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MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- The Memphis Grizzlies along with Memphis Gun Down and the Memphis Police Department will host Midnight Basketball tournaments at the Memphis Athletic Ministries’ Grizzlies Athletic Center this summer.

The events will be held every Saturday (excluding Independence Day weekend) throughout the summer beginning June 22 from 7 – 11 p.m.

The last tournament date is set to be August 3.

Participants, ages 16-20, can either come with a team of five or be paired up with other
individuals to form a team.

There is no cost to participate.

Registration will begin at 6:30 p.m.

For more information or to pre-register, visit http://memphisgundown.org/.

Midnight Basketball
Saturdays beginning 6/22/14
Memphis Athletic Ministries’ Grizzlies Athletic Center
2107 Ball Rd
(901) 743-6232


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