Grizzlies

Grizzlies opt not to re-sign Rathan-Mayes

The Grizzlies have opted not to re-sign guard Xavier Rathan-Mayes, and instead will ink Briante Weber to a 10-day contract, according to ESPN reports. Rathan-Mayes had signed a 10-day contract and appeared in five games, averaging 5.8 points and 3.6 assists. He  is 6-foot-4 and had been playing for the Westchester Knicks of the G-League, […]


Grizzlies call up guard Rathan-Mayes

The Memphis Grizzlies have signed rookie guard Xavier Rathan-Mayes to a 10-day contract, general manager Chris Wallace announced Monday. Rathan-Mayes is 6-foot-4 and had been playing for the Westchester Knicks of the G-League, where he averaged 16.6 points and 7.1 assists in 39 games. He is a native of Canada, attended Florida State and went undrafted […]


Brothers in arms: Pau Gasol stands up for Marc

It’s been a long, difficult season for the Memphis Grizzlies. The Grizzlies (18-44) have lost 13 consecutive games headed into a game at San Antonio at AT&T Center on Monday night, there second double-figure skid of the season, having dropped 11 in a row earlier. Memphis has the lowest winning percentage (.290) in the NBA […]


Rockets frontrunners to sign Wright on buyout market

The Memphis Grizzlies and power forward Brandan Wright are working toward a buyout and an agreement could be reached by tonight, according to a report from ESPN. Wright, 30, has appeared in 27 games for the lowly Grizzlies this season and is averaging 5.0 points and 3.4 rebounds. ESPN is adding that once bought out, Wright will be coveted […]


Pistons net Ennis from Grizzlies for Johnson, pick

Having already acquired Blake Griffin, the Detroit Pistons are not done dealing. According to a report from ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski, Detroit has sent one of the players it picked up along with Griffin from the Los Angeles Clippers — Brice Johnson — along with a second-round draft choice to the Memphis Grizzlies in exchange for […]


Grizzlies want first-round pick for Evans

The Memphis Grizzlies are, at least for now, standing their ground in demanding a first-round draft pick in return for swingman Tyreke Evans, according to a report, as the NBA trade deadline hits at 3 p.m. today. However, the three reported main suitors for Evans’ services — the Boston Celtics, Denver Nuggets and Philadelphia 76ers […]


Grizzlies unlikely to trade Gasol; Evans on move?

A week ago, the Memphis Grizzlies shut down swingman Tyreke Evans, with the expectation of moving him by the trade deadline. Evans remains very much available, but there have been rumors of center Marc Gasol also perhaps being discussed. However, Chris Mannix of Yahoo Sports reports the Grizzlies are unlikely to move their talented big […]


Woj: Three frontrunners emerge in pursuit of Evans

Tyreke Evans will be filling out a change-of-address form sometime before Thursday. It’s only of matter of where his mail will be forwarded. With the Memphis Grizzlies holding the swingman out of games until the trade deadline, Evans is going somewhere and, according to a report, three teams have emerged as the frontrunners to land […]


Grizzlies to sit out Evans until trade reached

The Memphis Grizzlies intend to shut down swingman Tyreke Evans until they are able to trade him sometime between now and the Feb. 8 deadline, according to a report from ESPN. Evans has been linked to at least seven teams, including the Cleveland Cavaliers, Boston Celtics, Houston Rockets and Philadelphia 76ers. While the Grizzlies have struggled, Evans […]


Cavs among those interested in Grizzlies’ Evans

Memphis Grizzlies swingman Tyreke Evans has been made available in trade talks and there are sure to be no shortage of suitors. Among those teams: The Cleveland Cavaliers and Philadelphia 76ers, according to multiple reports. The interest in Evans is no surprise, and more teams than the Cavs and Sixers are certainly express interest between […]


Grizzlies’ Evans is prepared if he’s dealt

One of the many names being tossed around as a potential trade target for contending teams is Tyreke Evans of the Memphis Grizzlies. Speaking to The Commercial Appeal, Evans, an unrestricted free agent after this season, remains pretty chill in regards to his name being mentioned in the NBA’s rumor mill. “I know it’s a […]


Grizzlies’ Conley to undergo season-ending surgery

The Memphis Grizzlies have announced that point guard Mike Conley will undergo season-ending surgery to smooth a small bone protrusion in his left heel. Conley is expected to make a full recovery ahead of the team’s 2018 training camp. Conley has been out since Nov. 13 and averaged 17.1 points and 4.1 assists in the 12 […]


Grizzlies gauging McLemore’s trade value

The Memphis Grizzlies are gauging the trade value of shooting guard Ben McLemore, according to a report from Basketball Insiders. McLemore signed a two-year, $10.7 million deal with the Grizzlies this past summer after spending the first four years of his career with the Sacramento Kings. The 6-5 guard has appeared in 23 games with Memphis […]