January 15th, 2019 - What are the Grizzlies doing?
Reaction to the loss against the Rockets, Marc and Mike don't contribute, Grizzlies can't take advantage of their bigs, Harden drops 57 points, and more.
January 14th, 2019 - Kyle Anderson out 2-4 weeks
We break down the loss to the Heat, what it means to lose Kyle Anderson for 2-4 weeks + Monday Mailbag
January 11th, 2019 - Grizzlies vs Heat Preview ...
Mark breaks down the matchup against the Heat and what they need to do to get another win and Jon Roser of Grind City Media joins the show
January 10th, 2018 - The Litness transcended th...
Grizzlies finally get a win against the Spurs, Mark breaks down the game + Player Sound from the locker room
January 9th, 2019 - Joe Mullinax joins the show
Joe Mullinax joins the show, we talk about Jevon Carter as the backup PG, the Chandler Parsons situation, and JB's comments about the situation
January 8th, 2019 - Marc Gasol needs to sit
We recap the loss to the Pelicans, Marc Gasol needs to sit down to help this team, and why it's a bad idea to tank
January 7th, 2019 - Chandler Parsons and Grizzl...
Chandler Parsons has reportedly separated from the Grizzlies indefinitely, Preston Ellis from The Bird Writes joins the show to talk Pelicans + Monday Mailbag
January 4th, 2019 - Grizzlies trade MarShon Bro...
Mark breaks down who Justin Holiday is as a player and David Cobb, beat writer for the Grizzlies from the Commercial Appeal, joins the show
Emergency Podcast - Grizzlies trade for Justin ...
Grizzlies are trading MarShon Brooks, Wayne Selden, and two second round picks to the Chicago Bulls for Justin Holiday
January 3rd, 2019 - Meltdown at the Forum
The Grizzlies lose to the Pistons where they also have a heated team meeting where Omri Casspi and Garrett Temple get into a physical altercation. Things got crazy last night at the Forum.
January 2nd, 2019 - Grizzlies vs Pistons game p...
Mark talks about the upcoming schedule over the next week, previews the game against the Pistons, and Sean Corp of Detroit Bad Boys joins the show
January 1st, 2019 - Grizz lose to the Rockets +...
Mark answers questions from the Monday Mailbag and breaks down the loss to the Houston Rockets from last night
December 31st, 2018 - Jaren Jackson Jr on the b...
Chandler Parsons wants to play and has blamed the front office publicly, Grizzlies release D.J. Stephens and sign Jarnell Stokes to a two-way contract, we talk about the Celtics frustrating loss over the weekend, and preview the Grizzlies/Rockets game tonight
December 28th, 2018 - Ben Golliver, national NB...
We preview the Celtics and Grizzlies game with Jack Noonan, associate editor of Grizzly Bear Blues, and talk with Ben Golliver, national NBA writer of the Washington Post, about his Jaren Jackson Jr player profile
December 27th, 2018 - Grizzlies win two in a row
We talk about Jaren Jackson Jr. and his minutes distribution from the Lakers game, recap the win over the Cavaliers, Joe Mullinax, site manager of GBB, joins the show
December 21st, 2018 - Jaren Jackson Jr. is one ...
We preview the Kings game, the Lakers game, Jaren Jackson Jr. is one of your best players it's time JB Bickerstaff treats him like it
December 20th, 2018 - Ivan Rabb needs more play...
We recap the loss to the Blazers and welcome Joe Mullinax, site manager of Grizzly Bear Blues, to the show to get his thoughts on the Grizzlies
December 19th, 2018 - Steve Dewald from Blazers...
We talk more about the Austin Rivers signing that never happened, preview the Grizzlies/Blazers game, and talk with Steve Dewald from Blazers Edge
December 18th, 2018 - Omari Sankofa from The At...
We recap the loss at the Warriors from last night and Omari Sankofa writer at The Athletic joins the show to talk about the Grizzlies
December 17th, 2018 - Why are the Grizzlies so ...
We recap the two losses over the weekend, talk about the trade that never happened, try to figure out why the Grizzlies are so bad now + Monday Mailbag!
