Mike Conley scored 19 points leading the Grizzlies to an 85-69 victory over Sacramento at FedExForum on Friday.
Memphis won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 9.5-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 190.5.
Memphis got 18 points from Marc Gasol and another 14 points from Tony Allen. Tony Allen contributed 6 assists, while Marc Gasol cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
Sacramento got 22 points from DeMarcus Cousins in a losing cause and another 9 points from Isaiah Thomas. Isaiah Thomas contributed 5 assists for the Kings, while DeMarcus Cousins had 12 rebounds.
The Grizzlies hit the break leading 42-30 before taking care of business in the second half.
Memphis had a 48-43 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Memphis looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Bulls. The Kings will aim to get back on the winning track at Charlotte.