Draft Variants: What prospects could result in ...
Shawn Coleman highlights some draft prospects that could go higher than expected in the 2021 NBA Draft and a few names that could fall as a result to make a favorable draft board for the Grizzlies.
Grizzlies Prospect Profile Trey Murphy III
Shawn Coleman looks at Trey Murphy III, a popular Grizzlies target in recent weeks.
Ideal Trade-up and Trade-Back locations in Draf...
Shawn Coleman identifies the ideal spots in the 2021 Draft for trade up and trade back scenarios, and then discusses the pros and cons of targeting Oregon's Chris Duarte as a potential pick.
How The Josh Christopher Workout indicates Nume...
Shawn Coleman discusses why the Josh Christopher workout is not only exciting because of Christopher himself, but also opens up many options for the Grizzlies to explore during the 2021 NBA Draft.
Grizzlies Prospect Profile Corey Kispert
Shawn Coleman breaks down the many ways Corey Kispert is arguably the most logical target for the Grizzlies in the 2021 NBA Draft.
Top 3 Grizzlies Draft Needs, Top 15 Grizzlies B...
Shawn Coleman looks at the three biggest preferences the Grizzlies should have on draft night and then the Top 15 prospects the Grizzlies should target in the first round.
Can Ja Morant And Dillon Brooks Make their Seco...
Shawn Coleman highlights the improvements of Ja Morant and Dillon Brooks as their seasons progressed, especially in the playoffs. Can Morant and Brooks sustain their improvements over a full season to take the next step in their careers?
Do the career years for Jonas Valanciunas and K...
Shawn Coleman breaks down how Jonas Valanciunas and Kyle Anderson evolved into better versions of themselves this season. Does this mean they are long-term fits for the Grizzlies continued evolution?
Player Review series: High Hopes Remain for the...
Shawn Coleman discusses the seasons of Jaren Jackson Jr. and Brandon Clarke and estimates Jaren's extension numbers and analyzes the idea of keeping and trading Brandon Clarke.
The Emergence of Grayson Allen And De'Anthony M...
Shawn Coleman looks at how Grayson Allen And Deanthony Melton were two of the most improved Grizzlies this season and what it means for their long term futures.
Draft Combine Updates, Player Review Series: De...
Shawn Coleman looks at a few of the names linked to the Grizzlies this week at the NBA draft combine and discusses the futures of Desmond Bane and Xavier Tillman in Memphis.
Player Review Series: How do the Struggles of J...
Shawn Coleman details how both Justise Winslow and Tyus Jones struggles this season and outlines their futures for next season in Memphis or elsewhere.
Player Review Series: Value at the Back of the ...
Shawn Coleman starts the 2020-2021 Player Review Series by looking at a few Grizzlies who likely will be on their way out this summer, a decision to make between young bigs, and why John Konchar is deservedly the latest in a long line of fan favorites among GrizzNation.
The Fallout of the NBA Lottery and how it impac...
Shawn Coleman analyzes the impact of the NBA fallout for the league and how it impacts Memphis on ways to move up and how the board will likely be favorable for Memphis if they stay at 17.
How Aggressive will the Grizzlies be this off-s...
Shawn Coleman welcomes Parker Fleming to discusses how aggressive the Grizzlies might be with moves this offseason.
2018 Draft Revisit, Playoff Lessons for Grizzli...
Shawn Coleman looks back at the 2018 draft, highlights a few areas of the improvement for Memphis that are critical to advance in the playoffs, and details how the Grizzlies can get creative with cap space this offseason.
Future Success, Finances, and Roster Flexibilit...
Shawn Coleman welcomes Keith Smith of Spotrac and Celtics Blog to discuss the importance of the Grizzlies financial flexibility moving forward and how the bright the future in general is here in Memphis.
Grizzlies success during Awards Season, Should ...
Shawn Coleman looks at how much success the Grizzlies Franchise has had during awards season and highlights the resumes of Desmond Bane and Xavier Tillman for the All-NBA Rookie First Team.
The Highs and Lows of This Year's NBA Playoffs ...
Shawn Coleman highlights the awesome moments and performers this postseason and the unfortunate impact of injuries.
