Grizzlies officially extend West's contract two years
MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- Jerry West signed a two-year contract extension Monday, agreeing to remain through 2008 as president of the Memphis Grizzlies.
West came out of retirement three years ago to join the Grizzlies after spending almost four decades with the Los Angeles Lakers as player, coach and executive. He was in the last year of a four-year agreement with Grizzlies owner Michael Heisley.
"I've retired once and it didn't do very well for me," West
said. "This is a life that ...
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