Created: July 14, 2021 12:22 PM
Apple Valley native and Memphis Grizzlies guard Tyus Jones returned to the Twin Cities area, in his off-season, to play for Team Tyus in the Twin Cities Pro-Am hosted by Minnehaha Academy.
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Jones spoke to KSTP Sports before the game. He discussed how much fun it is to play in the Pro-Am, how he balances having fun with the want to win the games, how he felt he did this past NBA season, and what it was like to play his brother, Tre Jones, and the San Antonio Spurs in the play-in tourney game.
In the game itself, Team Tyus defeated Team 4 The Love, 120-119. The Twin Cities Pro-Am runs through August 13th.
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