Grizzlies Fall 112-109 Against Atlanta - Game Recap
Atlanta earned a 112-109 victory over Memphis on Wednesday, getting 20 points from Al Horford at Philips Arena.
Atlanta did not, however, defeat the Grizzlies against the spread, which closed at 6 at most sportsbooks. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 196.5.
Atlanta got 16 points from Josh Powell and another 16 points from Jamal Crawford. Jamal Crawford contributed 8 assists, while Josh Smith cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
Memphis got 23 points from Rudy Gay in a losing cause and another 22 points from Mike Conley. Mike Conley contributed 9 assists for the Grizzlies, while Zach Randolph had 19 rebounds.
The Hawks hit the break leading 63-57 before taking care of business in the second half.
Memphis won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 40-28.
Atlanta looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the 76ers. The Grizzlies will aim to get back on the winning track vs Houston.