Memphis vs New Orleans Recap - Grizzlies Win 93-81
The Grizzlies got a 28-point performance from Zach Randolph, who added 10 rebounds as Memphis ran past New Orleans 93-81 on Friday at New Orleans Arena.
Memphis won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 1-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 187.5.
Memphis got 17 points from Tony Allen and another 13 points from Marc Gasol. Mike Conley contributed 7 assists, while Zach Randolph cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
New Orleans got 19 points from Carl Landry in a losing cause and another 14 points from Marco Belinelli. Chris Paul contributed 13 assists for the Hornets, while Emeka Okafor had 10 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Memphis were victorious, as the score was 51-38 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Memphis as they grabbed 40 boards, while New Orleans only had 26.
Memphis heads into a battle against the Timberwolves. New Orleans, meanwhile, will have their next action against Indiana.