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October 27, 2014 Updates
October 26, 2014 Updates

The New York Knicks don’t appear positioned to be a championship contender in the near future. But could that change by pairing Gasol with Carmelo Anthony? There already is a strong belief that Knicks boss Phil Jackson will target Gasol because of his belief that Gasol is the quintessential center to play in the triangle offense. Memphis Commercial Appeal

Marc Gasol understands that he will be peppered with questions about his pending free agency all season. But the Grizzlies’ center plans to stay with this script. “That’s so far down the line that it’s not on my mind. I just want to do my freaking job every day,” Gasol said. “You never know what might happen in seven or eight months. The franchise might go in a different direction. We’re going to see how we all feel in July. All of the talk now won’t change that fact.” Memphis Commercial Appeal

Gasol and Griz brass can't start talking about a new deal until mid-December when Gasol is eligible for a contract extension. If Gasol signed an extension then it would be limited to three years. Becoming a free agent next summer makes Gasol able to sign a five-year deal with the Griz or a four-year pact with another team. Either way, he figures to command the maximum salary for a player with his years of service. And Gasol would improve his total financial package by at least $50 million by waiting. “It’s not going to be an issue with his situation,” forward Zach Randolph told the Associated Press. “It shouldn’t be. Believe me if Memphis don’t want him, there’s a lot of other teams that want him, so I don't think he’s going anywhere.” Memphis Commercial Appeal

October 25, 2014 Updates

Shams Charania: The Memphis Grizzlies have waived guard Kalin Lucas, who'll play for Iowa in the D-League if he clears waivers, league source tells RealGM. Twitter @ShamsCharania

Tayshaun Prince, the NBA small forward who currently plays for the "Memphis Grizzlies", has reportedly purchased a home in North Palm Beach, Fla., for $3.1 million. Prince snagged the home for a discount as property records show that it was listed for $3.28 million. The home came up on market in mid September and closed deal by the end of that month marking a pretty quick sale. Realty Today

October 24, 2014 Updates
October 22, 2014 Updates

The Memphis Grizzlies waived forward Earl Clark and center Hassan Whiteside, the team announced today. Both players were signed as free agents on Sept. 25. NBA.com

The Grizzlies have waived Earl Clark and Hassan Whiteside, according to the RealGM transactions log, though the team has yet to make a formal annoucement. They possessed two of the team’s four remaining non-guaranteed contracts, and their subtraction leaves Memphis at 16 players, one more than the team can carry on opening night. Hoops Rumors

October 20, 2014 Updates

Carter appreciates that the Mavs didn’t pass on him at a time when his stock wasn’t high after disappointing stints in Orlando and Phoenix. “[Mark] Cuban believed in me in the beginning when I guess a lot of people felt like I was just done or couldn’t play anymore,” Carter said. “I just got better and better. A lot of guys think when you get to that age, how can you get better? But I think I got better. I fit with this team. I think it worked and coach made it work. I was just glad to be a part of it.” ESPN.com

Chip Crain: Grizzlies announce new multi year partnership with Horseshoe Casino. The Horseshoe Club will replace Lexus Lounge & feature @kelly_english. Twitter @3Shadesofblue

October 15, 2014 Updates

Durant even bounced around a little during warmups, celebrated with his teammates after nice plays and walked without a limp during timeouts. At halftime, he fired up some flat-footed practice shots. At one point, Grizzlies forward Zach Randolph peered down the benches toward Durant, pointed downward and mouthed: “Your foot good?” Durant gave him an approving nod. Oklahoman

October 13, 2014 Updates

The Memphis Grizzlies waived guard Luke Hancock, the team announced today. Hancock (6-6, 200) recorded two points in nine minutes in his lone preseason appearance on Oct. 9 at Houston. Undrafted in the 2014 NBA Draft, the Louisville product signed with the Grizzlies as a free agent on Sept. 25. The Grizzlies’ roster now stands at 18 players. NBA.com

October 12, 2014 Updates

History says Tayshaun Prince has started 838 regular season games since the beginning of the 2003-04 season. That’s the second-most in the NBA behind Cleveland’s LeBron James. The Grizzlies own a .640 winning percentage in 113 regular season games since Prince arrived to Memphis in a trade involving Rudy Gay. Prince, 34, doesn’t sound like someone who lives in the past, no matter how flattering. However, the 6-9 veteran forward clearly expects his future in the league to be just as relevant. Griz brass failed in several attempts to trade Prince this summer. But he remains part of the Grizzlies’ equation and ardent about continuing a significant role with an apparent Western Conference contender. Memphis Commercial Appeal

October 9, 2014 Updates

Michael Beasley may not have played his way out of the NBA, but, for now, that's where the former Miami Heat forward is headed. A source with the Memphis Grizzlies confirmed to the Sun Sentinel that Beasley has left the team to sign in China. South Florida Sun-Sentinel

 

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