Cleveland Falls 109-101 to Grizzlies - Recap
The Grizzlies got 17 points from Marreese Speights as Memphis ran past Cleveland 109-101 on Monday at FedExForum.
The Grizzlies earned a straight-up victory but suffered an ATS defeat in failing to cover the 12.5-point spread. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 190.5 were rewarded with a winning wager.
Memphis got 17 points from Marc Gasol and another 15 points from Rudy Gay. O.J. Mayo contributed 5 assists, while Marreese Speights cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
Cleveland got 25 points from Kyrie Irving in a losing cause and another 17 points from Antawn Jamison. Kyrie Irving contributed 4 assists for the Cavaliers, while Tristan Thompson had 9 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Memphis were victorious, as the score was 55-52 at the break.
Memphis won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 42-36.
Memphis looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Magic. The Cavaliers will aim to get back on the winning track vs Washington.