Memphis Defeats New Orleans 93-87 - Recap
Marc Gasol scored 22 points and added 12 rebounds for a double-double, leading Memphis over New Orleans, 93-87, on Wednesday at New Orleans Arena.
Memphis was a favorite by 4 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 177.5.
Mike Conley had 18 points for Memphis and O.J. Mayo chipped in with 16 points. Mike Conley had 10 assists for the Grizzlies, while Marc Gasol was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 12 boards.
The Hornets got a 27-point performance from Jarrett Jack, who was supported by 18 points from Trevor Ariza. Jarrett Jack had 8 assists in a losing cause for New Orleans, while Jason Smith grabbed 6 rebounds.
Memphis led at halftime, 55-48.
The rebound battle favored Memphis as they grabbed 37 boards, while New Orleans only had 34.
Next game, Memphis takes its act on the road to face Detroit looking for another win. For New Orleans, they head on the road to face Houston.