Recap - Spurs Defeat Memphis 95-82
|Recap - Spurs Defeat Memphis 95-82|
Manu Ginobili scored 24 points leading the Spurs to a 95-82 victory over Memphis at AT&T Center on Monday.
Bettors who backed the Spurs were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 5 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 193.5.
Tony Parker had 15 points for San Antonio and Richard Jefferson chipped in with 14 points. Tony Parker had 7 assists for the Spurs, while Tiago Splitter was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 8 boards.
Memphis got 19 points from Rudy Gay in a losing cause and another 13 points from Marc Gasol. Mike Conley contributed 7 assists for the Grizzlies, while Rudy Gay had 10 rebounds.
The Spurs hit the break trailing 44-43 before taking care of business in the second half.
Memphis had a 42-37 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Next game, San Antonio takes its act home to face Los Angeles looking for another win. For Memphis, they head home to face Oklahoma City.