The Memphis Grizzlies had a tough time keeping up with the Mavericks. After several lead changes and close calls the Grizzlies fell to the Mavericks 104-100.
Here’s what happened:
Conley vs. Curry
Mike Conley and Seth Curry had a great scoring battle. Seth Curry was on from midrange and had 2 three pointers to his 24 point night. Conley was hot from deep scoring 50 percent of his threes.
Noel vs. Randolph
Although both big men had double doubles, Nerlens Noel out worked Randolph and Gasol on the boards. Noel had 17 rebounds along with his 15 points. Plus he had 2 highlight alley oops to top off his night. Randolph outscored Noel and out worked him in the post.
The game was neck and neck until the second half when the Mavericks would out work the Grizzles in the paint and three point line. The Grizzlies in the end tried to fight it out, but it was too much as the Grizzlies lost 104-100.
Here are tonight’s key players:
Mike Conley: Conley’s night ended with 30 points, 2 rebounds, and 4 assists.
Zach Randolph: Randolph’s night ended with 24 points, 10 rebounds, and 2 assists.
Marc Gasol: Marc Gasol ended the night with 13 points, 4 assists, and 6 rebounds.
Seth Curry: Curry’s night ended with 24 points, 2 assists, and 5 rebounds.
Nerlens Noel: Noel had a double double 15 points and 17 rebounds along with 2 assists.
Yogi Ferrell: Ferrell had 17 points, 5 assists, and 2 rebounds.
The Grizzlies play their next game at the Toyota Center on Saturday against the Houston Rockets.