NBA Game Summary - Golden State at Memphis
(Monday, November 3rd)
Final Score: Memphis 90, Golden State 79
Memphis, TN (Sports Network) - Marc Gasol logged 27 points and 16 rebounds to lead Memphis to a 90-79 victory over the Golden State Warriors.
Rudy Gay and O.J. Mayo chipped in 14 and 13 points, respectively, for the Grizzlies, who have won both of their home games this season.
Mike Conley was 1-for-6 from the field, but had seven assists as the Grizzlies snapped a seven-game losing streak against the Warriors.
Andris Biedrins pulled down a game-high 22 rebounds, including nine on the offensive end, to go with 16 points for Golden State, which has lost three of four to open the season.
Stephen Jackson led the Warriors with 17 points, but shot just 6-of-21 from the floor, as the club shot a woeful 34.4 percent as a whole (33-of-96).
The Grizzlies led throughout most of the first half and held a 49-45 lead at the break.
A 9-0 run from Golden State pushed the visitors ahead 65-60 with four minutes left in the third, but Memphis scored 13 of the final 15 points of the quarter to lead by six heading into the fourth.
Biedrins' tip-in of Jackson's miss with 7 1/2 minutes left cut the Golden State deficit to 79-75, but the Warriors proceeded to miss their next 13 shots to fade away.
Quinton Ross hit a long two to begin a seven-point stretch for Memphis, and Hakim Warrick's alley-oop slam with 1:27 left sealed another home win for the Grizzlies.
On Wednesday, Memphis heads to Sacramento, while Golden State hosts Denver.. Golden State's Corey Maggette finished with 13 points...Memphis overcame committing 18 turnovers.
11/03 22:50:41 ET