Suns Down Memphis 96-90 - Match Report
Phoenix earned a 96-90 victory over Memphis on Tuesday, getting 20 points from Marcin Gortat at FedExForum.
The Suns were an 8.5-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 184.5.
Goran Dragic had 17 points for Phoenix and Jermaine O'Neal chipped in with 14 points. Goran Dragic had 4 assists for the Suns, while Marcin Gortat was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 7 boards.
The Grizzlies got a 29-point performance from Jerryd Bayless, who was supported by 21 points from Zach Randolph. Mike Conley had 5 assists in a losing cause for Memphis, while Zach Randolph grabbed 13 rebounds.
The Suns hit the break trailing 52-50 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored Phoenix as they grabbed 40 boards, while Memphis only had 34.
Next game, Phoenix takes its act on the road to face New Orleans looking for another win. For Memphis, they head on the road to face Atlanta.