Recap - Grizzlies Defeat Oklahoma City 88-84
|Recap - Grizzlies Defeat Oklahoma City 88-84|
Zach Randolph scored 28 points and added 14 rebounds for a double-double, leading Memphis over Oklahoma City, 88-84, on Wednesday at Chesapeake Energy Arena.
The Grizzlies were a 4.5-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 185.5.
Mike Conley had 13 points for Memphis and Tony Allen chipped in with 11 points. Mike Conley had 11 assists for the Grizzlies, while Zach Randolph was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 14 boards.
Oklahoma City got 21 points from Kevin Durant in a losing cause and another 17 points from Serge Ibaka. Kevin Durant contributed 6 assists for the Thunder, while Reggie Jackson had 9 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Memphis were victorious, as the score was 50-38 at the break.
Memphis had a 45-44 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.