Injury or not, the season’s mission is the same. "We know the journey starts today or really tomorrow in training camp day one to get to where we ultimately want to go and that’s winning championships," said head coach Taylor Jenkins. They will start that journey without their 1st team All-Defensive center, Jackson, after he injured his foot over the summer.
Crowder is not at Suns camp while the team looks for a trade.
That earned the Grizzlies many more national TV games, including the coveted Christmas night slot against the defending champs, the Golden State Warriors. I’m extremely proud of our group on how serious, we took this offseason and how serious each individual took on themselves to get better, and it’ll help us be a better team, as well as long as everybody improve," said Morant, the All-Star and NBA's Most Improved Player last season.