Category Archives: Memphis Grizzlies

First Female NBA Video Coordinator Trish McGhee

  Black History The First NBA Female Video Coordinator Central High School has produced some amazing basketball talent over the years. One in particular who stands out in the history books is Trish McGhee. The Point Guard legend was a 5-foot-6 jet with range. She would electrify the crowd with her outstanding shooting. Trish signed with The University of Minnesota

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The End of the Innocence: The Maturation of the Memphis Grizzlies franchise..

It happens to everyone at some point. An event that forces you to lose the idealism of youth. Sometimes it’s a death in the family, or moving from one city to another. Sometimes it’s when you move out of your parents house for the first time (the second and third time don’t count). Sometimes it’s that first time you have

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At the Crossroads: The Story of the 2018-19 Memphis Grizzlies

The song Crossroads by Robert Johnson was a classic before the version by Cream made it a worldwide hit. While many people associate the crossroads mentioned in the song with the intersection of Highway 61 and Highway 49 in Clarkesdale, Mississippi, most people associate the crossroads with another more sinister tale. The rumor that guitarist and song writer Robert Johnson

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Back 2 Good? – A Preview of the 2018-2019 Memphis Grizzlies

Prior to 2018 the fans of the Memphis Grizzlies were not used to having their late Aprils and early Mays so boring.  For seven consecutive springs, from 2011 to 2017, the Memphis Grizzlies had made the playoffs.  Even the 2015-2016 campaign that saw the Grizzlies set the record for the number of players who were on a NBA roster finished

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The Culture Club – An Old School Coach and a Young Team Changed a Franchise

On November 12, 2002 The Memphis Grizzlies, off to an 0-8 start, fired head coach Sidney Lowe.  Well technically he resigned, but that is semantics.  New President of Basketball Operations Jerry West was determined to turn around a franchise that had never had a winning season since its inception in Vancouver.  Speculation swirled all day as to who would be

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