July 17, 2012; Las Vegas, NV, USA; Cleveland Cavaliers guard D. J. Kennedy (12) during the game against the Phoenix Suns at the Thomas and Mack Center. Mandatory Credit: Jayne Kamin-Oncea-US PRESSWIRE
So, the Memphis Grizzlies just made a trade with the Cleveland Cavaliers. Eek! Nope, they didn't get Kyrie Irving, buuuut, they did manage to get an asset in return for Jeremy Pargo -- who they were simply going to cut, if they couldn't find a team who would take him.
In return for Pargo, a 2014 2nd-round draft pick and cash, the Grizzlies got 6-6 swingman D.J. Kennedy, who I admittedly know little about.
I'll be honest, I didn't know D.J. Kennedy was officially on the team.— Conrad Kaczmarek (@conradkaczmarek) July 26, 2012
I didn't think D.J. Kennedy was all that impressive in his brief stint with the Cavs last year and in Las Vegas.
Soooo... Welcome to Memphis, D.J. Kennedy!
A traveling highlight on YouTube! Awesome.
I guess it's now time to ask around and see what else we can find out about Mr. Kennedy. Until then, you should re-watch that traveling highlight. It's pretty funny.