Newcomer Defeats Memphis Grizzlies Veterans in One-on-One
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By Christian Dudley

A Summer League standout beat the odds — and his Memphis Grizzlies teammates — on Friday during an offseason workout.

It is just over one week until the start of the Memphis Grizzlies‘ training camp. Players are rounding into town. Excitement is stirring for the new season. Basketball is almost back.

In speaking of Grizzlies players returing to Grind City, a few members of the team’s backcourt took part in a group workout on Friday. It apparently turned into a competitive battle of one-on-one. The contestants appear to have been Mike Conley, Wayne Selden, and Memphis’ latest training camp invitee — Brandon Goodwin.

Goodwin made a name for himself as a member of the Memphis Grizzlies’ rosters in the Utah and Las Vegas Summer Leagues. He is an intriguing prospect that really fits the mold of the prototypical Grizzly. It is no surprise he received an invitation to training camp as he truly earned the honor. Brandon could very well land on the Grizzlies’ lone open two-way contract spot.

While there is no footage available — at least as of Saturday evening — of the one-on-one battle of the Grizz guards, Brandon Goodwin is said to have been the victor. Though it does not mean much overall, it is still...

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