Grizzlies lose MLK game to Pelicans
Memphis, TN-The New Orleans Pelicans have struggled to win games this season, but not against the Grizzlies. The Pelicans improved to 3-0 against the Grizzlies this season with a 95-92 win in Memphis on Monday.
Pelicans center Anthony Davis scored 21 of his 27 points in the second half to lead New Orleans (16-24) to the victory.
The Grizzlies are the only team in the NBA without a division win, 0-10 in the Southwest Division.
Former Memphis Tigers star Tyreke Evans scored 11 of his 15 points in the fourth quarter to help secure the Pelicans win.
Grizzlies forward Zach Randolph led the Grizzlies with 23 points and a season-high 20 rebounds, ten on each end of the court.
The Grizzlies got 19 points from Courtney Lee and 14 from Marc Gasol, but saw their five-game win streak snapped. The Grizzlies (20-20) play at Houston on Friday and then host the Rockets on Saturday.