The Memphis Grizzlies recently solidified their future roster by exercising 2024-25 rookie scale contract options for promising talents Ziaire Williams, Santi Aldama, Jake LaRavia, and David Roddy.
Ziaire Williams, a 22-year-old Californian wing, has displayed steady progress since his 2021 NBA Draft selection, showcasing an average of 7.2 points, 2.1 rebounds, and 1.0 assist in 99 games for the Grizzlies.
Spanish forward Santi Aldama, also 22, has proven his worth, averaging 7.6 points, 4.2 rebounds, and 1.1 assists over 109 games since joining the team in the 2021 NBA Draft.
Jake LaRavia, a 21-year-old Californian forward, showed promise in his rookie season, contributing 3.0 points and 1.8 rebounds in 35 games off the bench, highlighting his potential for growth.
David Roddy, a 22-year-old forward from Minnesota, also secured his place with the Grizzlies, demonstrating his value through an average of 6.7 points and 2.8 rebounds in 70 games during his rookie season.