Off-court, Grizzlies players are people, too

Tips for fans: Say hello, don’t stare, don’t make a fuss

By , Daily Memphian Updated: December 22, 2019 4:00 AM CT | Published: December 22, 2019 4:00 AM CT

They lose their cell phones. They eat at restaurants (well, many of them) and they go to the grocery store. If you play, coach or broadcast basketball for the Grizzlies for a living, you're still a regular human. Sometimes, though, fans forget that. 


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Don Wade

Don Wade

Don Wade has been a Memphis journalist since 1998 and he has won awards for both his sports and news/feature writing. He is originally from Kansas City and is married with three sons.


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