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Ivan Rabb, Grizzlies Close To Three-Year Deal

Sep 18, 2017 6:54 PM

Ivan Rabb and the Memphis Grizzlies are close to a deal on a three-year contract.

Rabb was the 35th overall pick in the 2017 NBA Draft out of Cal.

Rabb was a projected mid-first round pick had he been in the 2016 draft.

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RealGM Radio: Southwest Division With Jonathan Tjarks, Rob Mahoney

Sep 13, 2017 4:30 PM

Host Danny Leroux (@DannyLeroux), Jonathan Tjarks of The Ringer (@JonathanTjarks) and Rob Mahoney of Sports Illustrated (@RobMahoney) go in-depth on the NBA’s Southwest Division.

They discuss how the Spurs, Rockets, Mavericks, Pelicans and Grizzlies fared in the off-season, including which teams improved and what moves stood out. The three also predict the season to come, including projected finish, breakout players and rookies they are most excited to see.

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Tony Allen Finalizing Deal With Pelicans

Sep 11, 2017 5:22 PM

Tony Allen is finalizing a one-year deal with the New Orleans Pelicans.

Allen has spent the past seven seasons with the Memphis Grizzlies.

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Grizzlies Still Consider Marc Gasol, Mike Conley 'Untouchable'

Sep 6, 2017 1:40 PM

The Memphis Grizzlies have refused to put Marc Gasol into any trade conversations, according to two sources close to the situation. The Grizzlies consider Gasol untouchable. 

Gasol signed a five-year max contract in 2015 and can't become a free agent until 2019.

There have been reports this offseason that the Boston Celtics have interest in trading for Gasol.

Memphis also considers Mike Conley untouchable. The Grizzlies will continue to build around Gasol and Conley over the long-term.

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Ben McLemore Out 12 Weeks With Broken Foot

Aug 8, 2017 1:29 PM

Ben McLemore will be out for 12 weeks with a non-displaced fracture of the fifth metatarsal in his right foot. The injury occurred when he landed on another player’s foot after driving to the basket during a pick-up game in Los Angeles.

McLemore has undergone successful surgery.

McLemore signed with the Memphis Grizzlies this offseason.

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Grizzlies Agree To Three-Year Deal With Dillon Brooks

Jul 21, 2017 12:59 PM

The Memphis Grizzlies have agreed to sign Dillon Brooks to a three-year deal.

The first two seasons of Brooks' deal are guaranteed.

Brooks was the 45th overall pick out of Oregon.

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Mario Chalmers Agrees To One-Year Deal With Grizzlies

Jul 18, 2017 11:42 PM

Mario Chalmers has agreed upon a one-year, partially guaranteed deal with the Memphis Grizzlies.

Chalmers sat out all of the 16-17 season recovering from his torn Achilles.

Chalmers last played in the NBA in 15-16 with the Grizzlies.

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Grizzlies Agree Upon Three-Year, $3.9M Deal With Rade Zagorac

Jul 17, 2017 7:46 PM

The Memphis Grizzlies have agreed upon a three-year, $3.9 million deal with Rade Zagorac.

Sagorac will receive $2.3 million in guaranteed money over the first two years of the deal.

The Grizzlies acquired the draft rights to Zagorac in 2016.

Zagorac averaged 5.3 points and 4.8 rebounds in 20.8 minutes per game for the Grizzlies in Summer League.

Last season with KK Mega Memax, Zagorac averaged 14.2 points, 6.3 rebounds and 2.5 rebounds per game.

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Grizzlies Agree To One-Year, $3.3M Deal With Tyreke Evans

Jul 7, 2017 2:15 PM

Tyreke Evans has agreed upon a one-year, $3.3 million deal with the Memphis Grizzlies.

Evans played collegiately at Memphis.

Evans averaged 10.3 points, 3.4 rebounds and 3.1 assists in 19.7 minutes per game last season combined with the Sacramento Kings and New Orleans Pelicans.

Evans is coming off a four-year, $44 million deal with the Pelicans signed in 2013.

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Vince Carter Agrees Upon One-Year, $8M Deal With Kings

Jul 6, 2017 8:27 PM

Vince Carter has agreed upon a one-year, $8 million deal with the Sacramento Kings.

Carter spent the past three seasons with the Memphis Grizzlies as he's continued to remain a productive rotation wing late into his career.

Carter signed a three-year, $12 million deal with Memphis in the 2014 offseason.

The Kings have already signed veterans George Hill and Zach Randolph to significant contracts this offseason.

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Grizzlies To Retire Zach Randolph's No. 50
Zach Randolph signed with the Kings this offseason.

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Clippers Interested In Tony Allen
Tony Allen played for Doc Rivers with the Boston Celtics before he signed with the Grizzlies.

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Celtics Could Eventually Target Marc Gasol In Trade
Marc Gasol is signed for two more seasons plus a player option with the Grizzlies.

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JaMychal Green Pursuing Sign-And-Trade Offers
JaMychal Green was expected to be one of the best power forward options available on the open market.

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Ben McLemore Agrees To Two-Year, $10.7M Deal With Grizzlies
The Kings declined to tender a qualifying offer to McLemore, making him an unrestricted free agent.

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Vince Carter To Meet With Kings
Vince Carter is a free agent after continuing to be a valuable role player with the Grizzlies.

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Grizzlies Extend $2.82M Qualifying Offer To JaMychal Green
JaMychal Green averaged 8.9 points and 7.1 rebounds with a PER of 13.5 during the 16-17 season.

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Bucks Interested In Wilcox, Stefanski, Dinwiddie, Karnisovas For GM Job
The Bucks have been granted permission to interview several front office candidates as they look to fill their general manager vacancy.

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Vince Carter Plans To Play Next Season, No Retirement In Sight
Vince Carter has had remarkable longevity, evolving into one of the game's better veteran wing role players.

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David Fizdale Fined $30,000 By NBA For Game 2 Comments
David Fizdale closed the press conference by yelling "Take that for data."

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David Fizdale Calls Game 2 Referees 'Unacceptable, Unprofessional'
David Fizdale was critical of the foul discrepancy in Game 2.

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Tony Allen Out Indefinitely With Calf Injury
Tony Allen is out indefinitely and will be continually re-evaluated while beginning rehab immediately.

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Grizzlies Call JaMychal Green 'Fantastic Complement' To Core
JaMychal Green will be a restricted free agent this offseason and the Grizzlies figure to receive significant competition for him.

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Grizzlies Sign Wayne Selden, Release Toney Douglas
Wayne Selden averaged 4.5 points, 1.3 rebounds and 0.3 assists per game over four games with the Pelicans.

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Omri Casspi Cleared To Return, Receiving Interest From Grizzlies, Clippers
Omri Casspi has been cleared to resume basketball activities after his recent thumb injury.

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Chandler Parsons Likely Out For Season With Torn Meniscus In Left Knee
Chandler Parsons has been diagnosed with a partial tear of the meniscus in his left knee.

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Chandler Parsons: It's Very Early To Judge Value Of Deal With Grizzlies
Chandler Parsons has battled injuries and ineffectiveness in the first season of a four-year, $94 million contract with the Grizzlies.

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Grizzlies Sign Toney Douglas For Remainder Of Season
Toney Douglas has appeared in 14 games as a reserve for the Grizzlies this season and averaged 5.5 points, 2.9 rebounds and 2.3 assists in 17.2 minutes.

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Grizzlies Re-Sign Toney Douglas, Waive Troy Williams
Toney Douglas originally signed with Memphis as a free agent on Dec. 5 pursuant to the NBA’s hardship rule.

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Grizzlies To Own D-League Team In Mississippi

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