Memphis 86, Cleveland 92

Boxscore | Recap
Saturday, November 27, 2010 7:30 PM
Location - Quicken Loans Arena, Cleveland, Ohio
Officials - #56 Mark Ayotte, #51 Leroy Richardson, #38 Michael Smith
Attendance - 20562

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 T
Memphis 32 19 16 19 86
Cleveland 22 23 30 17 92

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Memphis 7-10 5-4 2-6 L1
Cleveland 7-9 4-4 3-5 W1

Recap

Mo Williams had 25 points and a season-high 12 assists and J.J. Hickson scored 16 points as the Cleveland Cavaliers survived missing 13 straight shots to start to the fourth quarter to beat the Memphis Grizzlies 92-86 on Saturday.
 
With the Cavs leading by three, Williams iced the game with a runner in the lane with 6.5 seconds left.
 
He played the entire third quarter for the Cavs and finished with 12 points and three assists in the frame, turning a 51-45 halftime deficit into a 75-67 lead at the start of the fourth quarter.
 
But with Williams on the bench to start the fourth, the Cavs didn’t score from the field until a drive by Hickson with 3:04 left. Hickson, who has rarely played in the fourth quarter over the last two weeks, had six points, two rebounds and a block in Saturday’s fourth quarter.
 
Rudy Gay had 17 points, Zach Randolph had 13 and O.J. Mayo added 13 off the bench for the Grizzlies, who had their three-game winning streak snapped.

Top Game Performances

Memphis   Cleveland
Rudy Gay 17 Scoring Mo Williams 25
Rudy Gay 6 Assists Mo Williams 12
Zach Randolph 11 Rebounds Anderson Varejao 11
Mike Conley 4 Free Throws Made J.J. Hickson 4
Mike Conley 2 Steals Anderson Varejao 2
Marc Gasol 3 Blocks Antawn Jamison 2

Team Stats Summary

Team Points FG% 3PM-3PA FTM-FTA Assists Rebounds Blocks Steals Turnovers
Memphis 86 42.4 6-14 8-11 21 42 6 7 15
Cleveland 92 42.2 8-23 14-22 21 46 9 8 14

Upcoming Games

  • Cleveland will play their next game at home against Boston. The Cavaliers have a W/L % of .429 after a win and .444 after a loss.
  • Memphis will play their next game at home against L.A. Lakers. The Grizzlies have a W/L % of .500 after a win and .333 after a loss.
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