Jeff Ostheimer

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Could Memphis’ Marc Gasol feel enticed to join the Lakers this offseason?

The question left Kobe Bryant equally bewildered and amused.<p>Did the Lakers’ star ever envision Memphis center Marc Gasol morphing into the player he …

20 destinations for 2015: Memphis

<b>Why?</b><p>Hold onto your Blue Suede Shoes: Elvis Presley would have turned 80 on January 8, 2015, and his hometown of Memphis is revelling in grand style. That morning, be on the North Lawn of Graceland, Elvis’s over-the-top opulent, white-columned estate, when the birthday cake is sliced and officials …

Associated Press News

Biggest Surprises and Disappointments for the Memphis Grizzlies

The Memphis Grizzlies are benefiting from a few eye-opening performances while running among the best teams in the Western Conference.<p>The Grizzlies are playing remarkably well, with impressive offensive showings by a few players. Marc Gasol has found a new gear on that end. In his 11th season, Beno …

NBA

Utah Jazz vs. Memphis Grizzlies 12/22/14: Video Highlights and Recap

Having lost their past two games, the Memphis Grizzlies looked to get back on track against the Utah Jazz.<p>The Jazz entered play having lost seven of their last 10 games and as one of the worst squads in the Western Conference, representing a perfect opportunity for Memphis.<p>Watch the video for full …

Basketball

A Conversation With Memphis Mayor A.C. Wharton

Support the news<p>The last six months have put a spotlight on racism, social and economic inequality, and the relationship between police officers and …

Memphis, BYU athletic directors express regrets over bowl brawl

The president of the University of Memphis says he has asked the school's athletic director to work with coach Justin Fuente in investigating the postgame fight that broke out between BYU and the Tigers after the Miami Beach Bowl.<p>"We will provide another statement after the completion of that …

College Sports

Memphis Recording Pioneer and Christian Music Label Executive John Fry Dies

One doesn't typically use words like honesty, integrity, genuine, generous, and kind to describe executives in the music business, but that's how those who knew him will surely remember John Fry. John was a singular figure in Memphis music. Reeling from the death of John Hampton just one week ago, …

Anonymous Tip to FBI Fuels Panic Over ‘ISIS Threat’ to Memphis Bridge

Anonymous tips have a way of sparking speculation, particularly when the FBI and ISIS are involved. Today, the panic is centered around an aging …

Houston Rockets vs. Memphis Grizzlies: Live Score, Highlights and Reaction

The Houston Rockets knocked off the Memphis Grizzlies, 117-111, in an overtime thriller that featured the debut of Josh Smith for the Rockets.<p>Smith wasn't shy in his first action with Houston, leading the team with 21 field-goal attempts. He made nine of those shots, and finished with 21 points. …

Basketball

Arsenal Fans Direct 'Time to Say Goodbye' Banner at Arsene Wenger in WBA Match

It's safe to say Arsene Wenger is a bit of a divisive figure among Arsenal fans.<p>While some back their long-time manager, others are less supportive. The fans pictured above from the match against West Brom certainly fall into the latter category.<p>The banner, unfurled in the away end at the …

Soccer