December 14th, 2018 - Schedule outlook and Week...
Guest Host Shawn Coleman takes a look at the upcoming schedule as well as preview the weekends games
December 13th, 2018 - Grizzlies finally get ano...
Grizzlies get another win, guest host Shawn Coleman recaps the win over the Trailblazers and Grizzlies writer Jack Noonan stops by to chat
December 12th, 2018 - Trailblazers Preview + Th...
Guest Host Shawn Coleman previews the Trailblazers game and has Brandon Abraham on to talk Memphis Hustle
December 11th, 2018 - Recap of the Nuggets Game
Guest Host Shawn Coleman talks recap of the Nuggets game, Roster Improving, and a Division Update
December 10th, 2018- Lakers Recap + MONDAY MAILBAG
Shawn Coleman stops by to guest host Locked on Grizzlies, talking Lakers recap, previewing the Nuggets game + Monday Mailbag
December 7th, 2018 - Shawn Coleman Senior Write...
We talk Grizzlies with Shawn Coleman, senior writer at Grizzly Bear Blues, and preview the matchup between the Pelicans and Grizzlies
December 6th, 2018 - Grizzlies sign Joakim Noah...
We recap the win over the Clippers on Wednesday night, Joe Mullinax joins the show to talk Grizzlies + RANKINGS UPDATE
December 4th, 2018 - Grizzlies go 1-1 over the ...
We talk about this sad win over the Nets on Friday, the loss to the 76ers on Sunday and have our Monday Mailbag on Tuesday!
November 29th, 2018 - Joe Mullinax from GBB joi...
We talk more about what the Grizzlies need to do to win some games, Joe Mullinax from Grizzly Bear Blues joins the show + ROOKIE UPDATE
November 28th, 2018 - Grizzlies lose three in a...
We talk about the loss to the Raptors, try to figure out what's wrong with the Grizzlies, hear from the players after the loss + RANKINGS UPDATE
November 27, 2018 - Sean Woodley host of Locked...
Host of the Locked on Raptors Podcast Sean Woodley joins Mark for a conversation about the Grizzlies and Raptors and what those teams have in common
November 26th, 2018 - Jaren Jackson Jr. is Unreal
We talk about the Clippers loss, the Knicks loss as well as hear from some of the players after the loss on Sunday. We also talk about what the Grizzlies can do to fix their offense + MONDAY MAILBAG!
November 23rd, 2018 - Grizz are 1st Place in th...
Grizz are 1st place in the West, we recap the Spurs game from Wednesday and preview the Clippers game that is happening early afternoon today
November 21st, 2018 - Previewing the Spurs game...
We preview the Spurs matchup with the Grizzlies, we talk with Bruno Passos from Pounding the Rock about the game as well, and we have a Rankings Update
November 20th, 2018 - Grizzlies win again, tied...
Grizzlies win 4 in a row and now tied for 1st in the Western conference, post game sound from all the players + Do they need Joakim Noah?
November 19th, 2018 - GRIZZLIES ARE 10-5, 3rd p...
Grizzlies are 10-5 after two wins over the weekend. We recap the win over the Sacramento Kings and the win over the Utah Jazz and we have the weekly edition of Monday Mailbag.
November 16th, 2018 - Kings Preview and we talk...
We preview the Kings matchup that is happening tonight, we also preview the Timberwolves game that is happening on Sunday, and our guest is Kings writer, Richard Ivanowski.
November 15th, 2018 - GRIZZLIES BEAT THE BUCKS!...
We recap the win over the Bucks, Joe Mullinax from Grizzly Bear Blues stops by to give us his thoughts on the Grizzlies, and we get a Jaren Jackson Jr. Rookie Update
November 14th, 2018 - Andrew Goodman from BrewH...
We talk about some possible free agents, Andrew Goodman joins the podcast to preview the Bucks game, and we talk STA
November 13th, 2018 - Could JJJ have helped the...
We break down the loss the the Jazz, try and figure out if not playing Jaren Jackson Jr. at the end of the game was the right call, and talk more about the effects of the Dillon Brooks injury.