The Value of the Grizzlies' Continuity, Dillon'...
Shawn Coleman looks at the Grizzlies' Continuity at every level of the franchise continues to grow in value, why an ALL-NBA Defensive team snub should not take away from Dillon Brooks awesome year as a defender, and why health is one of the Grizzlies biggest benefits this offseason.
Locked on Grizzlies/Pistons Crossover: Discussi...
Shawn Coleman and Ku Kahihl spend some time discussing the progressing rebuilds in Memphis and Detroit, how bright each franchise's future is, and the pros and cons of a Jerami Grant trade from the perspective of both franchises.
How the Grizzlies Progressed with their Product...
Shawn Coleman looks at how this Grizzlies roster has separated itself from previous versions of Grizzlies in the past and where it must continue to progress moving forward.
The "One Big Trade" May Not Happen This Summer
Shawn Coleman examines why the "One Big Trade" the Grizzlies are expected to make in time may not happen this summer due to the roster, the trade and free agency markets this offseason, and making the most of their most sensible trade assets.
Detailing the Important Dates of the Offseason
Shawn Coleman details the important dates for the Grizzlies' offseason, and how they could impact and indicate a specific timing the biggest decisions for Memphis over the next few months.
Start of the Summer Draft Premier with Richard ...
Shawn Coleman welcomes MavsDraft, AKA Richard Stayman, for a start of the summer draft premier on all things Grizzlies and the 2021 NBA Draft.
Outlining the Offseason with Joe Mullinax
Shawn Coleman welcomes Joe Mullinax to discuss the Jazz Series and Kleiman, the futures of several important Grizzlies and Taylor Jenkins, and what does the "one big move" look like this offseason.
Kleiman Extension, Ja and Dillon Making History...
Shawn Coleman explains the significance of Zach Kleiman's contract extension, dives deep into the historical playoff debuts of Ja Morant and Dillon Brooks, and discusses how a few revelations from the Grizzlies starting lineup this series could be relevant as the roster continues to evolve this offseason.
Though a Special Season Ends, A Fantastic Futur...
Shawn Coleman breaks down the Game 5 and Season Ending loss to the Jazz, highlights four instant reactions from this series that impacts where the Grizzlies as a roster and where they need to be, and four reasons as to why this series was an experience to cherish for all Grizzlies fans and the franchise.
How the Playoffs are adding to the second year ...
Shawn Coleman details how the Grizzlies success after the regular season has certainly added a positive change to the second year narratives of Ja Morant and Taylor Jenkins, and highlights the keys to a Game 5 victory for the Grizzlies.
Game 4 Review, JJJ Significant Improvement, Exp...
Shawn Coleman breaks down Game 4 and the positive results despite another loss, how Jaren Jackson Jr. has made significant improvements on both ends of the court this series, and how the "invaluable experience" for the Grizzlies from this NBA Playoffs is benefitting in the present just as much as it will in the future.
Fourth and First Quarter Adjustments plus Game ...
Shawn Coleman highlights how another shooting option besides Ja and Dillon must step up late in games, how the Grizzlies must defend the PNR and get more looks for their shooter in the first quarter, and how the Grizzlies must neutralize Gobert, rebound, and get into an early rhythm to win Game 4.
Game 3 Review, Successful Winning Recipe Discov...
Shawn Coleman looks at the pros and cons from game 3, how the Grizzlies have found a winning recipe despite the loss, and how Dillon and Ja have formed on of the best offensive duos in the playoffs.
Reaction to Fan Incidents, Greatness of the Gri...
Shawn Coleman discusses the impact and needed prevention of negative fan interactions with players and their families, cherishes playoff basketball returning to the Grindhouse, and emphasizes areas to prioritize for Grizzlies lineup rotations and shooting the 3 as a preview for Game 3.
Memphis in May via the NBA with Clayton Collier
Shawn Coleman welcomes Local24's Clayton Collier to discuss how the month of May has been good to Memphis in the recent past, how the Grizzlies peaked at the right time, Ja and Jenkins, and what must change to get a victory in the Grindhouse this weekend.
Game 2 Review, Putting Ja's Historic Performanc...
