NBA is back, which means Ellis is back on trading block

ESPN.com's Ric Bucher reported on SportsCenter Wednesday (and then Tweeted it, which is where I learned the news) that the Warriors have offered Monta Ellis (and change) to the Memphis Grizzlies for Rudy Gay.

By | November 30th, 2011|9 Comments

Scouting assignment: Watch Mayo, Thabeet tonight

The Grizzlies and Warriors play twice in the next few days, with the first game between the teams tonight in Memphis (5 p.m., CNSBA). They play again Wednesday at Oracle Arena (7:30 p.m., CSNBA). So, this is your chance to really get a good look at O.J. Mayo and (hopefully) [...]

By | March 20th, 2010|7 Comments

Grizzlies send Thabeet to NBDL

The Memphis Grizzlies have decided to send rookie center Hasheem Thabeet to the NBDL for some development, according to a report on ESPN.com today. Do you think this makes him more attractive to Don Nelson and the Warriors now? If you remember (of course you remember), the Grizzlies offered shooting [...]

By | February 25th, 2010|10 Comments

Game day preview: vs. Grizzlies

Game 3 Tonight, 7:30 p.m., CSN Bay Area Opponent: Memphis Grizzlies Record: 1-3 Points scored: 107.8 Points allowed: 115.8 Probable starting lineup PG-Mike Conley (9.3 points, 2.8 rebounds, 6.3 assists) SG-O.J. Mayo (22.3 points, 5.3 rebounds, 3.5 assists) SF-Rudy Gay (18 points, 7.8 rebounds, 1.5 steals) PF-Zach Randolph (21.5 points, [...]

By | November 4th, 2009|0 Comments

Iverson gripes, could this benefit Warriors?

The Memphis Grizzlies come to Oracle Arena on Wednesday night, bringing with them a 1-3 record, a bunch of young talent, an equal ability to score points (107.8 per game) and surrender them (115.8 per contest), and one disgruntled former All-Star. Allen Iverson, who signed with the Grizzlies this offseason, [...]

By | November 4th, 2009|4 Comments

Mayo a matchup problem for Warriors

I was just checking out some NBA box scores from Sunday's slate of NBA games and read about the wild scoring fest between the Nuggets and Grizzlies. The Nuggets, one of the best teams in the NBA, prevailed, 133-123, behind Carmelo Anthony's 42 points. Quick tangent: Anthony is my very early [...]

By | November 2nd, 2009|10 Comments