NBA Game Summary - Memphis at Orlando|
(Sunday, March 3rd)
Final Score: Memphis 108, Orlando 82
Orlando, FL (Sports Network) - It didn't take long for the Memphis Grizzlies
to get back in the win column.
Tayshaun Prince led six Grizzlies in double figures with 14 points and Memphis
downed the Orlando Magic, 108-82, on Sunday.
Memphis had its club-record eight-game winning streak snapped on Friday
against the Heat in Miami.
Tony Allen and Mike Conley each netted 13 points, while Marc Gasol and Quincy
Pondexter added 12 apiece for Memphis. Ed Davis finished with 10 points and 10
rebounds in the triumph.
Andrew Nicholson, Arron Afflalo and E'Twaun Moore all had 12 points for the
Magic, who have dropped 20 of their last 22 contests.
Orlando is 4-31 overall since Dec. 20.
Memphis led 29-19 after a quarter of play, and the floodgates opened in the
second. Already holding an 11-point edge midway through the frame, the
Grizzlies closed the half on a 20-6 surge. Davis had eight points during the
swing, which was capped on a Conley 3-pointer for a commanding 60-35 cushion
going into the break.
The Grizzlies took a 82-57 advantage after three and the margin reached its
peak at 32 in the fourth.
Orlando turned the ball over 16 times, which led to 23 Memphis points ... The
Magic shot just 29-of-73 (39.7 percent) from the floor and 2-of-15 (13.3
percent) from beyond the arc ... Gasol also dished out 11 assists.
03/03 21:01:26 ET