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Selby's potential got him this far; now he must produce

Selby's potential got him this far; now he must produce

To Josh Selby, the Memphis Grizzlies represent a clean slate, and a team that doesn't care about his past, only his potential.

To the Memphis Grizzlies — who snagged the Lake Clifton graduate with the 49th pick in Thursday's NBA Draft — Selby represents an investment of minimal risk, but one that still has the potential for a big return.

It wasn't a marriage many people saw coming. The Grizzlies never even had Selby in for a workout.

"I was very surprised," Selby said. "I didn't have any contact with them [before the draft]."

But when Selby was still available when the Grizzlies went on the clock, the organization felt he had too...

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