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Memphis Grizzlies Trade Franchise Star Mike Conley Jr. to the Utah Jazz

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According to Shams Charania of the Athletic, the Jazz will trade Kyle Korver, Jae Crowder, Grayson Allen and picks to acquire Conley.

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The Memphis Grizzlies and the Utah Jazz have managed a blockbuster trade that will send the star of the Grizzlies, Mike Conley Jr., to the Jazz in exchange for Jae Crowder, Kyle Korver, and Grayson Allen, along with draft picks, according to Shams Charania of the Athletic. Conley Jr. has played for the Memphis Grizzlies since being drafted in 2007. Through the trade, the Jazz acquire a point guard to play alongside young star Donovan Mitchell.

Conley, the Grizzlies’ all-time leading scorer, averaged 21.1 points per game in 2018-19, alongside 6.4 assists per game over 70 games.