Why underestimating Marcus Smart's Memphis impact may mean the Grizzlies shock the NBA this season
Bradley Beal to the Phoenix Suns. Damian Lillard (maybe) to the Miami Heat. On and on one could go about moving and shaking around the NBA before you get to Marcus Smart landing on the Memphis Grizzlies. But Host Joe Mullinax argues that overlooking Smart's impact on this Grizzlies team would be a mistake - one that may mean Memphis goes on quite a run once the roster is "whole" upon Ja Morant's return. That, and Desmond Bane shining bright ahead of training camp, on this episode of Locked on Grizzlies!
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