Free Youth Basketball Clinics set for Saturday, November 4, at Landers Center
The Memphis Hustle, the NBA G League affiliate of the Memphis Grizzlies, will celebrate 10 Days to Tip-Off of the 2023-24 season, presented by OrthoSouth, with various events across the Mid-South. The celebration will begin with Media Day on Tuesday, Oct. 31, and culminate with the season opener vs. the Rio Grande Valley Vipers on Friday, Nov. 10, at 7 p.m. at the Landers Center in Southaven.
As part of the festivities, the Hustle will host two free youth basketball clinics, presented by Wilson, that feature 60-minutes of skill instruction led by the Hustle Youth Basketball staff. Session 1 will feature kids ages 6-9 and take place from 10-11 a.m. while Session 2 will feature kids ages 10-13 and take place from 11 a.m. – 12 noon. Fans can visit https://www.nba.com/grizzlies/youthbasketball for more information on the youth basketball clinics.
The full list of events for 10 Days to Tip-Off is detailed here:
|Tuesday, Oct. 31||Memphis Hustle Media Day (Don Poier Media Center on FedExForum Event Level)||Head Coach Jason March and select players will be available to the media. This is not a public event. Media should RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org.|
|Wednesday, Nov. 1||OrthoSouth Stop Day||Hustle Hype Crew will make stops at DeSoto County OrthoSouth locations to deliver swag to OrthoSouth employees.|
|Thursday, Nov. 2||DeSoto Central Middle School Visit (2611 Central Pkwy, Southaven, MS 38672)||Hustle Hype Crew will attend a pep rally to hype up DCMS students and prepare them for basketball season.|
|Friday, Nov. 3||Blue Sky Dog Rescue||Hustle will volunteer at Blue Sky Dog Rescue to help with fostered dogs in the shelter.|
|Saturday, Nov. 4||Memphis Hustle Fall Clinic (Landers Center)||Join us for two FREE Youth Basketball Clinics at the Landers Center. Register here.|
|Sunday, Nov. 5||Hot Wheels (FedExForum)||Hustle Hype Crew will be on-site handing out swag and ticket vouchers on the FedExForum concourse prior to the Hot Wheels show.|
|Monday, Nov. 6||Mid-South Food Bank (3865 S. Perkins Rd, Memphis, TN 38118)||Hustle staff will be on-site at the Mid-South Food Bank to help sort food for the Mid-South community.|
|Tuesday, Nov. 7||Memphis Hustle Social Media Contests (Twitter/X, Instagram, TikTok and Facebook)||Follow @MemphisHustle on our social channels for chances to win autographed items, tickets and more!|
|Wednesday, Nov. 8||Grizzlies Game Activation (FedExForum)||Find Hustle Hype Crew on the concourse at the Grizzlies game vs. the Miami Heat to enter to win a Hustle Jersey signed by Desmond Bane.|
|Thursday, Nov. 9||Surprise & Delight||Hustle Hype Crew will surprise fans across the Mid-South with tickets, swag and treats.|
|Friday, Nov. 10||Hustle Opening Night (Landers Center)||The Memphis Hustle will tip-off their season at 7 p.m. as they host the Rio Grande Valley Vipers.|
In addition to 10 Days to Tip-Off, the Memphis Grizzlies will host Hustle Night against the Denver Nuggets on Friday, Oct. 27, where the first 3,000 fans in attendance will receive a Hustle magnet schedule.