HoopsHype Mike Conley rumors


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There are scenarios in which Conley could return in a possible Western Conference semifinals series against the Golden State Warriors, league sources said, but that’s uncertain until the healing process begins, the pain lessens and Conley can be fitted for a mask. Yahoo! Sports

"We don't know a lot, but the procedure was good and we'll see how it goes from here," said Grizzlies coach Dave Joerger, who indicated he will prepare as if Conley would be out for an extended period. "We've been trying to patch it together all year. We've had a lot of injuries, and one thing this team has done this season is it's stuck together." ESPN.com

April 26, 2015 Updates

Greg Oden could be preparing himself for another NBA comeback attempt. If he does, Mike Conley wouldn't be surprised. "He's talked about that he's not ready to leave the game. I can tell you that," Conley said. "He wants to play." The Memphis Grizzlies point guard and Oden have been close friends since their childhood days in Indiana. The two were basketball teammates through middle school, AAU, high school and college. Oregonian

Conley said the two stay in touch. "He texted me after Game 1 (of the playoff series against Portland). He told me 'Good game,' " Conley said. "I see him every time I go back to Columbus in the summertime." Oregonian

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