The Norma Rae Moment 

A look back at the Grizzlies’ magical season of heart, grit, and grind.

"Only in the movies and in Memphis." That call from the late Memphis Grizzlies broadcaster Don Poier dates to the first preseason game the franchise played after moving to Memphis, back in 2001. But the moment that most fits the call happened…

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