Recap - Grizzlies Defeat Washington 85-76
|Recap - Grizzlies Defeat Washington 85-76|
The Grizzlies grabbed an 85-76 win over the Wizards on Friday, behind an 18 -point effort from Mike Conley at FedExForum.
Memphis was a favorite by 6 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 180.5.
Memphis got 14 points from Tayshaun Prince and another 13 points from Marc Gasol. Mike Conley contributed 6 assists, while Marc Gasol cleaned the glass with 15 rebounds.
Washington got 14 points from Nene Hilario in a losing cause and another 9 points from John Wall. Nene Hilario contributed 6 assists for the Wizards, while Emeka Okafor had 10 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Washington were victorious, as the score was 40-39 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Memphis as they grabbed 46 boards, while Washington only had 31.
Next game, Memphis takes its act home to face Phoenix looking for another win. For Washington, they head on the road to face San Antonio.