Chalmers back with Grizzlies after season on sidelines

first_imgIndian national gunned down in Camarines Sur Marcosian mode: Duterte threatens to arrest water execs ‘one night’ Marbury opts for final season with Beijing Fly Dragons View comments Chalmers developed a relationship with Grizzlies coach David Fizdale when Chalmers played for the Miami Heat and Fizdale was a Heat assistant.Chalmers won NBA titles with the LeBron James-led Heat in 2012 and 2013.Chalmers averaged 10.8 points, 3.8 assists, 2.6 rebounds and 1.5 steals in 55 games with the Grizzlies in 2015-16.Last season the Grizzlies finished in seventh place in the Western Conference and were eliminated in the first round of the playoffs by the San Antonio Spurs.ADVERTISEMENT LeBron James scores 31 points, Lakers beat Rockets Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next Kawhi Leonard, Clippers rally to beat Pelicans LATEST STORIES Filipinos turn Taal Volcano ash, plastic trash into bricks PLAY LIST 01:40Filipinos turn Taal Volcano ash, plastic trash into bricks01:32Taal Volcano watch: Island fissures steaming, lake water receding02:14Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard02:56NCRPO pledges to donate P3.5 million to victims of Taal eruption00:56Heavy rain brings some relief in Australia02:37Calm moments allow Taal folks some respite McGregor blasts Cerrone in 40 seconds in UFC return End of his agony? SC rules in favor of Espinosa, orders promoter heirs to pay boxing legend MOST READ IT happens: Facebook sorry for Xi Jinping’s name mistranslation 787 earthquakes recorded in 24 hours due to restive Taal Volcano Chalmers used Instagram on Tuesday to post a picture of himself in a Grizzlies uniform with a caption that read “GNG… enough said.” “Grit and grind” is the Grizzlies’ motto.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSEnd of his agony? SC rules in favor of Espinosa, orders promoter heirs to pay boxing legendSPORTSRedemption is sweet for Ginebra, Scottie ThompsonSPORTSMayweather beats Pacquiao, Canelo for ‘Fighter of the Decade’Chalmers, 31, has battled back from a torn right Achilles tendon he sustained in March 2016 while playing for the Grizzlies.The Grizzlies released Chalmers after he was injured, and he missed all of the 2016-17 NBA season. Mario Chalmers #6 of the Memphis Grizzlies dribbles against the Boston Celtics during the second quarter at TD Garden on March 9, 2016 in Boston, Massachusetts.NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Maddie Meyer/Getty Images/AFPThe Memphis Grizzlies inked Mario Chalmers to a contract on Wednesday, a day after the guard indicated he was headed back to his old NBA team.The Grizzlies did not reveal terms of the deal, but multiple media reports said Chalmers agreed to a one-year contract.ADVERTISEMENT ‘I’m out!’: PewDiePie releases last video before taking break from YouTube Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. last_img read more

Berbice teen disappears from grandmother’s house

first_imgThe search is on for a 13-year-old girl of Woodley Park, West Coast Berbice, Region Five (Mahaica-Berbice), who disappeared from her grandmother’s house after an altercation ensued between the two on Saturday.Missing: Christina KrisendatChristina Krisendat was last seen at about 21:00h.According to her grandmother, Lucile Ramoo, she has been caring for the child since the age of three. Earlier that day, Krisendat and her grandmother had a confrontation over some money and the teen disappeared later that night. The woman is pleading with persons to contact the nearest police station if her granddaughter is spotted anywhere.“We search and didn’t find anybody. The last I see her was the same Saturday. I didn’t see her back. I went to the police and Sunday I went back but we didn’t hear anything,” the woman recalled.The grandmother insisted that the teen has never run away from home before.Anyone with information about the missing teen is asked to contact the nearest police station.last_img read more

Former Man City midfielder in line for Lorient move

first_img Gelson Fernandes 1 Lorient are lining up a move for ex-Manchester City and Leicester City midfielder Gelson Fernandes.The 27-year-old, who made 43 Premier League appearances during his time at City, is under contract at Freiburg until 2016.Lorient want him and they are expected to open discussions over a four-year deal imminently.The Switzerland international spent time during the 2011/12 season on loan at Leicester.last_img