Grizzlies snap losing streak with win over Warriors

Memphis, TN-Grizzlies center Marc Gasol scored 20 points to lead Memphis to a 99-93 win over the Golden State Warriors on Friday. Gasol added 11 rebounds and made several big plays in the fourth quarter to seal the win that snapped a two-game losing streak for the Grizzlies.

Tony Allen scored 17 points, Zach Randolph added 16 points and 12 rebounds and backup guard Jerryd Bayless put up 14 points for the Grizzlies, who are now 31-18 and own a game and a half lead over the Warriors for the fifth spot in the Western Conference playoff standings. The Grizzlies host Minnesota on Sunday.