Grizzlies Down Sacramento 101-96 - Match Report
Zach Randolph scored 27 points and added 15 rebounds for a double-double, leading Memphis over Sacramento, 101-96, on Friday at FedExForum.
Bettors who backed the Grizzlies were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 9.5. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 204.5.
Memphis got 18 points from Marc Gasol and another 13 points from Tony Allen. Mike Conley contributed 8 assists, while Zach Randolph cleaned the glass with 15 rebounds.
The Kings got an 18 -point performance from Marcus Thornton, who was supported by 17 points from Samuel Dalembert. Tyreke Evans had 6 assists in a losing cause for Sacramento, while Samuel Dalembert grabbed 16 rebounds.
The Grizzlies hit the break leading 46-43 before taking care of business in the second half.
Sacramento won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 49-42.
Memphis heads into a battle against the Hornets. Sacramento, meanwhile, will have their next action against Golden State.