Memphis 93, Houston 95

Boxscore | Recap
Saturday, February 5, 2011 8:30 PM
Location - Toyota Center, Houston, Texas
Officials - #12 Violet Palmer, #31 Scott Wall, #49 Tom Washington
Attendance - 18195

Final Scoring Summary

Final OT 1 2 3 4 X T
Memphis 26 25 20 16 6 93
Houston 20 23 24 20 8 95

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Memphis 27-25 16-7 11-18 L1
Houston 24-28 14-10 10-18 W2

Recap

Luis Scola made a scoop shot with 33.5 seconds left in overtime as the Houston Rockets defeated the Memphis Grizzlies for the 10th straight time at home, 95-93, on Saturday.
 
Memphis had a chance to win it but Mike Conley missed a 3-pointer with seven seconds left.
 
Kevin Martin scored 19 of his 31 points in the second half for the Rockets (24-28), who are 3½ games behind Portland for eighth in the Western Conference. It was Martin’s second straight 30-point game.
 
Shane Battier had a season-high 13 rebounds and Chuck Hayes had 15 points and seven rebounds in the win. Scola scored six of his 17 points in overtime.
 
Zach Randolph had 22 points and 17 rebounds for the Grizzlies (27-25), who had their five-game winning streak snapped. Rudy Gay had 17 points and tied a season high with 11 rebounds for the second straight night. Marc Gasol added 19 points for Memphis.
 
Martin scored the Rockets’ first eight points of the third quarter as Houston battled back from an eight-point halftime deficit.
 
Randolph had 12 points and nine rebounds in the first half as the Grizzlies were up by as many as 14 before they settled for a 51-43 lead.

Top Game Performances

Memphis   Houston
Zach Randolph 22 Scoring Kevin Martin 31
Mike Conley 5 Assists Kyle Lowry 6
Zach Randolph 17 Rebounds Shane Battier 13
Zach Randolph 6 Free Throws Made Kevin Martin 15
Sam Young 3 Steals Kevin Martin 3
Rudy Gay 3 Blocks Shane Battier 4

Team Stats Summary

Team Points FG% 3PM-3PA FTM-FTA Assists Rebounds Blocks Steals Turnovers
Memphis 93 40.9 1-8 20-25 16 46 8 8 12
Houston 95 39.5 5-19 22-25 17 51 8 5 15

Upcoming Games

  • Houston will play their next game on the road against Denver. The Rockets have a W/L % of .478 after a win and .448 after a loss.
  • Memphis will play their next game at home against L.A. Lakers. The Grizzlies have a W/L % of .607 after a win and .417 after a loss.
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