MEMPHIS, June 29, 2012 - The Memphis Grizzlies extended qualifying offers to restricted free agent forwards Marreese Speights and Darrell Arthur, Grizzlies General Manger and Vice President of Basketball Operations Chris Wallace announced today.
Memphis, June 28, 2012– The Memphis Grizzlies selected guard Tony Wroten, Jr. with the No. 25 overall pick in the first round of the 2012 NBA Draft, Grizzlies General Manager and Vice President of Basketball Operations Chris Wallace announced.
In his lone season at the University of Washington, Wroten, Jr. (6-6, 203) became the first freshman in school history to earn First Team All-Conference honors, ranking fifth in the Pac-12 in scoring (16.0 points), eighth in assists (3.7) and second in steals (1.9) in 35 games.
Watch the press conference introducing Tony Wroten, Jr. to local media live today (6/29) at 4pm (CST). Note: please refresh your screen at 4pm and 4:30pm to see the feed.
Stay on this page for Pete Pranica's one-on-one with Tony at 4:30pm(ish). We will be answering some fan questions submitted via facebook, twitter via #GrizzChat, Google +, and the Grizzlies Fan Boards.
MEMPHIS, June 26, 2012 — The Memphis Grizzlies announced that team doctor and Campbell Clinic Chief of Staff Frederick M. Azar, MD was voted Physician of the Year by the National Basketball Athletic Trainers Association (NBATA) during the association’s recent meeting in Chicago. The award is given out annually to a physician who is recognized by the NBATA for outstanding service and care. Dr. Azar will receive the award in Memphis when the Dallas Mavericks play the Memphis Grizzlies next season.
MEMPHIS, June 20, 2012 – Memphis Grizzlies’ forward Zach Randolph is teaming up with Ashley Furniture HomeStore to offer guests 20 percent off their purchases at all four Memphis-area Ashley Furniture HomeStore locations on Saturday, June 23. In addition, Randolph will be signing autographs and taking photos with fans at the Southaven location (6129 Airways Blvd.) from 2-4 p.m.