Shawn Coleman looks at the takeaways from Game 2, the historic significance of Ja's performance, and why the Grizzlies have some math problems to solve before Game 3.
Starter's Success, Locked on Grizzlies-Locked o...
Shawn Coleman highlights how the Grizzlies starters are continuing to find success, and then joins Locked on Jazz host and Founder and President of the Locked on Podcast Network, David Locke, to discuss Game 1 reactions, the return of Donovan Mitchell, and how both teams can improve in Game 2.
Donovan Mitchell's Return, Areas of Needed Impr...
Shawn Coleman breaks down the significance of Donovan Mitchell's return, key areas of needed improvement for Memphis, and how the Grizzlies need Jaren Jackson Jr. and/or De'Anthony Melton to step up and make an impact soon.
Grizzlies earn Game 1 Victory, Dillon's offensi...
Shawn Coleman highlights the big keys from the Grizzlies game on victory, the importance of Dillon's offense, and the Grizzlies defense is effectively opportunistic once again.
Previewing the First Round and Game 1 Against t...
Shawn Coleman gives his thoughts on the Grizzlies and Jazz before the start of their playoff matchup- What makes the Jazz so good, and how the can the Grizzlies find success offensively and defensively to make it a competitive series.
THE GRIZZLIES ARE GOING TO THE PLAYOFFS
Shawn Coleman details how the Grizzlies got a huge victory for the present and future against the Warriors, where they improved and why its highly encouraging moving forward, and what aspects of the Grizzlies must remain consistent to make it interesting against the Jazz.
Locked on Grizzlies Locked on Warriors Play in ...
Shawn Coleman is joined by Locked on Warriors Host Wes Goldberg to preview to do or die play in game tonight.
Grizzlies Survive, Dillon and Jonas Thrive, Sig...
Shawn Coleman looks at how important last night's win and the performances of Dillon Brooks and Jonas Valanciunas truly are, cherishes the win coming at home, and discusses the revelations from last nights rotation decisions from Taylor Jenkins.
Locked on Spurs, Locked on Grizzlies Crossover ...
Shawn Coleman is joined by Jeff Garcia to discuss the Grizzlies-Spurs Play-In Game from all angles to see where each team could struggle and succeed.
On the Past and the Present, Prosperity and Pot...
Shawn Coleman welcomes Geoff Calkins of the Daily Memphian and 92.9 ESPN to get his thoughts on the Grizzlies season, Ja and Jenkins, how this Grizzlies playoff run could compare to the past, and the excitement for the future of basketball in Memphis.
Growth, Getting Better, and Gearing Up for the ...
Shawn Coleman welcomes Joe Mullinax to discuss the process of learning and growing for Ja, Jaren, and the roster, how the Grizzlies must improve in their game vs. the Spurs, the ultimate meaning of this week.
Reactions to Battle By the Bay, Key Areas of Im...
Shawn Coleman looks at a few positives from the loss to Golden State, but also discusses how Ja, Jaren, the Grizzlies effort and the Memphis bench must be better.
Shawn Coleman looks at the outstanding performances from many Grizzlies reserves, the playoff picture for the Western Conference on the final weekend of the season, and how the Grizzlies can beat the Warriors.
Celebrating A Winning Season with Parker Fleming
Shawn Coleman Welcomes Parker Fleming of Grizzly Bear Blues to celebrate the Grizzlies first winning season in four years.
Turning the Corner with Ja, Grizzlies Cheering ...
Shawn Coleman highlights a second year leap for Ja, creates a cheering guide for Grizzlies fans, and looks how the Grizzlies can earn a big victory tonight against the Kings.
Shawn Coleman discusses the importance of one of the Grizzlies best victories of the year, the importance of the Grizzlies once again featuring their roster strengths, and how the Grizzlies brand may be more widespread than ever before.
Victory over Pelicans, Jaren's Encouraging Retu...
Shawn Coleman discusses the positive takeaways from the win over the Pelicans, how JJJ has shown encouraging progress in his game, and previews tonight's contest against Dallas.
A WEEKEND WIN!, Breaking down the Play In Pictu...
Shawn Coleman highlights the pros and cons of the recent roadtrip, breaks down the advantages and disadvantages the upcoming week has for the Grizzlies in the playoff picture, and previews tonight's game against the Pelicans.
