Mariah Chandler, Grizzlies Youth Basketball Coach of the Year, has advanced to become a top-3 national finalist for Jr. NBA Coach of the Year! Learn more about her bid via Grind City Media’s MikeCheck.
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.
Building positive relationships – and hoops skills – fuel Chandler’s case for National Jr. NBA C.O.Y
Grind City Media went one-on-one with Chandler, who shared her remarkable basketball journey, passion for youth development and her role with Grizzlies Youth Basketball.
Memphis Grizzlies Youth Basketball Coach of the Year Mariah Chandler named semifinalist for National 2021 Jr. NBA Coach of the Year Award
Memphis Grizzlies Youth Basketball Coach of the Year Mariah Chandler has been named one of eight semifinalists for the 2021 National Jr. NBA Coach of the Year Award.
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.