Grizzlies will retire Tony Allen’s jersey, honoring Grit ‘N Grind forever


The Memphis Grizzlies announced their decision to retire Tony Allen’s No. 9 jersey alongside Zach Randolph’s on Thursday, noting that his jersey will hang from the rafters “one day.” “Tony was a driving force behind the Grizzlies’ seven straight playoff appearances and he remains a beloved member of the Memphis …

Memphis Grizzlies plan to retire number of former player Tony Allen

The Memphis Grizzlies announced plans to eventually retire the number of Tony Allen, who departed this summer as a free agent and signed with the New Orleans Pelicans.The franchise announced similar plans this summer for fellow Grit ‘n’ Grind mainstay Zach Randolph, who signed with the Sacramento Kings in free …

Tony Allen’s No. 9 to Be Retired by Memphis Grizzlies

Brandon Dill/Associated PressThe Memphis Grizzlies announced Thursday that Tony Allen’s No. 9 jersey would be retired and hung from the rafters at the FedExForum on Friday, when Allen returns to Memphis with the New Orleans Pelicans in a preseason game.  General manager Chris Wallace said:”Tony will forever be one of the Core Four …

Les Grizzlies vont retirer le maillot de Tony Allen – Basket

Les Grizzlies, créés en 1995 (à l’époque à Vancouver), étaient l’une des dernières équipes NBA à n’avoir retiré aucun maillot. Mais cela ne va plus durer : après Zach Randolph, les Grizzlies ont en effet indiqué ce jeudi que le numéro de Tony Allen, défenseur hors-pair arrivé dans le Tennessee en …

Memphis retire le numéro de Tony Allen – Fil Info – NBA

Après Zach Randolph, Tony Allen sera donc le deuxième joueur des Grizzlies à voir son numéro, le 9, retiré par la franchise de Memphis. C’est davantage son état d’esprit et ses qualités défensives, bien plus que les statistiques, qui ont poussé le propriétaire de l’équipe basé dans le Tennessee à …

Lakers to retire Kobe Bryant’s jersey on Dec. 18

It’s not yet clear which of the numbers Bryant wore with the Lakers (Nos. 8 and 24) will be retired. “[Whichever number they choose] it’ll be pretty hard for someone else to wear the other one,” Bryant told Shelburne in August 2016. Kobe Bryant will be Reports: Los Angeles Lakers …

Report: Lakers to Retire Both Kobe Bryant Jersey Numbers

The Los Angeles Lakers will retire former guard Kobe Bryant’s No. 8 and No. 24 jerseys on Dec. 18, according to a report from TMZ and ESPN’s Ramona Shelburne. The ceremony will take place during the game against the Golden State Warriors. Bryant will …Lakers solidify plans to retire Kobe Bryant’s …

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