SKILLS & DRILLS
The Memphis Grizzlies proudly present the city’s largest and longest-running holiday basketball tournament, with proceeds benefiting Memphis Athletic Ministries and its various youth services.
MLK 3-on-3 Tournament
Every MLK weekend, and with appearances by various NBA/WNBA guests, teams from throughout the Mid-South convene for a day of spirited, competitive play while honoring the legacy of Dr. King.
Jr. NBA Global Championship
Each Spring, the Memphis Grizzlies host an Official Qualifier for this worldwide tournament. Games are held at FedExForum with some of the area’s best teams competing for a chance at an all-expense-paid trip to the Global Finals in Orlando.
IN THE NEWS
Check out some of the latest developments as it relates to Grizzlies Youth Basketball.
In a piece written by Grind City Media’s Michael Wallace, the TSSAA spotlights Grizzlies Youth Basketball’s impact among regional youth as well as the program’s highly-anticipated return from the pandemic.
This year, the Grizzlies proudly select Mariah Chandler as its Coach of the Year. As such, Mariah will receive a commemorative trophy as well as other tokens of appreciation.
The National Basketball Association (NBA) today announced the formation of Jr. NBA Court of Leaders, a youth leadership council comprised of 18 15- and 16-year-old basketball players from across the U.S.