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Kevin Durant, the greatest H-O-R-S-E player of all time, delivers a four-point play.

The refs pretended to review the play to see if KD stayed in bounds, but secretly they just wanted to watch that shot five more times.

In other off-season news, Marc Gasol got married and brought some of his bestest bros with him to Spain for the wedding. Z-Bo looks so happy!

In other off-season news, Marc Gasol got married and brought some of his bestest bros with him to Spain for the wedding. Z-Bo looks so happy!

Look at this Grizzlies fan…

Look at this Grizzlies fan…

Marc Gasol and the saddest t-shirt wearing of the playoffs.

Marc Gasol and the saddest t-shirt wearing of the playoffs.

Marc Gasol’s game winning tip-in against the Thunder.

Marc Gasol puts the MOVES on Kendrick Perkins. Damn son.

thescore:

Marc Gasol looked a little bit different in high school.

If I had to guess, I’d say that Zach Randolph used to stash all his drugs in Marc Gasol. 

thescore:

Marc Gasol looked a little bit different in high school.

If I had to guess, I’d say that Zach Randolph used to stash all his drugs in Marc Gasol. 

This giant man sitting in his tiny chair is having a tea party with adorable little girls while a picture hangs on the pink patterned wall of the giant man holding an adorable little boy who is holding a basketball. It is so good. It is. much. too much.

But then you see this photo of Rudy Gay doing cookie crafts with kids in chef hats and you realize that there can never be too much. Too much does not exist. Certainly not at a tea party.

This giant man sitting in his tiny chair is having a tea party with adorable little girls while a picture hangs on the pink patterned wall of the giant man holding an adorable little boy who is holding a basketball. It is so good. It is. much. too much.

But then you see this photo of Rudy Gay doing cookie crafts with kids in chef hats and you realize that there can never be too much. Too much does not exist. Certainly not at a tea party.

Look at this basketball fan. 
Marc Gasol was clapping even before the dunk went down. Clearly, it was his first time at the rodeo. 
yeahcarmelo:

Andre Iguodala windmill dunks at the All-Star game… I wouldn’t mind seeing him in the dunk contest again either…

Look at this basketball fan. 

Marc Gasol was clapping even before the dunk went down. Clearly, it was his first time at the rodeo. 

yeahcarmelo:

Andre Iguodala windmill dunks at the All-Star game… I wouldn’t mind seeing him in the dunk contest again either…

Pau Gasol’s fiancee may have dumped him, but even in defeat, Marc Gasol can have any woman in the city of Memphis tonight.
Does anyone know how you say “beard ride” in Spanish?
(SK)
(Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Pau Gasol’s fiancee may have dumped him, but even in defeat, Marc Gasol can have any woman in the city of Memphis tonight.

Does anyone know how you say “beard ride” in Spanish?

(SK)

(Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Marc? Pau? It’s time to come in for din-din now. Mom made tapas… again. Marc? Pau?
[slapclap]

Marc? Pau? It’s time to come in for din-din now. Mom made tapas… again. Marc? Pau?

[slapclap]

NBA Off Seson Preview: Memphis Grizzlies

There’s a misguided sense of invincibility and arrogance that comes with being young. More often than not, young people do not know how to harness their energy and talent into something valuable or worthwhile. As they say, youth is wasted on the young.

It’s not to say that you can’t be a young team in the Association and be successful. You can and more importantly,  you should be. With a majority of the team born between 1985 and 1988, the Grizzles’ core should be at that turning point when they should begin to shed those youthful layers of inexperience and play like a veteran team. 

A lot of pressure will placed upon the shoulders of Rudy Gay this season to become that superstar. Gay is getting paid like a superstar and with a great paycheck, comes great responsibility. Also, will Gay’s experiences with the USA World turn him into a better player? Gay didn’t have a breakthrough like Durant, but we can all hope that Gay learned a thing or two about teamwork and stepping up and working as a team to achieve a singular goal, right?

Ditto for O.J. Mayo.

Also, Memphis, please continue to feed your Spaniard and Z-Bo. Randolph had a really great season and could potentially have another good season as long as he’s being feed the ball. The sky’s the limit with Marc Gasol; the dude is only going to get better. Although, in order to successfully feed a big, you need a solid point guard and apparently Mike Conley isn’t cutting the mustard.

In addition to re-signing Gay to a long term deal, the Grizzlies added the feisty Tony Allen, Acie Law and rookies Xavier Henry and Greivis Vasquez (We can only hope that the Grizzlies’ fan base perform their own version of Vasquez’s fabled shimmy).

What can you really say about the Grizzlies? They are a team and appear to be in shape and have had a really great pre-season, but it’s the pre season and it’s the Western Conference. Perhaps, the Grizzlies will be in the mix for the eighth seed with the improving Clippers, Rockets, Kings, and, Hornets and dare I even say, T-Wolves?

Fun Stuff!

And for no reason, here’s a photo of the Grizzlies’ mascot sitting on the handle bar of Rudy Gay’s bicycle.

The other Gasol, Marc, with a mean block on Sean May. Marc and the Grizz beat Sacramento 116-105.
(Photo by Joe Murphy/NBAE via Getty Images)

The other Gasol, Marc, with a mean block on Sean May. Marc and the Grizz beat Sacramento 116-105.

(Photo by Joe Murphy/NBAE via Getty Images)

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