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Michael Beasley Leaves Grizzlies, Signs With Shanghai Sharks

The Michael Beasley era in Memphis is already over. Beasley was brought in for training camp with the Grizzlies on a non-guaranteed contract, however, it seems like things didn’t work out. The former no.2 overall draft pick has signed with the Yao Ming owned Shanghai Sharks of the CBA.

Beasley didn’t garner any serious interest during free agency, numerous times he found his NBA career in jeopardy, now he will attempt to rejuvenate his career in China.

Via Yahoo Sports:

Michael Beasley has left the Memphis Grizzlies’ training camp and signed a one-year deal with the Shanghai Sharks of the China Basketball Association, agent Jared Karnes told Yahoo Sports on Thursday.

Beasley had come to the Grizzlies’ camp on a non-guaranteed deal and his chances of making the opening night roster were still uncertain. The opportunity to accept a lucrative one-year deal with Shanghai proved too difficult to pass on.

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