Recap - Grizzlies Defeat New Orleans 103-91
Rudy Gay scored 26 points for Memphis on Wednesday, leading the Grizzlies to a 103-91 victory over New Orleans at FedExForum.
The Grizzlies were a 9.5-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 179.5.
Mike Conley had 20 points for Memphis and O.J. Mayo chipped in with 15 points. Mike Conley had 5 assists for the Grizzlies, while Zach Randolph was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 6 boards.
New Orleans got 24 points from Jerome Dyson in a losing cause and another 16 points from Marco Belinelli. Greivis Vasquez contributed 9 assists for the Hornets, while Darryl Watkins had 13 rebounds.
The Grizzlies hit the break trailing 48-47 before taking care of business in the second half.
New Orleans won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 35-31.
Memphis looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Bobcats. The Hornets will aim to get back on the winning track vs Houston.