Recap - Grizzlies Defeat Milwaukee 82-77
|Recap - Grizzlies Defeat Milwaukee 82-77|
Memphis got 15 points from Mike Conley en route to an 82-77 victory over Milwaukee on Wednesday at Bradley Center.
Memphis did not, however, defeat the Bucks against the spread, which closed at 6 at most sportsbooks. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 186.5.
Memphis got 15 points from James Johnson and another 14 points from Ed Davis. Mike Conley contributed 5 assists, while Ed Davis cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
The Bucks got a 27-point performance from Brandon Knight, who was supported by 10 points from Larry Sanders. Luke Ridnour had 9 assists in a losing cause for Milwaukee, while Ersan Ilyasova grabbed 13 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Memphis were victorious, as the score was 42-35 at the break.
Milwaukee won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 51-43.
Memphis looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Kings. The Bucks will aim to get back on the winning track at Houston.