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#IMHO: A look at the Grizzlies’ guards

By Lang Whitaker / March 26, 2020 / Comments Off on #IMHO: A look at the Grizzlies’ guards

Grind City Media’s Lang Whitaker and Michael Wallace have been covering the NBA since shorts were short and socks were long, but their opinions about the League don’t always mesh. #IMHO is their weekly chance to weigh in on the most pertinent news from around the NBA. What’s lit? What’s lame? Find out each week…

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Lang’s World: An Expert’s Tips For Working from Home

By Lang Whitaker / March 24, 2020 / Comments Off on Lang’s World: An Expert’s Tips For Working from Home

Working from home sounds like a breeze. Wait, I can do my job and don’t have to leave my house? Let’s go! In actuality, WFH can easily be more like WTH. I’ve been there: I’d spent over a decade at the same job, working out of the same office, and eventually I got to the…

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MikeCheck: Grizzlies’ rapid progress this season reaffirms promising future amid NBA’s hiatus

By Michael Wallace / March 23, 2020 / Comments Off on MikeCheck: Grizzlies’ rapid progress this season reaffirms promising future amid NBA’s hiatus

The impact of the COVID-19 virus, and the battle to get through this crisis, have drastically altered many aspects of our lives. One thing’s for certain; we’re all in this together – both in struggle and in strength. Prioritizing health, safety and sanity must continue to be the focus.

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Lang’s World: A Quarantine Viewing Guide

By Lang Whitaker / March 22, 2020 / Comments Off on Lang’s World: A Quarantine Viewing Guide

I should start by telling you that I have no idea what to tell you. I’m guessing most of you right now are as flummoxed by the state of the world as I am, with COVID-19 running through the land as wild as Hulkamania was back in the ‘80s. There’s no sports. I can’t go…

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MikeCheck: Grizzlies ‘deserve to be here’ positioned for playoffs facing NBA’s toughest closing slate

By Michael Wallace / March 6, 2020 / Comments Off on MikeCheck: Grizzlies ‘deserve to be here’ positioned for playoffs facing NBA’s toughest closing slate

Facing the NBA’s most brutal schedule the rest of the way, Memphis must brace for a fight to the finish. But if these Grizzlies have proved nothing else as one of the league’s most surprising teams this season, it’s that they pack a tough chin, plenty of punch and a youthful energy that keeps them bouncing back in the face of every challenge.

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#IMHO: Giannis or Harden, plus awards favorites

By Lang Whitaker / March 5, 2020 / Comments Off on #IMHO: Giannis or Harden, plus awards favorites

Grind City Media’s Lang Whitaker and Michael Wallace have been covering the NBA since shorts were short and socks were long, but their opinions about the League don’t always mesh. #IMHO is their weekly chance to weigh in on the most pertinent news from around the NBA. What’s lit? What’s lame? Find out each week…

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MikeCheck: As chairman of boards, Valanciunas anchors Grizzlies through career’s most prolific stretch

By Michael Wallace / March 4, 2020 / Comments Off on MikeCheck: As chairman of boards, Valanciunas anchors Grizzlies through career’s most prolific stretch

BROOKLYN, N.Y. – When it comes to snagging rebounds, few players in the NBA are on a more prolific tear right now than Grizzlies center Jonas Valanciunas.

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Lang’s World: Next Up? Grizz Gaming

By Lang Whitaker / March 3, 2020 / Comments Off on Lang’s World: Next Up? Grizz Gaming

We huddled around the table as the clock ticked 10 minutes down to zero, letting us know that the break leading into the third round was almost up. And we weren’t sure exactly what we were going to be able to do. Was our draft plan going to actually work? Would we have to call…

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#IMHO: The dunk contest, stretch runs and should Curry sit?

By Lang Whitaker / February 27, 2020 / Comments Off on #IMHO: The dunk contest, stretch runs and should Curry sit?

Grind City Media’s Lang Whitaker and Michael Wallace have been covering the NBA since shorts were short and socks were long, but their opinions about the League don’t always mesh. #IMHO is their weekly chance to weigh in on the most pertinent news from around the NBA. What’s lit? What’s lame? Find out each week…

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MikeCheck: Grizzlies eager to return to FedExForum for key set, regroup from painful road trip

By Michael Wallace / February 27, 2020 / Comments Off on MikeCheck: Grizzlies eager to return to FedExForum for key set, regroup from painful road trip

Still in search of their first victory since returning from the All-Star break, the Grizzlies (28-30) return home to regroup from their longest losing streak since November. And there are two sets of reasons why regaining their footing could be a major challenge for the Grizzlies.

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