November 12th, 2018 - Grizzlies are 5-0 at Home...
We recap the win over the 76ers, take a look at the third matchup between the Jazz and Grizzlies, and we have a Monday Mailbag!
November 9th, 2018 - Peter Edmiston talks Grizlies
Breaking down the win over the Jazz, Peter Edmiston joins the show to talk about Grizzlies, and getting you ready for the 76ers game!
September 25, 2018 - Media Day Thoughts
Media day! Optimism! Excitement! No one's hurt yet! I'll give you some thoughts from a full day of talking.
September 17, 2018 - How Does the 2-Guard Situa...
With Garrett Temple now in the fold, joining Wayne Selden, Dillon Brooks, and MarShon Brooks, how does the Grizzlies 2-guard spot shake out?
September 14, 2018 - How Good Could JJJ Be?
Let's talk about one of my favorite subjects - Jaren Jackson, Jr. How good can this guy be? What will his role be in his rookie year? Why are people like me so high on him?
September 10, 2018 - Back for a New Season!
Time to welcome in a new season - let's talk about some of the reasons why the Grizzlies did what they did this offseason, and why things are starting to make some sense.
July 8, 2018 - Kyle Anderson is a Grizzly (FINA...
The day I've waited for is finally here - Kyle Anderson is a Grizzly! I wanted them to draft him in 2014, and it's taken long enough for him to arrive. But here he is!
July 3, 2018 - JAREN JACKSON JR HOLY HELL WHAT ...
Jaren Jackson, Jr. is incredible. The Grizzlies front office less so. I get into a very good and very bad day for the Grizzlies...
July 2, 2018 - Omri Casspi Arrives, Summer Leag...
Grizzlies signed Omri Casspi, I'll break down his game, Summer League starts tonight, but really, what do the Grizzlies do now in an even-tougher West?
June 22, 2018 - Draft Recap: I Love This Pick (...
I'll tell you why the selection of Jaren Jackson, Jr. with the 4th pick represents the best bit of business the Grizzlies have done in a long time. Hear my chat with Jaren on the podcast as well.
June 20, 2018 - Does Anyone Want To Play Here? ...
I attempt to sort through all the craziness facing the Grizzlies 30 hours or so from draft time, and Kevin Lipe of the Flyer helps me with his thoughts, too!
June 18, 2018 - The State of Play 72 Hours From...
Let's talk about everything going on just 3 days from the draft - why not Porter? Why Luka? Will there be trades? Where do things stand?
June 11, 2018 - The Pera Stuff, New Assistants,...
I'll talk about my problem with Robert Pera's and his organization's decision not to speak with independent media outlets, I'll touch on the new assistant coaches, Summer League schedule, talk rumors of trading up and down, and a bunch more
June 8, 2018 - No Big Workouts, No Problem? Sti...
Should you be concerned about the lack of major workouts for the Memphis Grizzlies? What are other teams doing? What's the latest scuttle on the Grizzlies draft situation?
May 30, 2018 - Chris Herrington (@chrisherringt...
It's been a while since I could welcome now-former-CA writer Chris Herrington to the pod, but we've made up for lost time with a wide-ranging discussion on the Grizzlies' present and future.
May 29, 2018 - Cole Zwicker (@colezwicker, The ...
I talk draft with Cole Zwicker of the Stepien - so many draft questions, Luka, Porter, Ayton, and more - if you're into the Draft, you'll love it.
May 22, 2018 - Draft Rumors Starting to Emerge;...
May 16, 2018 - FOURTH??!?!?!?!?
Welp. The Grizzlies fell in the lottery. You knew they would. And they did. So, what now? You want to hear baffling comments from Chris Wallace? Sure! Let's do a quick player preview, too!
May 14, 2018 - Lotto Preview...and a Horror Story
We'll take a look at the basics of the draft lottery itself, and take a look at previous performance by the Grizzlies, which, like your stock portfolio, is not an indicator of future return.
