Recap - Grizzlies Defeat Los Angeles 89-86
Zach Randolph scored 28 points and added 11 rebounds for a double-double, leading Memphis over Los Angeles, 89-86, on Friday at STAPLES Center.
The Grizzlies earned a straight-up victory but suffered an ATS defeat in failing to cover the 3.5-point spread. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 198.5 were rewarded with a winning wager.
Memphis got 18 points from Marc Gasol and another 12 points from Tony Allen. Marc Gasol contributed 8 assists, while Zach Randolph cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.
The Lakers got a 25-point performance from Jodie Meeks, who was supported by 18 points from Nick Young. Steve Blake had 10 assists in a losing cause for Los Angeles, while Pau Gasol grabbed 13 rebounds.
Memphis won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 51-40.
Next game, Memphis takes its act on the road to face Sacramento looking for another win. For Los Angeles, they head home to face Detroit.