Season 9 of the Memphis Grizzlies kicks off Tuesday, and my excitement is peaking. Like every year, I'm extremely excited to see the Grizzlies in action. Like every year, I will probably be terribly disappointed by Christmas.THE GOOD1. The Grizzlies have made significant upgrades at the power forward, 6th man, and Head Coach positions.I worked out a quick formula to show this:Arthur + Warrick + Iavaroni To provide some more color, here are a few things more successful than Iavaroni as Head Coach:The Sextortion of David LettermenThe 2009 Detroit LionsThe Jay Leno ShowJon & Kate's Marriage2. The Grizzlies didn't lose any significant pieces.3. Several members of the core group have demonstrated a commitment to improving.4. Few teams made significant upgrades.With the exception of the...

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