Hustle announce three open tryout sessions

By Geoff Langham | August 15, 2018

The Memphis Hustle, the NBA G League affiliate of the Memphis Grizzlies, will hold its second annual open player tryouts for the upcoming 2018-19 season on Saturday, Sept. 8 and Sunday, Sept. 9from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. at Christian Brothers University (650 E Pkwy S, Memphis, TN 38112) and Saturday, Sept. 15 during the same time frame at DeSoto Central High School (2911 Central Pkwy, Southaven, MS 38672). Doors will open for registration at 9 a.m. at both locations.

Detailed information about the tryouts, registration forms and payment options and instructions are available online at http://memphishustle.com/hustle-tryouts-2018. For advance registrations completed online prior to the day of each tryout, the fee is $175. The fee increases to $225 for registrations completed upon 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. Pre-registration will close at 5 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 6 for the Memphis tryouts and at 5 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 13 for the Southaven tryout. Those wishing to do walk-up registration can pay by cash, credit card and cashier’s check, but not by personal check. All applicants must be eligible to play in the NBA G League and complete the required paperwork. Additionally, all participants will receive a T-shirt with registration. For any further questions, please contact Wade Langlois at wlanglois@grizzlies.com.

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

Fans who want to support the Memphis Hustle by purchasing 2018/19 Season Tickets can do so by calling (901) 888-HOOP and pressing 6. Season Ticket Packages start at just $10 per game and include multiple Season Ticket Member benefits including discounts on gear and merchandise, playoff ticket priority for both the Memphis Hustle and Memphis Grizzlies, invitations to select Grizzlies games during the 2018/19 season and more. Single Game Tickets will be available for purchase starting this fall at all Ticketmaster locations, Ticketmaster.com, the Landers Center Box Office, online at memphishustle.com or by calling (901) 888-HOOP.