Zach Randolph and Tony Allen returned to the FedExForum on Friday and got a standing ovation from the Memphis Grizzlies crowd.
Randolph and Allen were the stalwarts of Memphis’ Grit and Grind era:
Zach Randolph returns to Memphis. Nothing like the Grit and Grind era💪pic.twitter.com/DlsbWKzn5d
— Ballislife.com (@Ballislife) February 29, 2020
Zach Randolph played 17 years in the NBA. He played for the Portland Trail Blazers, New York Knicks, Los Angeles Clippers, Grizzlies and Sacramento Kings.
Randolph finished his NBA career with averages of 16.6 points, 9.1 rebounds and 1.8 assists in 1,116 games while shooting 47.1 percent from the field, 27.3 percent from beyond the arc and 76.4 percent from the free-throw line. He was a two-time All-Star, the 2004 Most Improved Player and made the 2011 All-NBA third team.
Tony Allen, meanwhile, was a six-time All-Defensive team member during his NBA career. He played for the Boston Celtics, Grizzlies and Pelicans. The Chicago native, finished his career with averages of 8.1 points, 3.5 rebounds and 1.3 assists.
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