First All-Defensive Selection for Franchise and Seven-Year Veteran

MEMPHIS, May 9, 2011 – Memphis Grizzlies guard Tony
Allen was selected to the 2010-11 NBA All-Defensive Second Team, becoming the
first Grizzlies player to earn All-Defensive honors, the league announced today.
Named to an All-Defensive Team for the first time in his career, Allen led the
Second Team with 23 points overall, including seven First Team votes.