The depth of Ja's Value, Data Accumulation, Off...
Shawn Coleman spends some time with Matt Hrdlicka determining Ja Morant's true evaluation, the revelations of data accumulation, and what the offseason could bring for the Grizzlies.
TOP FIVE JA!, Desmond Bane Shines, Pistons Prev...
Shawn Coleman discusses Ja Morant's games backing up his claims, Desmond Bane's recent success, and previews the Pistons game.
Early May Struggles, Frontcourt focus, Ending t...
Shawn Coleman welcomes Joe Mullinax to discuss the Grizzlies early May struggles, the positives and negatives over the past few weeks with Brandon Clarke, and what defines a strong finish to the season.
Shawn Coleman breaks down the positives and negatives from the Grizzlies loss to the Knicks, highlights the depth of the Grizzlies offensive struggles, and looks at where the Grizzlies are positioned in the playoff race with two weeks left in the season.
Right the Ship, Improving Identities, Finding C...
Shawn Coleman welcomes Chase Lucas to discuss many of the biggest storylines of the season including how to right the ship and balancing multiple season perspectives in the stretch run of the year.
Weekend Woes, Evolving Defense, Knicks Preview
Shawn Coleman looks at a forgettable weekend of basketball, a defense that has been defined in different ways this year, and previews the game against the Knicks
Exploring New Opportunities and Magic Preview
Shawn Coleman looks at how the Grizzlies can creatively fill Grayson Allen's minutes and how the May schedule looks along with previewing this weekend's games against the Memphis Grizzlies.
Shawn Coleman examines the loss to Portland, how Justise Winslow's role needs to be defined and simplified, and how the Grizzlies offense can be sustainable.
Players and Lineups that have improved in the S...
Shawn Coleman looks at how both individual players and certain lineups have improved or declined between the first and second half of the season and looks at how Memphis can get a third straight win against Portland.
Nuggets Review, Ja's Impressive April, Grizzlie...
Shawn Coleman looks at some from the loss to the Nuggets, how Ja has improved across the board in April, and a few advantages the Grizzlies have as the playoff picture becomes more clear.
Shawn Coleman looks at the fun sweep of the Blazers over the weekend, how the Grizzlies are one of the best road teams in the NBA, and what it will take for Memphis to get a bit of revenge in Denver tonight.
Jaren, Jenkins, and Juggling Future and Present...
Shawn Coleman welcomes Mark King to discuss Jaren's debut, Taylor Jenkins second year, and what to expect with stretch against Portland.
Shawn Coleman looks at the impressive debut and return of JJJ but the disappointing loss to the Clippers, the preferences in figuring out the rotation, and the need to finish April strong.
Jaren's Return, Great April Play, Best Grizzlie...
Shawn Coleman welcomes Joe Mullinax to discuss Jaren's Return and the Roster Ripple Effect, what the great offensive play in April means, and who has the best Grizzlies player been this year and who should it me moving forward.
Nuggets Review, How Historic and sustainable is...
Shawn Coleman looks at the tough loss against the Nuggets with some positivity and explores how historic and sustainable the Grizzlies offense in April truly is.
Jaren Designation Upgrade, Underlying reasons f...
Shawn Coleman discusses the impact of JJJ likely returning this week, a few key contributions to the Grizzlies offensive success, and why Dillon is the best Grizzlies player this season.
Bench Benefits, The Increasing Impact of Injuri...
Shawn Coleman highlights the continued evolution of the Memphis bench, the increasing impact of injuries across the league, and how the Grizzlies have a favorable start to their seven game road stretch.
Dallas Review, Improved Offense, Navigating a D...
Shawn Coleman breaks down a heartbreaking loss to the Mavs, discusses why the Grizzlies offense certainly has made strides, and highlights the importance of the upcoming road trip.
2019 Draft Relook, Ja and Jaren Underrated?, Ma...
Shawn Coleman looks back at the logic in the top five of the 2019 draft, debates if Ja and Jaren and underrated, and previews the game against the Cavs.
Grizzlies Bear Down in Victory Over Bulls Plus ...
