Former South Oak Cliff standout Darrell Arthur had a
sparkling training camp and the Grizzlies responded by picking up the
fourth-year option on his rookie contract.
Arthur had 19 in the opener. He ran into early foul trouble
against the Mavericks, but appears to be primed to come back from a torn
pectoral muscle last season.
“He’s been very active and these guys , when
they come back home, they all want to have a game,’’ coach Rick
Carlisle said of Arthur. “You can go right down the list – (Chris)
Bosh, (LaMarcus) Aldridge, Deron Williams, all of them. So he’s going to