Mike Conley RUMORS & NEWS

  • Can Conley Be An All-Star?

    Grizzly Bear Blues "There have only been three All-Stars in Grizzlies history. Can you guess them? If you guessed Marc and Pau Gasol as well as Zach Randolph then you either know your Grizzlies history or deduced that those have been three of the four best players in franchise history. Who is that unfortunate..." August 15

  • Conley speaks out against police-community violence

    Total Pro Sports "In past years, athletes kept quiet on social topics, fearing they would upset the wrong people and it would somehow jeopardize their career for giving an opinion. Those days seem to be disappearing as more and more athletes, especially NBA athletes are speaking out on controversial topics, using..." July 16

  • Conley on record contract: '2 years from now everybody else will be making so much more'

    Memphis Commercial Appeal "There was a long line of supporters waiting for Mike Conley to sign an autograph and take a picture. One admirer jokingly said "loan me five dollars," to which Conley responded with a practical retort and a smile. "I haven't even got paid yet," he said. The 6-1 Grizzlies point guard..." July 15

  • Damian Lillard Schooled A Twitter User For Criticizing Mike Conley’s Contract

    Dime Magazine "The Memphis Grizzlies had a pretty good start to free agency. First, they edged out the Portland Trail Blazers (and several other teams) to sign Chandler Parsons to a max deal worth about $94 million over four years. Later, they did exactly as expected by re-signing incumbent point guard Mike..." July 02

  • Grizzlies to offer Conley max contract

    The Score "The Memphis Grizzlies will offer point guard Mike Conley a five-year max contract worth approximately $153 million, a source told ESPN's Tim MacMahon. Conley is expected to have a firm agreement with the Grizzlies by Saturday at the latest, according to ESPN's Marc Stein, citing sources." July 01

  • The Mavericks look like the favorites for Mike Conley if he leaves Memphis

    Mavs Moneyball "Mike Conley is one part of the Mavericks' plan for free agency, as Dallas will pursue him and Hassan Whiteside simultaneously. The Grizzlies are still the favorites to retain the veteran point guard, but if Conley does leave, most people had been considering the Spurs to be the next most likely..." June 30

  • Spurs' interest in Mike Conley is 'overstated'

    CBS Sports "Since they got knocked out of the playoffs, the San Antonio Spurs have been reportedly planning on pursuing impending free agent Mike Conley. Memphis may have the inside track on Conley, but with several teams like the Spurs interested in his services, the Grizzlies guard is expected to field a..." June 29

  • With draft in rearview mirror, Griz focused on re-signing Mike Conley

    Memphis Commercial Appeal "Soon after the Grizzlies presumably deliver Mike Conley a healthy, free-agent contract, the point guard and his wife will be expecting the arrival of their first child. The latter is sure to happen later next month. Giving birth to a new, long-term alliance with Conley isn't necessarily a slam..." June 26

  • Mavericks hope to sign Conley, Whiteside

    The Score "Mark Cuban appears to be swinging for the fences again this offseason. The Dallas Mavericks owner has his sights on making a serious splash in free agency as the team tries to sign point guard Mike Conley and center Hassan Whiteside, sources tell Tim MacMahon of ESPN. Acquiring a premier..." June 24

  • Report: Conley interested in signing with Mavericks, Spurs

    The Score "Don't be surprised if Memphis Grizzlies point guard Mike Conley finds a new home in Texas this summer. Conley is interested in signing with the Dallas Mavericks and San Antonio Spurs when he becomes an unrestricted free agent this offseason, ESPN's Tim MacMahon reports, citing..." June 23

  • Grizzlies front office growing concerned over possible Mike Conley departure

    Larry Brown Sports "Some members of the Memphis Grizzlies front office are reportedly growing increasingly concerned that point guard Mike Conley could leave once he becomes a free agent. According to ESPN’s Ian Begley, there is growing concern that Conley could seek out a new team after his contract..." June 15

  • Report: Grizzlies worried Conley will leave, hoping Justin Timberlake can woo him

    The Score "Mike Conley has spent the past years playing for the Memphis Grizzlies, but as he moves towards becoming an unrestricted free agent this summer, there's a very real possibility that his days competing for the franchise are over. There's a growing concern among certain members of the Grizzlies'..." June 15

  • Knicks reportedly interested in Grizzlies' Mike Conley, Lakers' Jordan Clarkson

    CBS Sports "The New York Knicks are setting their sights high when it comes to available free-agent point guards. Desperately in need of a starting caliber point guard to replace the aging and defensively weak Jose Calderon, the Knicks will pursue Memphis Grizzlies veteran Mike Conley and Los Angeles..." June 09

  • Grizzlies’ Mike Conley healed and ready for Olympic call

    Memphis Commercial Appeal "Grizzlies point guard Mike Conley wants to play for USA Basketball during the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. "I'm still planning on going to the Olympics if invited," Conley told The Commercial Appeal when asked after Golden State guard Stephen Curry and others removed their names from..." June 08

  • Spurs to pursue Mike Conley in free agency

    Today's Fastbreak "The amazing 2016 season of the San Antonio Spurs came crashing to a halt on Thursday against the Oklahoma City Thunder, but it appears the team will pursue a big fish despite winning 67 games in the regular season. ESPN’s Marc Stein reports that multiple “spies” (a nice shake-up of the usual..." May 13

  • If Mike Conley Doesn’t Re-Sign In Memphis, Tony Allen Predicted A Flagrant Foul In His Future

    Dime Magazine "The Memphis Grizzlies’ injury-riddled season finally came to a merciful end on Sunday when the Spurs swept them out of the first round of the playoffs. They can now turn their attention to more pressing matters, namely the looming free agency of star point guard Mike Conley. Conley will be a..." April 26

  • Mike Conley: Grizzlies need to make moves for me to stay

    Bleacher Report "With his 2015-16 season officially over, Memphis Grizzlies point guard Mike Conley Jr. is pondering whether his future lies in Memphis or elsewhere this offseason. Conley is an unrestricted free agent this summer, and while the Grizzlies eventually re-signed big man Marc Gasol last year,..." April 25

  • Mike Conley Wins NBA's Sportsmanship Award

    Grizzly Bear Blues "Good news everyone!!!! Mike Conley has been awarded the Joe Dumars Trophy as the amateur or professional basketball player who exemplifies the qualities of sportsmanship. From the team: Memphis Grizzlies guard Mike Conley is the recipient of the Joe Dumars Trophy presented to the 2015-16..." April 23

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    "We are undefeated in re-signing our core players, and we will remain so. We are going to re-sign Mike Conley" - Chris Wallace

  • Grizzlies GM Chris Wallace: 'We are going to re-sign Mike Conley'

    CBS Sports "Mike Conley has spent all nine years of his NBA career with the Memphis Grizzlies, and he is headed for unrestricted free agency this summer. The Grizzlies obviously want him back, but he will surely have several suitors offering huge contracts. Some of them could offer him a better chance to win..." April 20

  • Conley won't withdraw from Team USA consideration due to Achilles injury

    The Score "It appears as though Mike Conley's chances of taking part in the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, this summer are far greater than him suiting up for the Memphis Grizzlies in the NBA playoffs. While he hasn't been officially ruled out for all remaining games, Grizzlies head coach..." April 09

  • Mike Conley expected to miss rest of season with Achilles injury, according to report

    SB Nation "Memphis Grizzlies point guard Mike Conley is not expected to return from his Achilles injury even if Memphis can reach the playoffs, according to Ronald Tillery of the Memphis Commercial-Appeal. Grizzlies coach Dave Joerger was asked if he expected to see four injured Grizzlies players..." April 05