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Grizzlies official tapped for Tennessee sports betting panel

Aug. 27, 2019 12:00 PM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A Memphis Grizzlies official is joining a council that will regulate Tennessee's new online-only sports betting law. In Monday's letter, Tennessee Senate Speaker Randy McNally announced Kandace C. Stewart will serve a term on the sports betting board that expires June 30, 2021....

Dwight Howard waived by Grizzlies ahead of Lakers move

Aug. 24, 2019 6:56 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Memphis Grizzlies have waived Dwight Howard ahead of the veteran center's expected move to the Los Angeles Lakers. The Grizzlies announced the move Saturday. They acquired Howard in a trade with Washington last month. Howard still must clear waivers before he can sign with another...

Grizzlies make Niele Ivey NBA's 9th female assistant coach

Aug. 5, 2019 4:17 PM EDT

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — The Memphis Grizzlies have hired former Notre Dame women's associate head coach Niele (knee-L) Ivey among the new assistants on Taylor Jenkins' staff. There are now nine women coaches in the NBA. The Grizzlies also announced Monday the hiring of Brad Jones, David McClure, James...

Grizzlies to celebrate 25th season with Vancouver throwbacks

Aug. 1, 2019 7:03 PM EDT

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — The Grizzlies haven't called Vancouver home since 2000. That's not stopping them from tapping their Canadian roots to celebrate the NBA franchise's 25th season. Memphis unveiled two throwback uniforms Thursday Jason Wexler, the Grizzlies' president, says they wanted to take a special...

Grizzlies sign guard Marko Guduric to multi-year deal

Jul. 31, 2019 5:41 PM EDT

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — The Memphis Grizzlies have signed guard Marko Guduric to a multi-year contract. Terms of the deal weren't announced. The 24-year-old Guduric has played for Fenerbahce in Turkey the last two seasons. Guduric averaged 9.4 points and shot 47.7 percent from 3-point range while leading...