Cleveland Defeats Memphis 92-86 - Recap
Cleveland got 25 points and 12 assists from Mo Williams en route to a 92-86 victory over Memphis on Saturday at Quicken Loans Arena.
Cleveland won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 1-point spread as underdogs. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 198.5.
Cleveland got 16 points from J.J. Hickson and another 12 points from Joey Graham. Mo Williams contributed 12 assists, while Anderson Varejao cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.
The Grizzlies got a 17-point performance from Rudy Gay, who was supported by 13 points from Zach Randolph. Rudy Gay had 6 assists in a losing cause for Memphis, while Zach Randolph grabbed 11 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Memphis were victorious, as the score was 51-45 at the break.
Cleveland had a 46-42 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Cleveland looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Celtics. The Grizzlies will aim to get back on the winning track vs Los Angeles.