Locked On Grizzlies - Daily Podcast O...

DaMichael Cole (CommercialAppeal.com) & Joe Mullinax (Formerly Grizzly Bear Blues) give you a daily look inside the Memphis Grizzlies and the NBA with Locked on Grizzlies. From the stat sheet all the way to the beat reporting on Ja Morant, Jaren Jackson Jr, Dillon Brooks, and more DaMichael & Joe cover the entire spectrum of Grizzlies coverage. Part of the Locked on Podcast Network.

The 2021-2022 Grizzlies Schedule has arrived! P...
Shawn Coleman highlights the important details for the Grizzlies 2021-2022 NBA Schedule and discusses Jaren Jackson Jr. being a popular betting target for next year.
29 min
Young Grizzlies Galore! Will Desmond Bane and X...
Shawn Coleman welcomes back Richard Stayman to look at the Grizzlies Summer League Roster and the acquisitions of Jarrett Culver and Sam Merrill to see which young players may shine for the Grizzlies franchise this year.
38 min
First Bledsoe, Now Beverley! Is Jarrett Culver ...
Shawn Coleman discusses the details and reasons behind Memphis's latest trade, how the offseason endgame could be a bit more in focus, what Grizzlies are now on the roster bubble, and the biggest takeaways from Vegas.
32 min
Is Jarrett Culver more in line with Josh Jackso...
Shawn Coleman looks at how Jarrett Culver compares to recent Grizzlies trade acquisitions, which young players should have the highest of priority for playing time, and how another Christmas Day snub could be a positive for the Grizzlies.
34 min
Eric Bledsoe has been traded! Is Tyus Jones Nex...
Shawn Coleman breaks down the details and reasoning behind Sunday's trade for the Grizzlies and what the futures of Tyus Jones, Rajon Rondo, and Patrick Beverly, might be in Memphis or elsewhere.
28 min
Will Steven Adams Be in the Starting and Closin...
Shawn Coleman looks at the Grizzlies current roster and establishes a hierarchy for the Starting lineup, bench units, and closing lineups.
34 min
Ziaire Williams Shines on the Summer League Sta...
Shawn Coleman breaks down the encouraging performances from Ziaire Williams and others from the Grizzlies second game in Vegas. He also highlights which NBA teams have added the most positivity to their long-term futures this offseason.
37 min
Aquaman Has Arrived! While Jonas Valanciunas's ...
Shawn Coleman highlights the special person and player Jonas Valanciunas was during his time and Memphis, and then highlights what the Grizzlies can expect offensively and defensively in transitioning from JV to Steven Adams.
34 min
Desmond Bane's Dominance, Ziaire Williams Encou...
Shawn Coleman looks at many positives from the Grizzlies first game in Vegas, including Desmond Bane's outstanding performance, the debuts of Ziaire Williams and Santi Aldama, and areas where individual Grizzlies are showing significant improvement in their games. Plus, what two duos will decisions need to be made about to finalize the Grizzlies roster?
35 min
What Makes Ziaire Williams An Amazing Addition ...
Shawn Coleman welcomes Adam Cohen, Associate Head Coach of Men's Basketball at Stanford University, to discuss who Ziaire Williams is as a person, a player, and a potential difference maker on and off the court for the Memphis Grizzlies.
27 min
THE TRADES ARE OFFICIAL! Do De'Anthony Melton a...
Shawn Coleman breaks down three trades that have now been made official in Memphis, how Desmond Bane and De'Anthony Melton benefit, and how Ziaire Williams, Santi Aldama, and Sam Merrill could be utilized on Memphis's summer league roster.
34 min
How Does Ziaire Williams impact the future of K...
Shawn Coleman and Chip Williams Jr. look at the impact Ziaire could make in year 1, how he could influence Kyle Anderson's future, and how Williams fits with Ja, Jaren, and the offense into the future.
35 min
Level of confidence in Jaren Jackson Jr.'s Exte...
Shawn Coleman welcomes Chip Williams for Part 1 of two conversations focusing on Jaren Jackson Jr's extension and the selections of Ziaire Williams and Santi Aldama.
33 min
How good of a fit is Ziaire Williams for the Gr...
Shawn Coleman is joined by Greg Waddell of the Sleepers Media Podcast to discuss all things Grizzlies and the NBA Draft, including Ziaire Williams, the Grizzlies excellent roster construction, the young talent across the NBA and names to watch in the 2022 NBA Draft.
50 min
Bane and Tillman Expanding Their Games? Killian...
Shawn Coleman welcomes Brandon Abraham of GBB to discuss the Grizzlies offseason and what to expect from the 2021 Summer Leagues.
38 min
Is the Justise Winslow Era Truly Over? What wil...
Shawn Coleman breaks down the significance of the Grizzlies weekend transactions, the future of Justise Winslow, how active the Grizzlies could be this week and why it all depends on how Eric Bledsoe's situation plays out.
29 min
Breaking Down the Grizzlies Draft With Richard ...
Shawn Coleman welcomes back Richard Stayman AKA MavsDraft to discuss all things Grizzlies and the NBA Draft and the good and the bad from Memphis's 2021 Draft Class.
39 min
Ziaire Williams and Santi Aldama: Your New Memp...
