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Memphis Grizzlies plan to retire number of former player Tony Allen

The Memphis Grizzlies announced plans to eventually retire the number of Tony Allen, who departed this summer as a free agent and signed with the New Orleans Pelicans. The franchise announced similar plans this summer for fellow Grit ‘n’ Grind mainstay Zach Randolph, who signed with the Sacramento Kings in free agency. “Tony was a […]

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Going shopping with Memphis Grizzlies guard Mike Conley

7:45 AM ET Jovan BuhaESPN Editor Close • Associate editor for ESPN.com• Began covering the NBA in 2011-12• Los Angeles native, USC graduate BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. — After 20 minutes of browsing the fourth and fifth floors of Barneys New York’s Beverly Hills flagship store, Memphis Grizzlies star Mike Conley has had enough. “Do you […]

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JaMychal Green of Memphis Grizzlies re-signs on multiyear deal

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — The Grizzlies have signed forward JaMychal Green to a multiyear contract. Terms of the deal haven’t been announced. Green, 27, is coming off the most productive season of his career. A 6-foot-9 forward, he averaged 8.9 points, 7.1 rebounds, 1.1 assists and 27.3 minutes last season in 77 games for the Grizzlies, […]

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Memphis Grizzlies traded guard Troy Daniels, 2018 second-round pick

The Memphis Grizzlies traded guard Troy Daniels and a 2018 second-round pick to the Phoenix Suns for a protected 2018 second-round pick. Suns forward Alan Williams suffered a partially torn meniscus, sources tell ESPN. The Grizzlies now have 15 guaranteed contracts and created a $3.4 million trade exception with the deal. They were facing a […]

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Memphis Grizzlies guard Ben McLemore has foot surgery, out 12 weeks

Memphis Grizzlies guard Ben McLemore underwent surgery to repair a non-displaced fracture of the fifth metatarsal in his right foot and is expected to be sidelined for 12 weeks, the team announced Tuesday. The Grizzlies said McLemore suffered the injury during a pickup game in Los Angeles when he landed on another player’s foot. The […]

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Mario Chalmers closing on one-year deal with Memphis Grizzlies

10:38 PM ET Adrian WojnarowskiESPN Free-agent point guard Mario Chalmers is finalizing a one-year deal to return to the Memphis Grizzlies, league sources told ESPN. The deal, which includes a partial guarantee on the salary, would deliver Chalmers back to a Grizzlies franchise with which he had success in the 2015-16 season, before missing all […]