Kevin Lipe

  • joined Mar 21, 2012
  • last login Jul 10, 2014
  • posts 341
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Professional nerd, writer, musician, Memphian. Grizzlies fan since they played their first game in the Pyramid.

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  • MLB Cincinnati Reds
  • NBA Memphis Grizzlies
  • NFL New Orleans Saints
  • NCAAF Memphis Tigers
  • NCAAB Memphis Tigers
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Grading the Griz: Dexter Pittman


In a Griz career that comprised 20 minutes spread across 7 games, Dexter Pittman scored 2 points. And, yeah, that's about it.

Calkins: Hollins and Griz failed at relationship


Lionel Hollins was apparently kind of a jerk to Griz CEO Jason Levien even as Levien tried to reach out to him and get on the same page.

A Brief Memo to Griz Fans: Don't Panic


A portion of Griz fans are freaking out about Lionel Hollins. I think that's a little much.

Tillery: Hollins Out as Head Coach


In a move that may not be as much of a surprise as it would be a week ago, Ron Tillery of the Commercial Appeal is reporting that Lionel Hollins is out as the head coach of the Memphis Grizzlies.

Stein: Grizzlies Interested in George Karl


George Karl was fired by the Nuggets today, and the Grizzlies are interested in talking to him.

Nuggets to speak to Hollins after firing Karl


The Denver Nuggets got rid of Coach of the Year George Karl earlier today. According to Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports, the Nuggets are going to reach out to Lionel Hollins and Brian Shaw to fill their vacancy.

The Case Against Lionel Hollins


The debate continues as to whether the Grizzlies should bring Lionel Hollins back next year or not. Is Lionel Hollins overrated, underrated, or properly rated? Matt Hrdlicka has an answer.

Nets ask permission to interview Lionel Hollins


The Brooklyn Nets have requested permission to interview Griz head coach Lionel Hollins.

Keeping it real goes wrong again for Hollins


The Grizzlies' head coach, now given permission to talk to other teams, took to Memphis radio this morning to say he wants to stay in Memphis, that certain media members want him gone, and insinuated that Dave Joerger might be stabbing him in the bac

Grading the Griz: Hamed Haddadi


We take a look at what kind of year the Grizzlies got out of C Hamed Haddadi. Did he perform up to expectations?

QPon Takes His (Twitter) Game to the Next Level


The Grizzlies guard started his offseason off right by trying to get Miss Tennessee to go out with him.

Kevin Lipe on The Phil Naessens Show


I went on the Phil Naessens Show to talk about the end of Grizzlies/Spurs and what the future holds for the Grizzlies franchise. J.R. Wilco of Pounding the Rock was on, too.

Game 4 Recap: The Long Goodbye


The Grizzlies' season ended tonight as they went down swinging at home against the San Antonio Spurs, who beat them in almost every category for four straight games. Thus ended the best season in this history of the Memphis Grizzlies franchise.


Game 4 GameThread: Grizzlies vs. Spurs

We meet again. If the Grizzlies win tonight, they survive against the San Antonio Spurs and keep their championship dreams alive. If they lose, we'll see you next year.

A Dispatch from Game Three


Scattered thoughts on the first Grizzlies home game of the Western Conference Finals, in which the Grizzlies lost to the Spurs 104-93 in overtime.

Spurs 104, Grizzlies 93: Well, Crap.


The Grizzlies fought mightily tonight, but ultimately they blew a huge first quarter lead and fell to the Spurs in overtime (yes, that again) 104-93.


WCF Game 3 GameThread: Grizzlies vs. Spurs

Let's talk about the most important home game in the history of the Memphis Grizzlies.

A Spurs Fan Who Can't Watch the Spurs?


Our series-long running conversation with Pounding the Rock's SpursFanTN continues as we talk about beautiful basketball, the pain of losing, and what adjusments come next.

GBB to PtR: "How Long Can Duncan Keep Playing?"


The conversation between Pounding the Rock and Grizzly Bear Blues continue.

Game 2 Preview: Mad Grizzlies


In tonight's Game 2 of the Western Conference Finals, the Grizzlies take the court in San Antonio tonight to try to swing home court advantage in their favor. They're going to have to do things a little differently than they did in Game 1.

A Griz/Spurs Discussion with Pounding the Rock


A conversation about the Grizzlies/Spurs Western Conference Finals series with SpursFanTN of Pounding the Rock!

Game 1 Final Score: Spurs 105, Grizzlies 83


That really, really sucked.


Conference Finals GameThread: Griz @ Spurs

You may not believe it, but the Grizzlies are playing in the Western Conference Finals against the San Antonio Spurs today. I feel like we should talk about this.

Nine Lines for Number Nine: A WCF poem


A guest post from Michael Gossett to commemorate The Shirt Toss.

Game 6 Final Score: Grizzlies 88, Thunder 84




Game 5 GameThread: Grizzlies @ Thunder

The Grizzlies have a chance to close out the Thunder on the road in Oklahoma City and advance to the Western Conference Finals for the first time in the 18-year history of the franchise. Discuss.

Game 5 Q&A with J.A. Sherman of WTLC


The illustrious J.A. Sherman of Welcome to Loud City was kind enough to take the time to do another Q&A with me as we approach Game 5 of the Grizzlies/Thunder series.

Kevin Lipe on The Phil Naessens Show


GBB on the radio!

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