Los Angeles Defeats Memphis 99-98 - Recap
|Los Angeles Defeats Memphis 99-98 - Recap|
The Clippers grabbed a 99-98 win over the Grizzlies on Sunday, behind a 19-point effort from Nick Young at FedExForum.
Los Angeles won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 4.5-point spread as underdogs. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 184.5.
Los Angeles got 17 points from Blake Griffin and another 14 points from Chris Paul. Chris Paul contributed 11 assists, while Reggie Evans cleaned the glass with 13 rebounds.
The Grizzlies got a 19-point performance from Rudy Gay, who was supported by 17 points from Mike Conley. Mike Conley had 8 assists in a losing cause for Memphis, while Marreese Speights grabbed 9 rebounds.
The Clippers hit the break trailing 58-39 before taking care of business in the second half.
Los Angeles won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 47-41.