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Sports

Tip-Off Luncheon signals Grizz season opener almost here

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The Grizzlies kick off the 2013-14 campaign on Wednesday in San Antonio against the Spurs. One of the annual signs that the season is about to get underway unfolded at the FedExForum on Wednesday.

The 12th annual Tip-Off Luncheon featured a silent auction and other auctions, with the benefits going to St. Jude Hospital. Several Memphis Grizzlies were on hand to interact with fans.

Wednesday's season opener tips off at 7:30 p.m. and will be shown on SportsSouth. The home opener is Friday against Detroit, with tipoff at 7 p.m.