Grizzlies forward Zach Randolph says he wants to return as a free agent this summer. Ronald Tillery/The Commercial Appeal
Memphis Grizzlies forward Zach Randolph reacts after hitting a 3-pointer against the Oklahoma City Thunder during fourth quarter action at the FedExForum. (Photo: Mark Weber, The Commercial Appeal)Buy Photo
Former Grizzlies forward Zach Randolph pleaded no contest to misdemeanor resisting arrest while misdemeanor charges of marijuana possession were dropped, and he received 150 hours of community service.
TMZ Sports, which broke the story of Randolph’s arrest in Los Angeles last month, reported Wednesday that Randolph’s plea is part of a diversion program. He must complete the community service and not commit a crime for 12 months.
Randolph, 36, also cannot associate with, or be in the company of, drug dealers as part of the deal.
Randolph signed a