Red started 3 Shades of Blue towards the end of the 2006-07 season, as the fans were hoping to get lucky in the lottery and select Greg Oden or Kevin Durant. (We all know how that played out.) He wanted Grizzlies' fans to have a source of information and commentary equal to what other teams' fans had with the various blogs out there. Thus began a wild ride that continues to today. From a fan in the cheap seats to an ESPN-sponsored byline to a local radio show on Sports 56, he's excited about entering a 10th season of running one of the best Memphis Grizzlies blogs in existence.