Going West, Grizzlies headed in right direction
Hiring Jerry West as the new president of basketball operations is a huge plus for the Memphis Grizzlies. West was not only a great, Hall of Fame player, but he is also one of the most astute general managers ever connected with the NBA.
West will first need to flesh out a competitive team around rookies Pau Gasol and Shane Battier and point guard Jason Williams. Barring injury, Gasol and Battier will enjoy long, high-quality NBA careers. I expect West to have a positive influence on ...
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