Memphis Defeats Denver 116-108 - Recap
|Memphis Defeats Denver 116-108 - Recap|
Memphis earned a 116-108 victory over Denver on Sunday, getting 24 points from Darrell Arthur at FedExForum.
The Grizzlies were a 3-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 209.5.
Memphis got 23 points from Rudy Gay and another 17 points from Mike Conley. Mike Conley contributed 5 assists, while Zach Randolph cleaned the glass with 16 rebounds.
The Nuggets got a 28-point performance from Carmelo Anthony, who was supported by 14 points from Nene Hilario. Chauncey Billups had 7 assists in a losing cause for Denver, while Kenyon Martin grabbed 5 rebounds.
Memphis trailed at halftime, 67-55.
The rebound battle favored Memphis as they grabbed 41 boards, while Denver only had 29.
Next game, Memphis takes its act home to face Philadelphia looking for another win. For Denver, they head on the road to face Houston.