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November 5, 2014 Updates
November 4, 2014 Updates

Grizzlies guard Tony Allen has been fined $15,000 for intentionally striking a camera on the baseline during the team’s 93-81 victory over the New Orleans Pelicans in FedExForum, the NBA announced Tuesday afternoon. The incident occurred Monday night with 10:01 remaining in the third quarter of the game. Memphis Commercial Appeal

The Memphis Grizzlies signed guard Kalin Lucas, the team announced today. Per team policy, terms of the deal are not disclosed. NBA.com

Tony Allen is one of the most passionate players in the NBA, but his enthusiasm may have got him in trouble Monday night in Memphis. The tenacious defender was upset he was called for a foul, turned around, and slapped a cameraman who was courtside. Allen obviously wasn’t intending to slap the guy – but why would he want to slap a camera, anyway? – but his lack of sympathy after the hit is mildly troubling. Maybe he was so “in the zone” that he didn’t realize it. The Big Lead

November 2, 2014 Updates

Grizzlies coach David Joerger says starting guard Courtney Lee will be "out a while" with a concussion. Lee will not play Saturday night at Charlotte, and Joerger said before the game he wasn't sure who would start in his place. ESPN.com

November 1, 2014 Updates

Grizzlies coach David Joerger says starting guard Courtney Lee will be "out a while" with a concussion. Lee will not play Saturday night at Charlotte, and Joerger said before the game he wasn't sure who would start in his place. ESPN.com

October 31, 2014 Updates
October 30, 2014 Updates

Next summer, Grizzles center Marc Gasol, a versatile and supremely talented 7-foot center, will be a free agent. The Knicks, with more than $20 million of cap space, are expected to make a run at him. Pau, in town with the Bulls, his new team, said it is “possible” his 29-year-old brother could wind up in New York and mentioned he has talked to Marc about Knicks president Phil Jackson in the past. “We’ll see what happens next year, what he decides. Hopefully he’ll have a strong year and all the options in the world, because he’s one of the top centers, interior players in the league, so any team would be fortunate to have him,” the 34-year-old Spaniard said of his younger brother, before the Bulls demolished the Knicks, 104-80, Wednesday night at the Garden. “It’s a personal decision. I talked to my brother enough about Phil that he knows what he brings to the table. New York Post

October 29, 2014 Updates
October 28, 2014 Updates

Gasol has stuck in his craw a failed 2009 trade — driven by former Griz coach Marc Iavaroni — that would have sent Conley to Milwaukee for Ramon Sessions and Joe Alexander. Conley hasn’t dwelled on it. He’s instead allowed his play to speak loudly as one of the main voices among the Grizzlies’ cry for relevancy as a Western Conference contender. Conley is coming off a season in which he averaged a career-best 17.2 points by attacking the rim at a rate that ranked 15th in the league. Conley’s 8.6 turnovers per 100 possessions ranked third among point guards behind Chris Paul and Jose Calderon. “Man,” forward Zach Randolph said, “I don’t know where we would be without Mike.” Memphis Commercial Appeal

Gasol said the key is staying focused on scoring. “He can get to the paint. He can shoot and float it. Now, he has to work on the mental part of the game,” Gasol said. “He has to say, ‘I’m going to take over the game.’ Not just play the way we play it. There’s times when he has to take over because he’s the quickest guy out there and the easiest way to the paint. When I came back (from injury last season) I kept telling him to keep doing it. We need him to stay at that aggressive level.” Memphis Commercial Appeal

October 27, 2014 Updates
 

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