We figured we'd help you get through the offseason with some content linkage. This will lead with Grizzlies news, naturally, but we'll also give a nod to other pressing news which may our may not pertain to our Grizz, but certainly are great reads.
Good news, all! It seems as if the Grizzlies aren't trading Rudy Gay. My favorite quote from this piece: "Let me tell you something," said Heisley. "No disrespect to Oklahoma City, but if we had had Rudy Gay, we would have won the bleepity-bleep series going away. I really believe that."
A quick bit on the Sac Bee about the Grizzlies future.
Welcome To Loud City spoke with Lisa Rotter of Mavs Moneyball to get some insight into the Mavs-Thunder Western Conference Finals series.
Fantastic read. "Rick Welts opened up in an interview with the New York Times and revealed he is gay. Welts' story comes at a critical moment in sports as homophobia is confronted through a variety of positive and negative moments."
More on Rick Welts... Equally as compelling.
Are the Nets going International? NetsDaily discusses their pending offseason moves, which could include signing Andrei Kirilenko, and focussing on the "draft and stash" approach.
Yeah, about this year's NBA Draft. Well... it's pretty weak.