Memphis Defeats Oklahoma City 107-97 - Recap
Memphis got 28 points from Rudy Gay en route to a 107-97 victory over Oklahoma City on Wednesday at Chesapeake Energy Arena.
Bettors who backed the Grizzlies were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as an underdog of 5 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 194.5.
Memphis got 20 points from Zach Randolph and another 14 points from Marc Gasol. Mike Conley contributed 7 assists, while Zach Randolph cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.
Oklahoma City got 34 points from Kevin Durant in a losing cause and another 17 points from Serge Ibaka. Russell Westbrook contributed 13 assists for the Thunder, while Kevin Durant had 10 rebounds.
Memphis led at halftime, 56-45.
Oklahoma City won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 40-39.
Memphis looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Knicks. The Thunder will aim to get back on the winning track at New Orleans.