1. 2010 NBA Draft: Five Predictions About Memphis Grizzlies Draft

    With three first-round draft picks in Thursday's 2010 NBA Draft, NBA experts will be watching the Memphis Grizzlies. Some reports say that they could trade for New Orleans point guard Chris Paul...

    A. Enslen Butler Written by A. Enslen Butler about 4 years ago 856 reads 3 comments

  2. NCAA Probe into Kentucky's Eric Bledsoe: Who is the Biggest Victim?

    With all of the Pro-John Calipari vs. Anti-John Calipari talk that will surround this Eric Bledsoe story in the coming days, I only felt bad for one person. Eric Blesdoe...

    A. Enslen Butler Written by A. Enslen Butler about over 4 years ago 2,066 reads 27 comments

  3. 2010 NBA Mock Draft: Philadelphia Wins by Choosing Second Overall

    Now that the draft order is set and we know the Washington Wizards have the first overall pick, we can talk about who team's should select. Looking at the draft, it is surprising that there are not more quality point guards...

    A. Enslen Butler Written by A. Enslen Butler about over 4 years ago 1,846 reads 1 comments

  4. 2010 NBA Draft: Five Players the Memphis Grizzlies Should Consider Drafting

    The Memphis Grizzlies will pick 12th in the upcoming 2010 NBA Draft. The Grizzlies finished 40-42 as they were one of the most improved teams in the NBA. However, the team does have some absolute needs...

    A. Enslen Butler Written by A. Enslen Butler about over 4 years ago 1,308 reads 0 comments

  5. NBA Free Agent Rumors: Five Players That Must Change Teams To Win a Title

    With LeBron James' exit from the 2010 NBA playoffs, we can talk about free agency and what will happen on July 1. It will be the NBA's own soap opera...

    A. Enslen Butler Written by A. Enslen Butler about over 4 years ago 8,011 reads 9 comments

  6. 2010 NBA Mock Draft: Five Kentucky Players Go In First Round

    Kentucky came up short in the NCAA Tournament, but they poised to win the 2010 NBA Draft. I believe that the Wildcats will have five players drafted in the first round, four in the lottery...

    A. Enslen Butler Written by A. Enslen Butler about over 4 years ago 3,458 reads 3 comments

  7. 2010 NFL Draft: Will Tim Tebow Start for the Denver Broncos in 2011-12?

    Florida quarterback Tim Tebow was one of the best college football players ever. He has also turned into one of the most polarizing players in recent memory...

    A. Enslen Butler Written by A. Enslen Butler about over 4 years ago 4,372 reads 9 comments

  8. Lionel Hollins Deserving of Three-Year Extension

    I wrote earlier this season that Lionel Hollins deserved consideration for Coach of the Year. Now, I am happy that Hollins has signed a three-year extension to remain with the Memphis Grizzlies...

    A. Enslen Butler Written by A. Enslen Butler about over 4 years ago 216 reads 0 comments

  9. 2010 NBA Draft: An Early Look at the April Mock Draft

    It is never too soon to talk about the NBA Draft. So here is my projection for the 2010 Draft. I have included players who have not declared their intentions. So there are players who could decide to return to school...

    A. Enslen Butler Written by A. Enslen Butler about over 4 years ago 9,437 reads 4 comments

  10. Decision Time: Five Big Choices Facing Memphis Grizzlies This Offseason

    As the 2009-2010 season ends, the Memphis Grizzlies will enter a very important offseason. They have four of their five starters under contract for next year. They also have three first-round picks and two restricted free agents to resign or not...

    A. Enslen Butler Written by A. Enslen Butler about over 4 years ago 2,315 reads 1 comments

  11. A 68-Team Field?: Expand the NCAA Basketball Tournament the Right Way

    Everyone has heard the drumbeat to expand the NCAA Tournament. Florida coach Billy Donovan, whose team was on the bubble and got in this season, is in favor of it. Other coaches are in favor of it...

    A. Enslen Butler Written by A. Enslen Butler about over 4 years ago 248 reads 0 comments

  12. Memphis Grizzlies Win Raises Questions about Boston Celtics' Future

    Surprised that Memphis rolled Boston on the road last night? I was not. Memphis went to TD Garden and beat the Celtics and their top-ranked defense, 111-91. It was one of those games that was not as close as it seemed...

    A. Enslen Butler Written by A. Enslen Butler about over 4 years ago 225 reads 0 comments

  13. Let Him Be: Why Hasheem Thabeet Should Stay in the D-League

    Hasheem Thabeet is back with the Memphis Grizzlies. Remember all of that talk about letting the second overall pick in the 2009 NBA Draft work on his game and get experience? Well, it lasted all of six games with the Dakota Wizards...

