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PostPosted: Fri Mar 27, 2020 5:34 pm    Post subject: Report: Grizzlies Relocating?

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Grizzlies owner Robert Pera has been, at different times, both overbearing and distant in Memphis.

What’s clear: Pera owns the Memphis Grizzlies.

But for how much longer?

Ronald Tillery, who previously covered the Grizzlies for The Commercial Appeal:

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Ronald Fauci Tillery@CAGrizBeat

SOURCES: @RobertPera inquired about moving Griz last August.

https://twitter.com/CAGrizBeat/status/1243612148187762688


https://sports.yahoo.com/report-memphis-grizzlies-owner-robert-200024407.html

More in link. Move back to the Northwest. Back to Vancouver or move to Seattle and change the name to the Supersonics.


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PostPosted: Sat Mar 28, 2020 6:25 am    Post subject:

That would be awesome for Seattle. Not only because they'd get an NBA team back but because they lost their team just as it was trending upwards like the Grizz are now.
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PostPosted: Sat Mar 28, 2020 1:54 pm    Post subject:

Hopefully they move to Seattle and rename themselves the Thunderf***ers. And then win a title before OKC.
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PostPosted: Sat Mar 28, 2020 8:24 pm    Post subject:

Seattle is a much better NBA market than Memphis and deserves a team.

What happened there was a travesty, typical of the heartless David Stern era.
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PostPosted: Sun Mar 29, 2020 10:37 am    Post subject:

Seattle deserves a team.
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PostPosted: Sun Mar 29, 2020 11:12 am    Post subject:

danzag wrote:
Seattle deserves a team.
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PostPosted: Tue Mar 31, 2020 7:30 pm    Post subject:

Personally I don’t care about Seattle or the Sonics but it’s a much easier flight from LA, and a much longer flight for the Celtics so just for those reasons alone I’m in favor of it.
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PostPosted: Tue Mar 31, 2020 8:41 pm    Post subject:

I’ve always liked the Grizzlies for giving us Pau. My second favorite NBA team— the Zach Randolph era was fun to watch.
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PostPosted: Mon Apr 06, 2020 7:57 am    Post subject:

LakerLanny wrote:
Seattle is a much better NBA market than Memphis and deserves a team.

What happened there was a travesty, typical of the heartless David Stern era.


Agree 100%!
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