Grind City Media’s Jessica Benson, Meghan Triplett , and CJ Hurt discuss what they liked from the Memphis Grizzlies in their first preseason game including Ja Morant’s early dominance, De’Anthony Melton and Jaren Jackson Jr.’s chemistry, and JJJ catching fire before the game was suspended in Q3 by a fire alarm evacuation.
Grind City Media’s 3-Point Stance segment is a Skype-styled conversation between 2 friends, with 2 perspectives, on 3 topics from the weekend centered on sports, entertainment and pop-culture presented by MTN Dew. On Episode 89, Jon Roser and Jessica Benson discuss:
(1:08) Memphis Tigers
The Tigers fell late to Temple 31-34 on Saturday marking their second consecutive late-game loss. What concerns do you have with their offense and where do the Tigers go from here?
(4:50) Memphis Grizzlies Preseason
Over the weekend, the Memphis Grizzlies hosted Open Practice ahead of their first preseason game on Tuesday. What are your expectations do you have for a successful Grizz preseason and which players are you watching for to make the jump to the next level?
(6:19) NFL Futures
With MNF kicking off tonight between the L.A. Chargers and Las Vegas Raiders, Roser and Jessica debate who they believe are the best teams in the NFL through Week 4 between the Dallas Cowboys, Buffalo Bills, and Arizona Cardinals.
Grind City Media’s 3-Point Stance segment is a Skype-styled conversation between 2 friends, with 2 perspectives, on 3 topics from the weekend centered on sports, entertainment and pop-culture presented by MTN Dew. On Episode 86, Jon Roser and Meghan Triplett discuss:
(0:20) Grizzlies Schedule Drop
In conjunction with the NBA, the Memphis Grizzlies released their full 2021-22 NBA Schedule on Friday. What matchups are you looking forward to the most?
(6:09) Player Workouts in LA
Videos of Grizzlies players and other notable NBA stars scrimmaging went viral over the weekend showcasing players like Ja Morant, Jaren Jackson Jr., Brandon Clarke, and Ben Simmons. What is your stance on Brandon Clarke having a breakout season?
(8:20) Kanye vs Drake
This week, Drake made an appearance in a Trippie Redd’s new song “Betrayal,” igniting an apparent Kanye Beef to the point Kanye leaked Drake’s home address on Instagram. As an avid Kanye fan, Jon Roser delivers his thoughts on the feud.
With the Tokyo 2020 Olympics opening ceremony kicking off this morning / tonight on NBC, Grind City Media’s Kelcey Wright Johnson and Lang Whitaker describe their Dream Team USA starting 5 including LeBron James, Anthony Davis, Ja Morant and others!
Grind City Media contributor and Memphis Grizzlies social media admin Devin Walker justifies Ja Morant’s comments on First Take yesterday in which he was asked about participating in the 2021 NBA All-Star Weekend dunk contest.
In the season 3 series finale of Beyond Grit, see exclusive interviews and never-before-seen footage as the Memphis Grizzlies advance to Round 1 of the NBA Playoffs after eliminating the Golden State Warriors in Game 2 of the NBA Play-In Tournament.
In Part 1 of Beyond Grit: Playoff Edition, we’ll follow the team through their final road trip of the regular season into the NBA Play-In Game against the San Antonio Spurs.
Grind City Media’s Michael Wallace and Jessica Benson talk about the superstar accession of Ja Morant’s sophomore season and strong outputs from guards Desmond Bane, Tyus Jones, Grayson Allen, and De’Anthony Melton.
Grind City Media’s 3-Point Stance segment is a Skype-styled conversation between 2 friends, with 2 perspectives, on 3 topics from the weekend centered on sports, entertainment and pop-culture presented by MTN Dew. On Episode 76, Jon Roser and Meghan Triplett discuss:
0:00 Grizzlies-Jazz Series
After another upsetting loss in Game 3, how can the Grizzlies bounce-back in Game 4?
5:25 NBA Playoff Injuries
How will star players like Luka Doncic, Chris Paul, and Anthony Davis injuries affect the outcome of the playoffs?
8:11 NBA Fans’ Bad Behavior
A Boston Celtics fan was arrested after throwing a water bottle at Kyrie Irving while heading into the locker room after Irving apparently stomped on the Boston Celtics logo. This is the fourth instance this week in which a fan has either been arrested and/or banned for inappropriate behavior at an NBA game. Why does this keep happening and what is your preemptive advice to bad actors?
Grind City Media’s Michael Wallace and Kelcey Wright Johnson recap the regular season finale against the Golden State Warriors and discuss keys to getting it done in the first Play-In Tournament game against San Antonio.