    A. Enslen Butler Written by A. Enslen Butler about over 4 years ago 940 reads 2 comments

  14. Will Rudy Gay Come Back to Memphis Grizzlies in 2010-11 Season?

    With about 20 games left in the Memphis Grizzlies season, you have to wonder if forward Rudy Gay will still be around for next season...

    A. Enslen Butler Written by A. Enslen Butler about over 4 years ago 823 reads 0 comments

  15. Memphis Grizzlies' Hasheem Thabeet Should Be Happy Going to D-League

    Seriously, Hasheem Thabeet should be smiling today. The Memphis Grizzlies sent their 2009 second overall draft pick down to the NBA's Developmental League Thursday...

    A. Enslen Butler Written by A. Enslen Butler about over 4 years ago 1,015 reads 4 comments

  16. Memphis Grizzlies' Ronnie Brewer's Injury: One More Bad Sign For the Team

    Be honest, it was going too well. The Memphis Grizzlies had a winning record at the All-Star Break. Zach Randolph made the Western Conference All-Star team. And the team is contending for a playoff spot...

    A. Enslen Butler Written by A. Enslen Butler about over 4 years ago 421 reads 0 comments

  17. NBA Trade Rumors: Are The Memphis Grizzlies Shopping OJ Mayo?

    The San Jose Mercury-News is reporting that Memphis has offered O.J. Mayo for Golden State's Monta Ellis. The paper is also reporting that the Warriors turned down the deal...

    A. Enslen Butler Written by A. Enslen Butler about over 4 years ago 1,790 reads 1 comments

  18. Memphis Grizzlies Report Card, Part 1: Defense Needs More Effort

    The Memphis Grizzlies are still in the playoff hunt at the midway point of the 2009-2010 season. Not bad for a team that has lost its last four games before the All-Star Break...

    A. Enslen Butler Written by A. Enslen Butler about over 4 years ago 132 reads 0 comments

  19. NBA Trade Rumor: Utah's Ronnie Brewer To Memphis, Helps Both Teams

    Although the talk has died down a touch, there are still rumors that the Memphis Grizzlies will be players as the NBA trading deadline approaches. One of the biggest rumors is that Utah guard/forward Ronnie Brewer will be traded to Memphis...

    A. Enslen Butler Written by A. Enslen Butler about over 4 years ago 905 reads 0 comments

  20. Ray Allen Is Right: Fans Role in NBA All-Star Voting Should Be Limited

    I am glad someone stepped forward about NBA All-Star Game voting. Last week, the Boston Celtics' Ray Allen spoke out and argued that the fans' role in determining the starting lineup should be minimized...

    A. Enslen Butler Written by A. Enslen Butler about over 4 years ago 132 reads 1 comments

  21. Memphis Grizzlies' Lionel Hollins Should Be Coach of the Year Contender

    For NBA watchers who missed it before the holidays, Memphis Grizzlies coach Lionel Hollins won the Western Conference Coach of the Month award for December. Frankly, the award was well deserved...

    A. Enslen Butler Written by A. Enslen Butler about over 4 years ago 624 reads 0 comments

  22. Did Tennessee AD Mike Hamilton Force Early Enrollees To Go To Class?

    One of the murky parts of the Lane Kiffin-to-USC fiasco concerns the early enrollees that were on the University of Tennessee campus Tuesday night...

    A. Enslen Butler Written by A. Enslen Butler about over 4 years ago 1,224 reads 9 comments

  23. The Top 10 Dunkers in Memphis Grizzlies History

    The other day I was thinking about great dunkers in basketball and I thought about the Memphis Grizzlies. I looked around but could not find a list of the best dunkers in team history...

    A. Enslen Butler Written by A. Enslen Butler about over 4 years ago 16,729 reads 3 comments

  24. Memphis Grizzlies Can Make the 2010 NBA Playoffs

    Playoffs? The Grizzlies? The Memphis Grizzlies? Don't laugh. As of Monday, Memphis is four-and-one-half games from the No. 8 spot in the Western Conference. Yes, they are still last in the Southwest Division...

    A. Enslen Butler Written by A. Enslen Butler about over 4 years ago 602 reads 2 comments

  25. Memphis Grizzlies' Zach Randolph: He Deserves All-Star Nod

    Zach Randolph had a lot of doubters going into his first season with the Memphis Grizzlies. But he has silenced all of those critics by becoming a team leader and one of the best power forwards in the Western Conference this season...

    A. Enslen Butler Written by A. Enslen Butler about over 4 years ago 683 reads 1 comments