Herrington: From G League to playoffs, Tillman ‘stays ready’

By , Daily Memphian Updated: April 20, 2023 7:04 AM CT | Published: April 20, 2023 12:45 AM CT
Chris Herrington
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Chris Herrington

Chris Herrington covers the Memphis Grizzlies and writes about Memphis culture, food, and civic life. He lives in the Vollintine-Evergreen neighborhood of Midtown with his wife, two kids, and two dogs.

Xavier Tillman started five games in the G League this season. Barring the unexpected, he will start at least five playoff games this spring. One imagines no one else in the NBA, and certainly no one multiple seasons into his pro career, will be able to make such a claim. 


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