Memphis Defeats Sacramento 113-96 - Recap
Memphis got 23 points from Rudy Gay en route to a 113-96 victory over Sacramento on Tuesday at FedExForum.
Memphis won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 6.5-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 190.5.
Memphis got 20 points from Sam Young and another 16 points from O.J. Mayo. Mike Conley contributed 7 assists, while Marc Gasol cleaned the glass with 15 rebounds.
Sacramento got 17 points from Jimmer Fredette in a losing cause and another 15 points from Isaiah Thomas. Tyreke Evans contributed 4 assists for the Kings, while J.J. Hickson had 10 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Memphis were victorious, as the score was 52-50 at the break.
Memphis had a 49-41 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Next game, Memphis takes its act on the road to face Minnesota looking for another win. For Sacramento, they head on the road to face Denver.