Grizzlies coach Dave Joerger expects Jon Leuer to play a key role as a backup PF this season, but he wants him to be "more disruptive" defensively.
Grizzlies big man Jon Leuer had a double hernia operation in mid-August, but he said on Tuesday that he's "100 percent ... good to go."
Jon Leuer came off the bench to hit 6-of-10 shots and three 3-pointers for 19 points and five rebounds in Wednesday's ugly loss at Brooklyn.
Jon Leuer played 12 minutes on Friday and finished with two points, three rebounds and one assist.
Updating a previous item, Jon Leuer does not appear to be included in the proposed Jerryd Bayless-Courtney Lee deal.
Jon Leuer matched his career-high 23 points against the Pistons on Sunday to go with eight boards, one assist, one steal and two 3-pointers on 8-of-13 shooting.
Jon Leuer scored 11 points in just 15 minutes on Friday, hitting 4-of-6 shots (including a three) with three rebounds and one block.
Jon Leuer played just nine minutes on Saturday and finished with five points and one rebound in a win over the Nuggets.
Jon Leuer had another quiet game against the Rockets on Thursday with six points and no rebounds in 12 minutes.
Grizzlies big man Jon Leuer had only two points and five boards in 17 minutes during Saturday's game, the second time all month he's been held to single-digit scoring.
Jon Leuer played 23 minutes off the bench for the Grizzlies with 14 points, one board, one assist and two 3-pointers on 6-of-10 from the field.
Jon Leuer stayed hot on Tuesday, hitting 5-of-9 shots and three 3-pointers for 13 points, seven rebounds, a steal and a block.
Jon Leuer's impressive play continued on Sunday, as he notched 15 points and nine rebounds in just 27 minutes.
Jon Leuer kept his hot streak going on Friday with 19 points, eight boards, one assist and one 3-pointer on 8-of-10 shooting in 30 minutes.