Books, Brunch And Brews: Inhe started the Rudy Gay Flight 22 Classic, an annual boys basketball tournament in the summer that showcases high school talent and raises money for his Flight 22 Foundationwhich works to provide resources and opportunities for disadvantaged youth through scholarships, urban development other programs. RedickAdam Morrison and Allan Ray. On November 25,Gay scored a season-high 36 points in a — win over the Milwaukee Bucks. He played varsity basketball both years.
Gay passed Shane Battier as the Grizzlies' all-time leader in steals on February 2, against the Atlanta Hawks.
Gay had one of his best seasons in the NBA, averaging Retrieved December 9, After the season concluded, Gay was one of four division one college players nominated for the Naismith College Player of the Year Award along with J. Archived from the original on September 30, Because of the heavy involvement of an AAU coach and a high school coach, there was the appearance of impropriety, although no NCAA recruiting violations were discovered. In —09, Gay recorded A big selling point to Gay is how the gym offers a daily routine that can mirror his as an NBA player.