Some of the most versatile players in NBA history have suited up for the Memphis Grizzlies franchise over the years.
For this piece, we highlighted and ranked the five best players in Grizzlies franchise history. The organization became an NBA club in 1995 and played in Vancouver for six years before moving to Memphis in 2001.
5. Rudy Gay
Rudy Gay played in 479 games with the Grizzlies. He averaged 17.9 points, 5.8 rebounds and 2.0 assists over seven seasons.
Gay is fourth in franchise history in games played and steals and fifth in field goals, total rebounds and points.
4. Pau Gasol
A future Hall of Famer, Pau Gasol put up 18.8 points, 8.6 boards and 1.8 blocks during his tenure with the Grizzlies. The Spaniard won the 2002 Rookie of the Year Award with Memphis by averaging 17.6 points and 8.9 rebounds during the 2001-02 campaign.
Gasol is the Grizzlies' all-time leader in blocks per game and player efficiency rating. The two-time NBA champion is also fourth in points and third in total rebounds.
One of the most popular players in Memphis history, Zach Randolph appeared in 551 games with the Grizzlies and compiled averages of 16.8 points and 10.2 rebounds. The talented lefty made two All-Star teams as well.
Z-Bo is first in Memphis franchise history in offensive rebounds, grabbing a total of 1,895. Randolph is also third in games played, field goals and points.
2. Marc Gasol
The Grizzlies traded Pau Gasol to the Los Angeles Lakers for Marc Gasol in 2008. Marc played in 769 games with Memphis and established himself as an all-time great.
Marc averaged 15.2 points and 7.7 boards over 11 seasons with the Grizzlies. He made three All-Star teams and won the 2013 Defensive Player of the Year Award.
Marc is first in franchise history in minutes played, field goals, free-throws, total rebounds, blocks and win-shares. He's also second in points.
1. Mike Conley
Mike Conley was the fourth overall pick of the 2007 draft out of Ohio State. The lefty averaged 14.9 points and 5.7 assists in 788 games with the Grizzlies.
Conley is Memphis' all-time leader in games played, 3-pointers, assists, steals and points. Mike scored 11,733 points during his stellar run with the Grizzlies. Unfortunately, the team was forced to rebuild and trade Conley in the summer of 2019.