Bobcats at Grizzlies
8 p.m., FedEx Forum
TV: SportSouth. Radio: WFNZ-AM 610
|Pos, Player||Ppg||Rpg||Pos, Player||Ppg||Rpg|
|G, K. Walker||17.9||4.3||G, M. Conley||17.3||2.7|
|G, C. Douglas-Roberts||4.8||1.8||G, C. Lee||10.0||2.3|
|F, M. Kidd-Gilchrist||7.5||5.0||F, T, Prince||10.7||3.9|
|F, J. McRoberts||8.3||5.0||F, Z. Randolph||17.3||10.3|
|C, A. Jefferson||21.2||10.4||C, M. Gasol||13.6||6.5|
Matchup to Watch
Al Jefferson vs. Marc Gasol: The Grizzlies went to great lengths in the first meeting between these teams to take Jefferson out of the game. Jefferson scored six points on 2-of-13 shooting, but the Bobcats won.
Observations• The Grizzlies have been highly efficient offensively since the All-Star break, averaging 102.3 points on 49 percent shooting from the field.
• This game includes two of the best low-post scorers in the NBA in Jefferson and Memphis’ Zach Randolph.
Tap-ins• This game completes the Bobcats’ road games agaisnt the Western Conference. They are 10-14 overall this season against the West.
• The Bobcats will again be without shooting guard Gerald Henderson, out with a right calf strain.
Did you know?
The Grizzlies were named the best franchise among the four major leagues by ESPN, the magazine.