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Kawhi Leonard and Terance Mann lead Clippers to 101-95 victory over Grizzlies

Feb. 23, 2024 23:57 PM EST

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Kawhi Leonard scored 24 points, Terance Mann had a season-high 23 points and 12 rebounds and the Los Angeles Clippers pulled away in the fourth quarter for a 101-95 victory over the Memphis Grizzlies on Friday night. Paul George added 14 points for Los Angeles...

Stained glass window showing dark-skinned Jesus Christ heading to Memphis museum

Feb. 23, 2024 17:03 PM EST

WARREN, R.I. (AP) — A nearly 150-year-old stained-glass church window in Rhode Island that depicts a dark-skinned Jesus Christ interacting with women in New Testament scenes — known to many as the “Black Gospel Window” — has found a new home at a museum in Tennessee. The...

Tyler Kolek has school-record 18 assists to help No. 7 Marquette rout DePaul, 105-71

Feb. 21, 2024 23:58 PM EST

MILWAUKEE (AP) — The only suspenseful part of Marquette’s blowout victory over slumping DePaul was whether Tyler Kolek would remain on the floor long enough to break the Golden Eagles’ 29-year-old game assists record. Kolek got it with plenty of time to spare. ...

Mom arrested after Instagram post about 5-year-old daughter helping wax adult clients

Feb. 21, 2024 12:57 PM EST

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — A Tennessee woman who posted photos on Instagram that appear to show her 5-year-old daughter helping her wax adult clients for hair removal has been charged with child neglect, according to police records. The Memphis Police Department received multiple...

Jones leads Memphis against Charlotte

Feb. 20, 2024 03:44 AM EST

Charlotte 49ers (17-8, 11-2 AAC) at Memphis Tigers (18-8, 7-6 AAC) Memphis, Tennessee; Wednesday, 8 p.m. EST BOTTOM LINE: Memphis faces the Charlotte 49ers after David Jones scored 33 points in Memphis' 106-79 loss to the SMU Mustangs. The Tigers are...

Wright scores 26 off the bench and SMU takes down Memphis 106-79

Feb. 18, 2024 19:03 PM EST

DALLAS (AP) — Ricardo Wright's 26 points off of the bench led SMU to a 106-79 victory over Memphis on Sunday night. Wright was 9 of 12 shooting (6 for 8 from 3-point range) for the Mustangs (19-7, 10-3 American Athletic Conference). Samuell Williamson scored 18 points while going 8...

Ziaire Williams, GG Jackson score 27 points apiece as Grizzlies hang on for 113-110 win over Bucks

Feb. 16, 2024 01:18 AM EST

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Ziaire Williams and GG Jackson scored 27 points apiece, and the Memphis Grizzlies held on for a 113-110 victory over the Milwaukee Bucks on Thursday night in the last game for both teams before the All-Star break. Vince Williams added 18 points, 12 rebounds...

North Texas hosts Memphis following Jones' 23-point showing

Feb. 15, 2024 03:47 AM EST

Memphis Tigers (18-6, 7-4 AAC) at North Texas Mean Green (13-10, 6-5 AAC) Denton, Texas; Thursday, 8 p.m. EST FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Mean Green -1; over/under is 136 BOTTOM LINE: Memphis takes on the North Texas Mean Green after David Jones scored 23...

GG Jackson has 20, Jaren Jackson adds 18 as Grizzlies snap skid with 121-113 win over Rockets.

Feb. 15, 2024 00:04 AM EST

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — GG Jackson scored 20 points, Jaren Jackson Jr. had 18, including 11 in the fourth quarter, and the Memphis Grizzlies ended their nine-game losing streak with a 121-113 victory over the Houston Rockets on Wednesday night. Luke Kennard finished with 19 points,...

Witness thought Tyre Nichols was already dead at the scene of police beating, new documents show

Feb. 14, 2024 17:13 PM EST

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — The city of Memphis on Wednesday released hundreds of pages of documents tied to the January 2023 fatal beating of Tyre Nichols by five police officers, including an account from a witness who saw Nichols slumped on the pavement and thought he was already dead. ...