May 7, 2018 - A Good Hire and an Interesting Story
Let's talk about a very good move from the Grizzlies' front office and a rumor that's awfully interesting to talk about...
May 3, 2018 - JB Bickerstaff's Introductory Pre...
Hear from the new, yet returning, head coach of the Grizzlies J.B. BIckerstaff and GM Chris Wallace as they talk present and future.
April 30, 2018 - A Lack of Ambition
In this episode, I outline my disagreement with the Grizzlies' approach to hiring J.B. Bickerstaff and question whether or not the organization has any kind of plan.
April 16, 2018 - Should J.B. Bickerstaff Really...
It has been taken as a foregone conclusion in many circles that J.B. Bickerstaff will get the Grizzlies head coaching job on a permanent basis. But why? Should he?
April 10, 2018 - Pera Retains Ownership; Grizzl...
Two loose ends tied up over the last 24 hours - we know the results of the tank, we know who's going to own the team, those two big questions are finally answered.
April 6, 2018 - Talking With Marc Gasol; Also, ...
As we approach the end of this seemingly interminable season, we've got a lot to talk about:
April 2, 2018 - Now THAT'S Tanking! Also, Let's...
The Grizzlies got rather more aggressive in their approach to the tank this weekend. And it worked. Five regular season games left. Let's also start the discussion about the head coach situation, too.
March 29, 2018 - WYD Grizzlies???
Welp, that's what they call a winning streak. At the most inconvenient of times. From the most unusual of places. But here we are.
March 26, 2018 - A Historic Loss and a Mundane ...
What can you say about a 61-point loss? Not much, thankfully. But what about an 8-point one to the Lakers? Maybe we can say a bit more about that? This season is - mercifully - coming to an end soon. Draft talk's not far away!
March 22, 2018 - Other Than Losing, Is Anything...
Another loss - this one to the Sixers, who are much, much better than this Grizzlies team - and another chance to look at what's actually happening. Are players being developed? Is there any silver lining (other than the draft pick)?
March 19, 2018 - One Straight Win
I've kind of forgotten what to do when the Grizzlies win a game. These have been rare shows indeed. Let's talk about it - and let's not make this a habit, eh?
March 16, 2018 - Nineteen Straight Losses!
On a night when Tyreke Evans returned and the Grizzlies played a team that didn't really care about winning, the Grizzlies still managed to lose. Remarkable.
March 8, 2018 - The Grizzlies Are Better at Tan...
I know we all thought the Grizzlies would slip up and win a few games they weren't expected to, but they haven't yet. 15 straight losses. That's a lot. Let's talk about it.
March 5, 2018 - A Terribly Great Weekend
Two more losses, one of them to a fellow struggler in Orlando, has now cemented the Grizzlies in last (aka first) place in the NBA! 13 straight losses...that, uh, that is a lot. Let's talk about it.
March 1, 2018 - Think of it Like Having Necessa...
Even by tanking standards, that was a staggeringly bad loss by the Grizzlies last night. Let's talk about it and the implictions of it. Know this - it was better to lose.
February 27, 2018 - MORE LOSING!
We all expected to see it. And we did. The Grizzlies lost again - this time in Boston. What can we take from this and why will it get much harder to lose from here?
February 26, 2018 - Reality's Setting In
It's one thing to talk about tanking in the abstract, but actually seeing it - well, that's pretty grim. And here it is. What can we take from a rough weekend?
February 22, 2018 - Back From the Break
I'm back from the All-Star Break with a Locked on Grizzlies that touches on a lot of subjects - tank race, ownership, draft stuff, league stuff, and more.
February 13, 2018 - Explaining the Deadline - a...
Now that the deadline has come and gone, I offer an explanation and try to figure out what happens now.
February 9, 2018 - John Hollinger
On a special bonus edition of the podcast, John Hollinger sits down with me in a very wide-ranging interview about why the Grizzlies kept Tyreke, how the process happened, and what happens now.
February 8, 2018 - EMERGENCY NOT TRADING TYREKE...
I'm stunned. I'm shocked. I'm not speechless - or this would be a terrible pod - but I'm amazed. What didn't happen? Why not? What now?