Shawn Coleman breaks down the process and the picks of Ziaire Williams and Santi Aldama, your new Memphis Grizzlies.
23 min
Giddey or Wagner? Targets to Trade Back into th...
Shawn Coleman welcomes NBA Draft GOAT Chad Ford to discuss targets for the Grizzlies both in the lottery and later in the first round that could make it a successful night for Memphis.
28 min
Grizzlies trading into top 3? Multiple Draft Ni...
Shawn Coleman relooks are the Memphis-New Orleans 24 hours later, ranks the five most likely targets in the Top 10, and discusses are the Grizzlies have multiple ways they can trade up from pick 10 and pick 40 on Thursday night.
35 min
Shawn Coleman welcomes Parker Fleming and Joe Mullinax to discuss all the angles and perspectives of the Memphis and New Orleans trade. From the instant impact of losing Jonas Valanciunas to the attempts to get Moses Moody, James Bouknight, and others, the Grizzlies are looking to make the most of another draft.
49 min
Shawn Coleman welcomes Alen Remic of The Lakerside Chats to discuss the best international prospects in the draft, such as Alperen Sengun, Usman Garuba, Josh Giddey and more.
35 min
Shawn Coleman welcomes Chip Williams to discuss the details and reasoning behind a potential trade for Eric Bledsoe, why names such as Moses Moody, Franz Wagner or others that could be the target, and what prospects could make the most sense for Memphis up and down the draft board.
45 min
Grizzlies Trading into Top 4? Shopping Kyle And...
Shawn Coleman welcomes Joe Mullinax to discuss different draft scenarios for Memphis, such as trading into the top four, shopping Kyle Anderson and others, or trading back for extra assets.
39 min
James Bouknight and Keon Johnson as Grizzlies? ...
Shawn Coleman details how the Memphis Grizzlies selections of James Bouknight and Keon Johnson were declared home runs to support Ja Morant and the rest of the roster.
36 min
What Does Milwaukee's NBA Title Mean for Memphi...
Shawn Coleman discusses how the Milwaukee Bucks NBA Title offers plenty of hope for Memphis's current process. He also offers an updated TOP 20 GrizzBoard.
36 min
Valuing the Volunteers with Will Warren
Shawn Coleman welcomes Will Warren from Stats by Will to discuss Jaden Springer, Keon Johnson, and Yves Pons of the Tennessee Volunteers plus a few other names to watch in the 2021 NBA Draft.
35 min
Could Franz Wagner or Isaiah Livers be logical ...
Shawn Coleman welcomes Ant Wright to discuss the games of Franz Wagner and Isaiah Livers, his favorite upside target in the draft, the future of college basketball and the Tigers.
43 min
Grizzlies Draft Needs and Knowledge with Richar...
Shawn Coleman welcomes Richard Stayman aka MavsDraft to discuss the best draft fits for specific Grizzlies needs and what prospects he feels the Grizzlies will ultimately target.
33 min
Making the Most of the Draft in Memphis with Ma...
Shawn Coleman welcomes Mark Schindler to discuss the Grizzlies and the NBA Draft, plus how and when the Grizzlies will take their next step as a franchise.
43 min
How does the initial wave of NBA Offseason News...
Shawn Coleman discusses the logic in the Grizzlies being involved in the markets for some of the biggest names of the offseason.
32 min
Grizzlies Prospect Profile James Bouknight
Shawn Coleman breaks down the calling cards, strengths, and weaknesses of James Bouknight's game. Though he certainly is an ideal draft target for Memphis, how aggressive should the Grizzlies be to get him?
30 min
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.
32 min
Grizzlies Prospect Profile Trey Murphy III
Shawn Coleman looks at Trey Murphy III, a popular Grizzlies target in recent weeks.
29 min
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.
33 min
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.
35 min
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.
36 min
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.
33 min
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?
34 min
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?
42 min
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.
43 min
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.
41 min
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.
41 min
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.
37 min
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.
32 min
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.
36 min
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.
37 min
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.
36 min
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.
40 min
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.
33 min
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.
35 min
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.
39 min
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.
51 min
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.
36 min
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.
38 min
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.
34 min
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.
40 min
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.
59 min
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.
37 min
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.
42 min
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.
39 min
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.
39 min
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.
41 min
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.
33 min
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.
34 min
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.
28 min
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.
35 min
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.
36 min
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.
33 min
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.
28 min
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.
33 min
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.
32 min
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.
39 min
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.
36 min
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.
48 min
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.
33 min
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.
47 min
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.
34 min
Reserves Reign Supreme, Setting Playoff Picture...
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.
35 min
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.
35 min
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.
30 min
Mavs Win, Strengths Returning, Growing Grizzlie...
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.
31 min
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.
30 min
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.
34 min
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.
47 min
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.
28 min
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.
59 min
Knicks Review, Offensive Struggles, Playoff Pos...
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.
34 min
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.
52 min
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
32 min
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.
28 min
Portland Loss, Justise Situation, Sustainabilit...
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.
36 min
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.
31 min
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.
33 min
Blazers Sweep, Memphis Road Warriors, Revenge o...
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.
30 min
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.
39 min
Clips Review, Jaren's Debut, Rotation Preferenc...
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.
33 min
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.
51 min
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.
34 min
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.
31 min