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Grizzlies' Mike Conley wins Joe Dumars sportsmanship award

Mike Conley of the Memphis Grizzlies joins rare company as a two-time winner of the Joe Dumars Trophy for sportsmanship.

The NBA announced Saturday that Conley joins Grant Hill (3) and Jason Kidd (2) as multiple winners since the award's inception in the 1996. The point guard also won in 2014.

"He's very deserving as just a wonderful human being, a class act on the court, the way he carries himself and certainly all the things he does in the community," Grizzlies coach Dave Joerger said. "He plays the game the right way, and then he carries that over into the community and all the positive things he's done here in the last nine years is just...