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Final: Grizzlies 89, Sixers 99
December 26, 2012

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Zach Randolph led the way with 23 points but it wasn’t enough as the Grizzlies fell to the visiting Philadelphia 76ers 99-89 on Wednesday. Marc Gasol added 18 points along with 13 from Quincy Pondexter.

Highlights

Game Notes

  • Memphis fell to 9-2 against Eastern Conference opponents this season and 24-5 since the start of the 2011-12 campaign.
  • The Sixers snapped a three-game losing streak against the Grizzlies and a four-game losing streak against Western Conference foes.
  • Embarking on a seven-game Western Conference road trip, Philadelphia won its first road game in the month of December (1-6)… The Sixers won on the road of the first time since Nov. 30 at Charlotte.
  • Philadelphia outscored Memphis 16-2 in fastbreak points after Houston recorded an opponent-high 33 fastbreak points on Dec. 22 while holding the Grizzlies to just three.
  • The Sixers recorded a season-high and a Grizzlies opponent-high 12 blocked shots tonight, including five swats by Spencer Hawes and four blocks by Thaddeus Young.
  • Philadelphia made two more field goals than Memphis (37-35) despite attempting 19 more shots (90-71).

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