Memphis vs Chicago Recap - Grizzlies Win 85-77
|Memphis vs Chicago Recap - Grizzlies Win 85-77|
Memphis earned an 85-77 victory over Chicago on Friday, getting 18 points from Marc Gasol at United Center.
Memphis won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 1-point spread as underdogs. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 178.5.
Memphis got 14 points from Mike Miller and another 12 points from Mike Conley. Mike Conley contributed 7 assists, while Zach Randolph cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.
The Bulls got an 18 -point performance from Taj Gibson, who was supported by 15 points from Joakim Noah. Joakim Noah had 6 assists in a losing cause for Chicago, while Carlos Boozer grabbed 8 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Chicago were victorious, as the score was 39-35 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Memphis as they grabbed 45 boards, while Chicago only had 38.
Next game, Memphis takes its act home to face Charlotte looking for another win. For Chicago, they head home to face Miami.