Grizzlies Fall 97-88 Against Brooklyn - Game Recap
The Grizzlies were burned for 26 points by Joe Johnson on Saturday as the Nets picked up a 97-88 win at FedExForum.
Brooklyn was the ATS victor, as they covered the 8.5-point spread as an underdog. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 186.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Brooklyn got 21 points from Andray Blatche and another 20 points from Brook Lopez. Joe Johnson contributed 6 assists, while Brook Lopez cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
Memphis got 22 points from Quincy Pondexter in a losing cause and another 16 points from Mike Conley. Mike Conley contributed 10 assists for the Grizzlies, while Kosta Koufos had 11 rebounds.
Brooklyn led at halftime, 48-37.
Brooklyn had a 39-33 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Next game, Brooklyn takes its act home to face Denver looking for another win. For Memphis, they head home to face Phoenix.