New Orleans vs Memphis Recap - Grizzlies Win 108-99
Rudy Gay scored 23 points leading the Grizzlies to a 108-99 victory over New Orleans at FedExForum on Saturday.
Memphis did not, however, defeat the Hornets against the spread, which closed at 11 at most sportsbooks. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 175.5.
Memphis got 20 points from Marc Gasol and another 17 points from Mike Conley. Mike Conley contributed 7 assists, while Marc Gasol cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.
New Orleans got 23 points from Jarrett Jack in a losing cause and another 15 points from Jason Smith. Greivis Vasquez contributed 6 assists for the Hornets, while Jason Smith had 10 rebounds.
Memphis led at halftime, 57-47.
New Orleans won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 43-40.
Memphis looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Bulls. The Hornets will aim to get back on the winning track vs Portland.