TAG: Robert Pera

NBA, Smack, Twitter / Oct 15, 2013 / 12:00 pm

Grizzlies Owner Robert Pera Challenges Michael Jordan To 1-On-1 Game For $1 Million

Robert Pera

Robert Pera (photo. @robertpera)

The relatively new Grizzlies owner Robert Pera has some game. He’s showed it off during practice with his Grizzlies squad, but this is taking confidence to a new place, one DE Greg Hardy can understand. The 35-year-old Ubiquiti Networks founder challenged Michael Jordan to a game of 1-on-1 on Twitter yesterday. Read More »

NBA / Jun 5, 2013 / 11:00 am

Why The Memphis Grizzlies Must Keep Lionel Hollins

Lionel Hollins

Job security in the NBA is at an all-time low, especially at the head coach position. This season alone, the turnover rates have been astronomical, and even quasi-successful coaches have found themselves in the hot seat as the offseason approaches and teams attempt to retool their rosters and reshuffle their coaching staffs for the upcoming season. Read More »

NBA, Smack / May 12, 2013 / 8:50 pm

Grizzlies Owner Tweets About Marc Gasol: The Most Interesting Basketball Player In The World

Marc Gasol

Marc Gasol (photo. @RobertPera)

Remember that time when Memphis’ former star, Rudy Gay, morphed into the Dos Equis man to lure fans into voting for him for the All-Star Game? Back then, he was only being marketed as the most interesting man in the NBA, so in that regard, Marc Gasol might have him beat. Read More »