February 7, 2018 - Talking Trade Deadline (Beca...
More trade talk as we're just about 24 hours from the deadline, what's the latest - plus, what are the Grizzlies valued at? And what the hell was that last night?
February 6, 2018 - Trades? Not Yet. But Soon......
Well, as of this morning no one is traded. Yet. Around the league, it's been quiet, too. I suspect that will change, but when? And how will the Grizzlies handle it?
February 5, 2018 - Why Hasn't Tyreke Been Trade...
You would think that a Tyreke deal would be done by now, but it hasn't been. Why not? What could the hold up be?
January 25, 2018 - Grizzlies Lose Badly (aka NO...
Now THAT'S how you do it. With the Grizzlies really needing to slow down this freight train of home wins, the Spurs did the trick with a ruthlessly Spursish effort.
January 24, 2018 - Spurs Tonight; Two Weeks Unt...
With the rest of the NBA going through something of a midseason crisis, things are comparatively rosy in Memphis. But what now? What happens tonight and over the next two weeks?
January 23, 2018 - THE MYKE HENRY GAME
The newest superstar in the NBA, as we all predicted, is MYKE HENRY, who destroyed the Sixers and opened doors to new worlds of magic for Grizzlies fans worldwide!!
January 22, 2018 - ZBo Returns, Grizzlies Split...
It was an emotional night at FedExForum for ZBo's return on Friday. I describe it and more. Hear from Dillon Brooks and Marc Gasol exclusively. Also, what's the deal with all these injuries?
January 17, 2018 - Ron Tillery on the Grizzlies...
The beat writer covering the Grizzlies for the Commercial Appeal in Memphis, Ron Tillery has been around the team since Day One. Now, times are tough. We talk about trades, about young players, about the state of things right now. Listen in.
January 16, 2018 - MLK Day Win For the Grizzlies
On the most important day of the year for the Grizzlies, the team gets a win - not really a needed win, but a nice one given the circumstances.
January 11, 2018 - Grizzlies Win...Yay???
You know, a win is a rare treat this season, but it's one that may not be in the best interests of the team long-term. Let's talk about it.
January 10, 2018 - MLK50 Update, JB on DD, Marc...
Much to discuss - I talk with Marc Gasol about his 4th quarter struggles and his offensive preferences, JB Bickerstaff on Deyonta Davis, Pelicans preview, Soorts Legacy Award recipients revealed, and more!
January 9, 2018 - One Month Away From the Deadline
One month away from the trade deadline, I talk about what options the Grizzlies have and what'could possibly happen.
January 8, 2018 - Mike Conley Update, Another L...
The Grizzlies are now 12-27. They lost again. I talk a little about that - I talk about Marc Gasol's 4th quarter problems, and we hear from Mike Conley on his injury situation.
January 4, 2018 - What Would it Mean to Tank, A...
Everyone throws around the work "tank", but for the Grizzlies, what would it actually mean?
January 3, 2018 - New Year, Same Grizzlies
The Grizzlies began 2018 as they ran through most of 2017, losing. This time, it was to the Clippers 113-105.
December 22, 2017 - The Most Tankerful Time of ...
This episode is really designed to get you ready for - and perhaps accepting of - a lot of losing. This was an insanely horrible finish. Suns win - which is good for the Grizzlies btw.
December 20, 2017 - GASOL SUMMIT PART 2
As promised, today's Locked on Grizzlies features part 2 of the Gasol Summit. I think you'll enjoy hearing the details.
December 19, 2017 - THE MARC GASOL SUMMIT
Marc Gasol wanted to open the floor to all questions. He invited several of us to talk. So we did. Nothing was off limits. And you can hear what happened.
December 18, 2017 - Accepting the Inevitable
After two more losses, it's time to accept the inevitable. Lots of losses, not a lot of winning. Embrace it, don't run from it.
December 13, 2017- MEGA MAILBAG! Your Q's, My A's!
Just because the Grizzlies are in a tailspin, that's no reason we can't open up the ol' mailbag and answer tons of your very good questions.