2019 NBA G League Local Player Tryouts

The Memphis Hustle, the NBA G League affiliate of the Memphis Grizzlies, will hold its third annual open player tryouts for the upcoming 2019-20 season on Saturday, Sept. 21 from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. at Canale Arena at Christian Brothers University (2440 Central Ave., Memphis, TN 38104) and Saturday, Sept. 28 from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. at DeSoto Central High School (2911 Central Pkwy, Southaven, MS 38672).

Doors will open for registration at 9 a.m. at both locations.

All applicants must be eligible to play in the NBA G League and complete the required paperwork.

Pre-registration will close at 5 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 19 for the Memphis tryouts and at 5 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 26 for the Southaven tryout.

For registrations completed prior to each tryout, the fee is $175.

The fee increases to $225 for registrations completed either the day of or upon completing walk-up registration. Pre-registration will be capped at 60 participants, so those who plan to pre-register are encouraged to do so as soon as possible. Those wishing to do walk-up registration can pay by cash, credit card, and cashier’s check, but not by personal check.

Players who participate in the open tryouts will be observed and evaluated by members of the Memphis Hustle and Memphis Grizzlies basketball operations staffs. 

Each registrant will receive a free Memphis Hustle t-shirt.

To complete the online registration process ALL three steps below must be completed.

Step 1 – Register and Pay for a Tryout by completing a registration form below:

10 am – 1 pm
Canale Arena – Christian Brothers University
2440 Central Ave., Memphis, TN 38104


10 am – 1 pm
DeSoto Central High School
2911 Central Pkwy, Southaven, MS 38672

Step 2 – Complete the Tryout Health Information Authorization form

Step 3 – Complete the Tryout Release & Eligibility form: