34-year old SG/SF Tony Allen has been named to the All Defense Second Team. Allen played in 64 games (57 starts) for the Grizzlies in 2015-16 and he averaged 25.3 minutes, 8.4 points, 4.6 rebounds, 1.1 assists, 1.7 steals and 0.3 blocked shots per game. Allen is the ace of the defense for the Memphis Grizzlies, as he is often pitted against the best offensive player for the opposing team on a night to night basis. Allen has now played in 391 games (293 starts) in his first six years with the Grizzlies and he is averaging 24.7 minutes, 8.9 points, 4.0 rebounds, 1.4 assists, 1.7 steals and 0.5 blocked shots per game. Allen is currently #2 in Grizzlies’ history in steals with 681 of them. Allen is also #10 in games played (391), #10 in offensive rebounds (575) and #9 in blocked shots (188) in Grizzlies’ history.
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