Renasant Bank presents Memphis Hustle’s ‘10 Days to Tipoff’

By Geoff Langham | October 30, 2019

The Memphis Hustle, the NBA G League affiliate of the Memphis Grizzlies, today announced its festivities for ’10 Days to Tip-Off’, presented by Renasant Bank, starting on Tuesday, Oct. 29 and lasting all the way until the team’s home opener on Friday, Nov. 8 at 7 p.m. against the Texas Legends.

Hustle staff, entertainment teams and, on occasion, coaches and players will participate in a variety of events and activities throughout DeSoto County and Memphis in the 10 days leading up to the home opener. Two days before the team takes the floor at Landers Center, the team will celebrate Hustle Night at the Grizzlies Game when the Grizz take on the Minnesota Timberwolves on Wednesday, Nov. 6 at 7 p.m. Games and prizes to win will be included, as well as pregame autographs with the team and in-game contests.

Fans are encouraged to attend all events, but can also keep track of Hustle happenings on social media by following @memphishustle accounts and the hashtag #10DaysToHustle.

Date Event Details
Tuesday, Oct. 29 2+2 Spooktacular @ Northwest Hustle Crew and staff will be on-site to hand out candy to trick-or-treaters at the DeSoto Center.
Wednesday, Oct. 30 Cline Bus Tour (1-4 p.m.) The team will tour DeSoto County and Memphis, with stops including Mister P’s, Turning Point and Le Bonheur.
Thursday, Oct. 31 Olive Branch Trunk or Treat
Cornerstone Trunk or Treat
Hustle Crew and staff will be on-site to hand out candy to trick-or-treaters at two locations in the DeSoto County area.
Friday, Nov. 1 DeSoto Central vs. Southaven Football Game The Memphis Hustle will be at the Southaven Football Game with a kids zone, games and prizes.
Saturday, Nov. 2 Walk for Wags and Whiskers Hustle Crew and staff will be onsite for the 15th annual Walks for Wags for Whiskers
Sunday, Nov. 3 Donut Drop-Off for First Responders Hustle Crew will deliver surprise breakfasts to first responders in Southaven.
Monday, Nov. 4 Hustle Media Day Hustle Head Coach Jason March and all players will be available to the media following Grizzlies shootaround at FedExForum. This is not a public event.
Tuesday, Nov. 5 Gatorade Delivery for High School Band Hustle Crew will make a surprise Gatorade delivery to a local high school.
Wednesday, Nov. 6 Hustle Night at Grizzlies vs. Timberwolves Coaches and players will be on-site pregame and at halftime to sign autographs. Additionally, there will be multiple opportunities to win prizes and compete at in-game contests.
Thursday, Nov. 7 Renasant Van Blitz Hustle will join Grizzline at various Renasant Bank locations to surprise and delight.
Friday, Nov. 8 Pep Rally at Olive Branch Intermediate School Prior to opening night, the Hustle will take part in a pep rally at Olive Branch Intermediate School.