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The search continues for a Grizzles head coach

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This week, the Grizzlies will meet with current Grizzlies assistant coach Dave Joerger. They will also hold a sit down with former Denver Nuggets head coach George Karl.

The meeting with Karl is scheduled to take place today. Karl has spent twenty five (25) seasons as a head coach and has more than 11- hundred wins under his belt. He was named the NBA's coach of the year, after he led the Nuggets to fifty seven (57) wins last season.

The Grizzlies decided not to bring back coach Lionel Hollins last Monday.

In other Memphis Grizzlies news, two former Memphis Tigers will be working out for the Memphis Grizzlies in the near future.

D.J. Stephens will work out this Thursday. Adonis Thomas will hit the court next Monday.

Stephens started twenty eight (28) games for the Tigers last season. He averaged 7.6 points per game. He also had ninety five (95) blocks and thirty three (33) steals on the season.

Thomas started all thirty six (36) games for the Tigers last season averaging 11.7 points-per-game.

The Grizzlies have three second round draft selections.

The NBA Draft is Thursday, June 27th.

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