Memphis Hustle waive Jalen Jackson & Curtis Phillips

By Geoff Langham | October 29, 2018

The Memphis Hustle, the NBA G League affiliate of the Memphis Grizzlies, has waived forwards Jalen Jackson and Curtis Phillips, the team announced today. Jackson was acquired as a local tryout player and Phillips was selected by the Hustle in the third round of this year’s NBA G League Draft.

Memphis’ roster now stands at 15, including two-way players D.J. Stephens and Yuta Watanabe and Grizzlies assignee Jevon Carter. A complete roster can be seen below.

Player

Pos

Height

Weight

DOB

College/Country

Status

Jevon Carter

G

6-2

196

09/14/95

West Virgina/USA

Assignment

Kyle Casey

F

6-7

225

11/27/89

Harvard/USA

Returning Rights (Trade)

Markel Crawford

G

6-4

210

10/22/94

Ole Miss/USA

Affiliate Player

Terrence Drisdom

G/F

6-5

175

07/30/92

Cal Poly Pomona/USA

Returning Rights

Brandon Goodwin

G

6-2

180

10/02/95

Florida Gulf Coast/USA

Affiliate Player

Tyler Harvey

G

6-4

185

07/17/93

Eastern Washington/USA

NBA Draft Rights

Dusty Hannahs

G

6-4

195

09/02/93

Arkansas/USA

Returning Rights

Nino Johnson

F

6-9

245

01/15/93

SE Missouri State/USA

NBA G League Draft

Ismaila Kane

F

6-9

200

05/08/95

Atlanta Metropolitan/Senegal

Affiliate Player

Tanner McGrew

F

6-8

250

07/12/93

W. Va. Wesleyan/USA

Local Tryout Player

Doral Moore

C

7-1

280

01/27/91

Wake Forest/USA

Affiliate Player

Tarik Phillip

G

6-3

195

08/10/93

West Virginia/USA

Local Tryout Player

D.J. Stephens

G/F

6-5

188

12/19/90

Memphis/USA

Two-Way Player

Jay-R Strowbridge

G

6-0

185

02/19/88

Oregon/USA

Local Tryout Player

Yuta Watanabe

F

6-9

205

10/13/94

George Washington/Japan

Two-Way Player

 

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