Memphis 108, Sacramento 101

Boxscore | Recap
Tuesday, February 12, 2013 8:00 PM
Location - FedExForum, Memphis, Tennessee
Officials - #70 Brent Barnaky, #16 David Guthrie, #49 Tom Washington
Attendance - 14722

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 T
Sacramento 25 30 18 28 101
Memphis 26 32 26 24 108

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Sacramento 19-34 14-12 5-22 L1
Memphis 33-18 21-8 12-10 W3

Recap

Grizzlies 108, Kings 101: Marc Gasol scored 24 points and grabbed 12 rebounds and Mike Conley added 22 points as Memphis finished a 3-0 homestand.

Tony Allen produced a season-high 19 points for the Grizzlies, who shot 54.7 percent from the floor. Zach Randolph contributed 13 points.

DeMarcus Cousins led Sacramento with 23 points and five steals. Tyreke Evans scored 20 points and Jason Thompson and Marcus Thornton added 15 apiece as the Kings fell to 5-22 on the road.

Memphis led by as many as nine points late in the first half but Sacramento rallied to within 68-67 midway through the third, prompting a Grizzlies timeout. The hosts responded with an 18-6 run that included a buzzer-beating 3-pointer by Jerryd Bayless to end the third.

An Evans basket with 4:18 left trimmed the Kings' deficit to 99-93, but Conley hit two free throws and Gasol scored to push the lead back to 10 points. Conley and Gasol combined to score the final 14 points for Memphis.

GAME NOTEBOOK: Sacramento made just 2-of-6 free throws in the final 3:53. ... The Grizzlies were 6-of-13 from 3-point range. Their starters made all four of their attempts in the first half. ... Memphis has won the last seven meetings at home.

Top Game Performances

Sacramento   Memphis
DeMarcus Cousins 23 Scoring Marc Gasol 24
Aaron Brooks 4 Assists Mike Conley 7
DeMarcus Cousins 7 Rebounds Marc Gasol 12
DeMarcus Cousins 7 Free Throws Made Mike Conley 8
DeMarcus Cousins 5 Steals Tony Allen 2
Francisco Garcia 1 Blocks Tony Allen 1

Team Stats Summary

Team Points FG% 3PM-3PA FTM-FTA Assists Rebounds Blocks Steals Turnovers
Sacramento 101 46.5 4-16 17-24 20 36 2 12 14
Memphis 108 54.7 6-13 20-24 21 39 4 5 21

Upcoming Games

  • Memphis will play their next game on the road against Detroit. The Grizzlies have a W/L % of .656 after a win and .632 after a loss.
  • Sacramento will play their next game on the road against Dallas . The Kings have a W/L % of .350 after a win and .364 after a loss.