2020 ScheduleAll times ET

2020 Schedule
34-39, 3rd in Southwest
Pope meets with NBA players to discuss social justice (1:20)
Ja Morant meets Ja Raffe at the Memphis Zoo (0:36)
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4dAdrian Wojnarowski

Blazers get Kanter back in 3-team swap

Boston center Enes Kanter is heading back to Portland as part of a three-team trade that also involves Memphis.

First came Ja Morant, now Memphis welcomes Ja Raffe (0:20)
Xavier Tillman's NBA draft profile (0:55)
Desmond Bane's NBA draft profile (1:22)

Spain and Fitz Hour 1: What is the Pac 12 thinking?

Tonight, on an important edition of Spain & Fitz, we talk about the incredible Hoopers Vote initiative with Grizzlies star Jaren Jackson, Jr. and his mother, WNBPA rep Terri Jackson. Also, more reaction from athletes to Breonna Taylor, some “most likely” scenarios and previews for NFL Week 3 and - exclusively to the podcast - what is the PAC 12 thinking?

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Grizzlies hire MIT women's coach as assistant

Sonia Raman, who spent the past 12 seasons as women's basketball coach at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, has been hired by the NBA's Grizzlies as an assistant.

Ja wants the voter's name who didn't vote for him for ROY (0:24)
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82dTim Bontemps

Grizzlies' Morant wins NBA ROY honors; Zion 3rd

Grizzlies guard Ja Morant was a runaway winner of the NBA's Rookie of the Year award Wednesday, collecting 99 out of a possible 100 first-place votes to cruise to an easy victory.

Paul Sabin ESPN Analytics 

ESPN's draft model projects the RPM of each player's 4th season based on scout's rankings, adjusted college and international stats, and AAU stats. Top 14 for the 2020 draft:


The Hoop Collective: Playoffs Preview & Vlade's Exit

On the first day of the playoffs, Brian Windhorst, Kevin Pelton and Kevin Arnovitz discuss Portland's chances of upsetting the Lakers in the first round. The guys also preview the other matchups before reflecting on Vlade Divac's tenure in Sacramento.

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101dDave McMenamin

Morant played final 4 games with broken thumb

The Grizzlies rookie had a season-high 35 points Saturday in the team's season-ending loss to the Trail Blazers in the NBA's first play-in tournament. After the game, Morant said he played despite a broken right thumb.

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101dTim Bontemps

Grieving Nurkic carries Blazers to No. 8 seed

Jusuf Nurkic, who announced that his grandmother died from COVID-19 earlier in the day, had 22 points and 21 rebounds to lead Portland past Memphis in a play-in game to clinch the No. 8 seed in the Western Conference playoffs.

Blazers punch their ticket into NBA playoffs (1:53)
Morant's 35-point effort not enough as Grizzlies fail to make playoffs (1:54)

Team Stats

Points Per Game112.614th
Rebounds Per Game46.55th
Assists Per Game26.92nd
Points Allowed113.721st

Team History