Friday Jun 14
Times: Clippers Impressed With Lionel Hollins After Interview
May 21, 2013; San Antonio, TX, USA; Memphis Grizzlies head coach Lionel Hollins reacts against the San Antonio Spurs in game two of the Western Conference finals of the 2013 NBA Playoffs at AT After two days of interviewing with the Los Angeles Clippers , the Los Angeles Times reports that the team walked away impressed with Lionel Hollins : After ... (more)
Friday Jun 14
DeMar DeRozan, Mike Conley, Tyreke Evans, and the Complexities of Young Talent
In his debut piece for the site, Mohamed Mohamed takes a look at some of the challenges facing General Managers when they evaluate young talent, and in particular, looks at one such problem player, the Raptors' DeMar DeRozan.
Thu Jun 13, 2013
Parting is such sweet sorrow
What words could really comfort the man who endured the losing seasons of the then-Vancouver Grizzlies, but yet came back to coach the Memphis Grizzlies to the Western Conference Championship? How does new ownership really explain to the loyal legion of Grizz Nation how "differing views" turned into the non-renewal of a contract and the firing of a ... (more)
Tue Jun 11, 2013
Why Lionel Hollins Would Be the Perfect Fit With the Denver Nuggets
This season, the Grizzlies had a franchise best 56-26 record and made it all the way to the Western Conference Finals for the first time in franchise history.
Mon Jun 10, 2013
Memphis Commercial Appeal
Geoff Calkins: He cleaned up a mess, and now he's gone
Nikki Boertman/The Commercial Appeal Despite leading the Grizzlies to the Western Conference finals, coach Lionel Hollins was released by team management on Monday.
Lionel Hollins Reportedly Will Not Return to Memphis Grizzlies Next Season
According to the Commercial Appeal 's Ronald Tillery , the Grizzlies decided on Monday not to renew the 59-year-old Hollins' contract: Lionel Hollins is out as Griz head coach.
Fri Jun 07, 2013
WNYC-AM New York
Who Wore It Best: NBA Edition
Basketball fans were surprised to see a commercial for the NBA's new fashion blog during the play-offs.
The Wages of Wins Journal
Is Lionel Hollins the right coach for the Grizzlies?
Filed under: Basketball Stories and tagged with: Lionel Hollins , Marc Gasol , Memphis Grizzlies , Mike Conley , Rudy Gay , Tony Allen , Zach Randolph Following up on his recent article about NBA coaches , Dave Berri was asked by 3 Shades of Blue to answer some questions about Lionel Hollins and the Memphis Grizzlies' coaching situation.
Lichtenstein: Nets' Coaching Wheel Should Land On Hollins
When interim coach P.J.Carlesimo was terminated the day after the Nets' Game 7 loss at home to Chicago over a month ago, Brooklyn seemed to be the primary landing spot for free-agent coaches.
Wed Jun 05, 2013
Sports Media 101
Grizzlies 2012-2013 Season Grades: Mike Conley
Grizzlies 101 provides 24/7 obsessive sports coverage of the Memphis Grizzlies as a part of Sports Media 101 .
Tue Jun 04, 2013
Clippers Courting Hollins
The Clippers have asked for and received permission to speak to Memphis Grizzlies' coach Lionel Hollins, according to ESPNLA's Ramona Shelburne.
The Washington Post
Spursa Parker a cut above
Tony Parker, in his 12th season, has outplayed much younger point guards on the Spurs' way to the NBA Finals.
Sun Jun 02, 2013
Lionel Hollins Deserves More Respect Than Memphis Grizzlies Are Giving Him
When the team surprisingly traded franchise forward Rudy Gay, all signs pointed towards Management wants a coach willing to buy into the analytic movement, using those mechanisms to make roster, lineup and system decisions.
Grizzlies allow coach Lionel Hollins to talk to other teams
Memphis, TN, United States - The Memphis Grizzlies have allowed coach Lionel Hollins to talk to other teams after "major philosophical differences" stalled initial talks for a contract extension.
Report: Lionel Hollins Had Confrontation with Grizzlies Exec John Hollinger
's report at Yahoo! Sports , the old-school coach clashed with John Hollinger, the man behind the Grizzlies' forward-thinking analytics movement, communications have been strained for quite some time.
Fri May 31, 2013
KSAT-TV San Antonio
How 2011 deal for Kawhi Leonard got Spurs back to NBA Finals
The Memphis Grizzlies did the Spurs an unintentional favor two years ago in the playoffs.
All-NBA Teams, Playoffs Edition: Where Does Roy Hibbert Rank?
Making an All-NBA Team is one of the top honors an NBA player can receive. If a player makes one of the three teams, they know they played at a very high level during the regular season.
Wed May 29, 2013
Hot commodity Hollins hopes to return to Griz
Lionel Hollins said Tuesday he hopes to be back with the Memphis Grizzlies but is being "realistic" about his coaching future in the NBA.
Grizzlies hold off Thunder for first-ever trip to West Finals
There will be a new Western Conference champion after the Memphis Grizzlies eliminated the Oklahoma City Thunder in another close battle at Chesapeake Energy Arena Wednesday.
The Memphis Flyer
Griz Roster Prognosis: In Order of Probable Return
Mike Conley: Under contract for three more years and with just over $26 million guaranteed left.