The Memphis Grizzlies will
hold their first week of training camp in Nashville as the new owners
try to expand the fan base coming off the team's first Western
The Grizzlies announced Friday that they will hold
media day in Memphis on Sept. 30. Then they will relocate to Nashville
where they will open training camp for the first time since the
franchise moved to Tennessee.
Memphis will work at Memorial Gym at Vanderbilt
starting Tuesday, Oct. 1. The Grizzlies will relocate to the Ensworth
School for an open practice Oct. 5 when Vanderbilt hosts Missouri in
The Grizzlies have held training camp in Memphis
nine years, though they went to Birmingham, Ala., in 2009. They open the
preseason Oct. 7 against Chicago in St. Louis.
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