According to Shams Charania for Yahoo's The Vertical, the Memphis Grizzlies will likely sign Ray McCallum.
Vertical Sources: Free-agent guard Ray McCallum will meet with the Memphis Grizzlies and likely sign a deal. https://t.co/80VJe1fFkr— Shams Charania (@ShamsCharania) March 11, 2016
Ray was a McDonald's and a Parade Magazine All-American selection out of Detroit Country Day School. He spent three years at the University of Detroit Mercy, where he would win the Horizon League's Player of the Year as a junior in 2012.
McCallum has been in the NBA for three seasons after being drafted it by the Sacramento Kings with the 36th overall pick in the 2013 draft. He was traded last summer to the San Antonio Spurs for a second round draft pick. Even though Ray has been platooned back and forth between the NBA and the D-League, he has averaged 5.9 points and 2.4 assists per game in 144 games
With Mike Conley is still nursing a foot injury that could keep him out of the lineup for the next few games and Mario Chalmers has been waived after his season ending Achilles rupture, the Grizzlies are now bereft of point guards. It will be interesting to see if this report does come to pass and if McCallum can be made available before tomorrow's game against the New Orleans Pelicans.
Stay with Grizzly Bear Blues for any upcoming roster moves as the Grizzlies try to cement their roster.