The 929 Line

December 01, 2016 - 9:11 am
By: Jeffrey Wright JWright@929ESPNFM.com The Memphis Grizzlies return home to FedEx Forum on the second leg of a back-to-back to take on the Orlando Magic at 7:00 p.m. You can hear complete coverage on 92.9FM & 680 beginning at 6:00 p.m. with Grizzlies Game Night with Jon Roser live from...
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November 30, 2016 - 4:19 pm
By Jason Smith Jason.Smith@entercom.com OK, so now we can get on with the University of Memphis basketball season, am I right? If you didn't catch it - and judging by the small crowd I spied from my television set, not many of you did in person - the Tigers beat another sub-300 ranked foe Wednesday...
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November 30, 2016 - 8:22 am
By: Jeffrey Wright JWright@929ESPNFM.com The Memphis Tigers return home to FedEx Forum tonight (8:00 p.m. CST, ESPN3) after splitting a pair of game against Providence and Iowa over the weekend in Niceville, Fla., and will take on the Jackson State Tigers. Jackson State (1-5, 0-0 in SWAC) will be...
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November 29, 2016 - 5:05 pm
RANKING THE BEST OF THE OPTIONS FOR THE GRIZZLIES AT POINT GUARD OK. Mike Conley is out for the next six weeks. That means that the Grizzlies — unless they want to roll with a 1-2 punch of basically rookie Andrew Harrison and true rookie Wade Baldwin — will need to bring in another player to handle...
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November 29, 2016 - 12:11 pm
By: Jeffrey Wright JWright@929ESPNFM.com The College Football Playoff Selection Committee has released its penultimate rankings on Tuesday evening, and given the fact that nine-of-ten teams ranked in the top 10 of last weeks rankings won over the weekend, the rankings were fairly predictable...
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November 29, 2016 - 8:54 am
By: Jeffrey Wright JWright@929ESPNFM.com Sources: Grizzlies guard Mike Conley suffered a transverse process fracture in the vertebrae. He will miss an indefinite period of time. — Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojVerticalNBA) November 29, 2016 Memphis Grizzlies guard Mike Conley, Jr. has suffered a...
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November 28, 2016 - 4:17 pm
By: Jeffrey Wright JWright@929ESPNFM.com As hot as the Grizzlies were shooting in the first half last Monday night in Charlotte, they were equally as cold this Monday night during the first half. Memphis (11-7, 5-4 Home) and Charlotte (10-7, 5-3 Away) finished the first half tied at 25, but the...
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November 28, 2016 - 8:45 am
By: Jeffrey Wright JWright@929ESPNFM.com I will never understand why, as a society, we generally accept that football players aren’t the smartest of the bunch yet think football coaches are. You know what almost every football coach is? That’s right, a former football player. Unless they found that...
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November 28, 2016 - 8:44 am
By: Jeffrey Wright Email: JWright@929ESPNFM.com Stop me when I say something that you haven't heard before. "You have to run the ball to win." "Defense wins championships.” “We have to control the ball.” “He has to earn it.” “We’re really young.” “He’s not a fit for our system.” All of these...
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November 25, 2016 - 6:16 pm
By Jason Smith Jason.Smith@entercom.com One day after scoring a season-low 51 points in a clunky loss to Providence, the University of Memphis got a career-high 35 points and 11 rebounds from sophomore forward Dedric Lawson and a much stronger effort from its supporting cast in beating Iowa 100-92...
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