The Memphis Grizzlies Glossary

A living lexicon of fan and franchise lore, revised, expanded and updated

By , Daily Memphian Updated: April 16, 2022 10:12 PM CT | Published: September 11, 2019 4:00 AM CT

From alley-oops to Z-bounds, "all heart, grit, grind" to the Zombie Grizzlies, an alphabetical survey of Grizzlies on-court and fan culture in Memphis. 


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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.


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