Recap - Grizzlies Defeat Detroit 107-99
|Recap - Grizzlies Defeat Detroit 107-99|
Zach Randolph went off for 34 points and added 17 rebounds leading Memphis to a 107-99 win over Detroit on Wednesday at The Palace of Auburn Hills.
The Grizzlies were a 3.5-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 195.5.
Memphis got 26 points from Rudy Gay and another 10 points from Marc Gasol. Mike Conley contributed 9 assists, while Zach Randolph cleaned the glass with 17 rebounds.
Detroit got 25 points from Ben Gordon in a losing cause and another 16 points from Tracy McGrady. Rodney Stuckey contributed 6 assists for the Pistons, while Greg Monroe had 11 rebounds.
The Grizzlies hit the break trailing 46-43 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored Memphis as they grabbed 39 boards, while Detroit only had 37.
Memphis heads into a battle against the Mavericks. Detroit, meanwhile, will have their next action against Toronto.