Memphis Grizzlies

NBA Basketball: This Season’s Exciting Young Cores You Should Watch. Part Three of a Three-Part Series.

NBA Basketball: This Season’s Exciting Young Cores You Should Watch. Part Three of a Three-Part Series.

The Memphis Grizzlies closed out the most successful chapter of their franchise's history. The glorious era of “grit and grind” was officially over. 

The midseason they traded All-NBA former defensive player of the year Marc Gasol to Toronto, and Gasol proves to be the last key piece the Raptors needed to win a championship.

Gasol had grown and developed in the organization and became the backbone for those 50 plus win Grizzlies teams.