Grizzlies sweep season series from Denver
DENVER – Mike Conley scored 31 points, including 13 in the fourth quarter, and the Memphis Grizzlies held off the Denver Nuggets 105-98 on Sunday.
Zach Randolph finished with 20 points and 11 rebounds for Memphis, which snapped a two-game skid. Marc Gasol chipped in 23 points and found his mark from long range by hitting three 3-pointers.
The Grizzlies have now won four straight in Denver, an intriguing run, considering they’re just 9-32 all-time in the Mile High City.
Danilo Gallinari had 24 points as Denver dropped to 0-12 this season when failing to reach the 100-point plateau.
The Grizzlies outscored the Nuggets 21-13 in second-chance points and out-rebounded them by a 49-39 margin. What’s more, Memphis finished 22 of 25 from the free throw line.