Former Cowboy Tony Allen Re-Signs With Grizzlies


Wednesday, July 3rd 2013, 12:36 am
By: News 9


Former Oklahoma State standout Tony Allen agreed to terms with the Memphis Grizzlies on a four-year, $20 million deal Tuesday.

The 6-foot-4 defensive wizard averaged 8.9 points per game last season as he helped the Grizzlies advance to the Western Conference Finals for the first time in franchise history. 

Allen's stellar defensive effort against Kevin Durant helped Memphis eliminate the Thunder in the second round of last season's Western Conference Playoffs. 

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The former Big 12 Player of the Year is entering his ninth NBA season and fourth with Memphis.  Allen led OSU to the 2004 Final Four before falling to Georgia Tech.