
The Memphis general manager says he never spoke directly to Phoenix Suns officials.


Suns Trade Trevor Ariza To Wizards For Kelly Oubre, Austin Rivers
Trevor Ariza is finally on his way to the Wizards.

Shams Charania/The Athletic

Joakim Noah Admits He Partied Too Much In New York
Joakim Noah now admits that he wasn't quite mature enough to handle living in New York.

Chris Vernon/Grind City Media

Joakim Noah: I'm Here Because I Love To Play Basketball
Joakim Noah signed a one-year deal with the Grizzlies because he rediscovered his love for the game.

David Cobb/Memphis Commercial Appeal

Grizzlies Officially Sign Joakim Noah
Joakim Noah will serve as the Grizzlies' backup center.

Adrian Wojnarowski/ESPN

Joakim Noah Signs One-Year Deal With Grizzlies
Joakim Noah hasn't played since last January.

Shams Charania/The Athletic

Grizzlies 'Want To Bring People To The Mud'
The Grizzlies play at the NBA's slowest pace and believe operating against the trend of the NBA is to their advantage.

Tim MacMahon/ESPN

David Fizdale, Marc Gasol Made Peace During Offseason Conversation
David Fizdale and Marc Gasol spoke positively of each other.

Tim MacMahon/ESPN

Joakim Noah Expected To Sign With Grizzlies
Joakim Noah and the Grizzlies have been in talks on a deal for nearly two months since his buyout by the Knicks.

Shams Charania/The Athletic

Joakim Noah, Grizzlies Discuss Contract
The Grizzlies are thin at center behind Marc Gasol.

Marc Stein/New York Times

Grizzlies Interested In Signing Veteran Center
The Grizzlies are thin at center behind Marc Gasol on their depth chart.

Shams Charania/The Athletic

Grizzlies Waive Andrew Harrison
Andrew Harrison appeared in 129 games (64 starts) over three seasons with the Grizzlies.

RealGM Staff Report