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Grizzlies head coach Dave Joerger reacts to a call during the NBA playoffs against the Thunder on April 26 in Memphis, Tenn. (Nelson Chenault / USA TODAY Sports)

NBA: Grizzlies’ Joerger turns down Wolves

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Grizzlies head coach Dave Joerger, after receiving permission to interview for the Minnesota Timberwolves job, is staying in Memphis, according to multiple reports Sunday.


Joerger watched Grizzlies owner Robert Pera fire two of the team’s top executives after a 50-win season. But according to, Pera spoke with Joerger over the past two days and persuaded him to stay.

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