Nate Tibbetts Granted Permission to Interview with the Memphis Grizzlies

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ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski first reported that Nate Tibbetts was interviewing with the Grizzlies for their head coaching opening:

Memphis has been granted permission to interview Portland assistant Nate Tibbetts for franchise’s head coaching job, league sources tell ESPN.

— Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) May 20, 2019

Tibbetts is currently an assistant coach for the Portland Trail Blazers after spending two season with the Cleveland Cavaliers. He guided the Thunder's D (now G) League team to a 64-41 record and two trips to the playoffs.  Prior to his D-League work Tibbetts was at the University of Sioux Falls as an assistant coach.  He played college basketball at the University of South Dakota.

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