Boston vs Memphis Wrap - Memphis Wins 95-88
The Grizzlies got 15 points from Mike Conley as Memphis ran past Boston 95-88 on Monday at FedExForum.
Memphis did not, however, defeat the Celtics against the spread, which closed at 12 at most sportsbooks. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 185.5.
Memphis got 15 points from Zach Randolph and another 15 points from Jerryd Bayless. Mike Conley contributed 8 assists, while Marc Gasol cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
Boston got 22 points from Jeff Green in a losing cause and another 16 points from Jared Sullinger. Jordan Crawford contributed 4 assists for the Celtics, while Vitor Faverani had 6 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Boston were victorious, as the score was 50-46 at the break.
Memphis won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 36-32.
Memphis looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Pelicans. The Celtics will aim to get back on the winning track vs Utah.