While the Mike Conley-less Grizzlies had certainly been struggling lately - 11 losses in their last 13 games, and the last eight overall - the early optics of this move look to be more nuanced than the 7-12 record alone. Associate head coach J.B. Bickerstaff has been named interim head coach. Memphis general manager Chris Wallace and team owner Robert J. Pera have both released statements with regards to the team management relieving Fizdale of his head coaching duties, via Grizzlies' official website. "You take it personally", Gasol said to ESPN.
"Losing in this league and not meeting expectations in this league takes its toll on everybody", Stotts said before a game in NY.
Conyers steps aside as ranking member on House Judiciary Committee
MI congressman John Conyers is giving up his leadership position as top Democrat on the House Judiciary Committee. He has rejected calls for his resignation and so has the House's top Democrat - for now.
"If I'm not on the floor, then I'm not valued", Gasol said. "I'm sure [the coaching staff] knew that would hurt me the most".
David Fizdale reportedly is out as coach of the Grizzlies.
Fizdale has been described as a "ride or die" type of coach and one that would go to bat for any of his players, but it seems like the same holds true for two of his former players, who have his back regardless of the situation. "Explain it to me", Fizdale ranted.
Manchester United will try to win at Watford - Ashley Young
Marouane Fellaini's involvement will depend on whether Mourinho selects two or three centre-backs for the clash in the capital. Everton lost against Southampton this weekend, while Watford won against Newcastle United in the Premier League .
This will be the second time as an interim coach for Bickerstaff, who will start Wednesday night in San Antonio against the Spurs.
Cold start Monday with another pleasant & sunny afternoon
That will result in scattered showers across the area, with a few mountain snow flurries possibly by early Friday morning. Another cold front will move in from the north Wednesday night, reinforcing the cooler air over the state for Thursday .