Orlando vs Memphis Wrap - Memphis Wins 88-76
Memphis earned an 88-76 victory over Orlando on Thursday, getting 22 points from Marc Gasol at FedExForum.
Memphis won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 15.5-point spread. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 186.5.
Memphis got 20 points from Rudy Gay and another 15 points from O.J. Mayo. O.J. Mayo contributed 6 assists, while Zach Randolph cleaned the glass with 12 rebounds.
The Magic got an 18 -point performance from Hedo Turkoglu, who was supported by 16 points from Justin Harper. Chris Duhon had 3 assists in a losing cause for Orlando, while Earl Clark grabbed 9 rebounds.
The Grizzlies hit the break leading 54-30 before taking care of business in the second half.
Memphis had a 45-34 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.