Shawn Coleman joyfully reacts to the needed victory over the Bulls, how the Grizzlies are limiting opposing teams best scorers, and some fun trends from the Starting lineup in April.
Grizz Weekend, Clutch Concerns, Bulls Preview
Shawn Coleman looks at the Grizzlies weekend play, the concerns of Memphis in the clutch, and previews the game against the Bulls.
Having Fun During A Playoff Run with Drew Hill
Shawn Coleman welcomes Drew Hill of the Daily Memphian to discuss how fun the Grizzlies are right now, how Jaren and Justise fit once they return, and also looks how the playoff run can evolve over the next month.
Grizzlies Great Play and Knicks Preview with Je...
Shawn Coleman is joined by Jesse Cinquini to discuss the Grizzlies great play, the prospect of Memphis changing conferences, and previews the Knicks preview.
Heat Review, Hawks Preview, Slomo Solid in Fami...
Shawn Coleman looks at the big victory of the Heat, the reemergence of Kyle Anderson, and breaks down Ja vs. Trae Part 2..
Signs to Start Melton, Positivity for Playoff P...
Shawn Coleman looks at all the reasons to start Melton, why the playoff push is gaining positivity, and previews a tough heat matchup
Sixers Win, The importance of "19 threes are gr...
Shawn Coleman looks at how the win over the 76res is one of the more important ones for the Grizzlies and also how a recent quote from Taylor Jenkins highlights the next evolutionary step for the franchise.
JJJ Media Session, Twolves Review and Sixers Pr...
Shawn Coleman discusses the insight from the JJJ news conference and three things to take away from the Twolves game and what to look forward to against the Sixers.
Ja Among Greats, April Schedule, Timberwolves P...
Shawn Coleman looks at how Ja compares to greats in the game, at how the April Schedule will certainly be a tough task, and how the Grizzlies can get the win tonight.
Jazz Review, March Lessons leading to a leap in...
Shawn Coleman looks at the positives and the negatives of the trio of games against the Jazz, discusses how success and struggles and March could impact April, and how strong Desmond Bane's resume is for All-Rookie First Team honors.
Talking Grizz and Jazz with Tony Jones of the A...
Shawn Coleman welcomes Tony Jones to discuss Conley, Ja, the Jazz's success, impressions of the Grizzlies and cherishing the Grit and Grind Era.
Rockets review, Grizzlies Must Start games Better
Shawn Coleman reviews the win versus the Rockets and then talks about the Grizzlies struggles to start games, reasons for it and resolutions to correct it.
Jazz Games, Trade Deadline Impact, Regrouping v...
Shawn Coleman discusses the losses to the Jazz, how the trade deadline has impacted a more congested western playoff picture, and previews the game against the Rockets.
Trade Deadline Reactions, Kleiman New Conferenc...
Shawn Coleman reacts to a quiet trade deadline, Zach Kleiman's new conference, Ja's 100th game, and how to find success against the Jazz.
Thunder Win, Dillon, and Trade Deadline Fun
Shawn Coleman looks at the Grizzlies victory over the Thunder, Dillon's contributions in March, and some Trade Deadline moves he would not mind Memphis making.
Low and High Tides of March with Joe Mullinax (...
Shawn Coleman welcomes Joe Mullinax to discuss the Grizzlies ups and downs in March and the trade deadline approach for now and the future.
Win over the Celtics and Trade Deadline Needs D...
Shawn Coleman looks at the positives and negatives from the Grizzlies win over the Celtics and how this trade deadline shows the Grizzlies' biggest can be addressed at future deadlines when they are closer to contention.
Celtic Conversations with Adam Taylor
Shawn Coleman discusses the Celtics, Ja and Jaren, the Grizzlies wings, trades, and tonight's game with Adam Taylor of Celtics Blog.
Satisfaction with a Split with Adam Teich
Shawn Coleman welcomes Adam Teich to discuss the weekend split with the Warriors, Ja's ability to adapt, the two guard conundrum, and JV's value to the Grizzlies.
Welcoming the Warriors to Memphis with Sam Esfa...
Shawn Coleman spends some time with Sam Esfandiari of the Light Years Podcast to discuss all things Grizzlies and Warriors heading into a critical back-to-back matchup.