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FINAL: Grizzlies 93, Rockets 85
November 9, 2012

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Key Stats of the Night

 

Key Run of the Night

 

Player Notes

Rudy Gay scored 21 points to lead the Grizzlies to a 93-85 victory over the Houston Rockets at FedExForum. Zach Randolph had 15 points and 14 rebounds and Mike Conley Jr. added 14 points for Memphis, which improved its home court winning streak to a franchise-record 13 regular season games.

Game Highlights

Game Notes

  • Memphis is now 4-1 to open the season… It is best start for the team through five games since the 2000-01 season, the franchise’s final season in Vancouver.
  • The Grizzlies extended franchise-record regular season home winning streak to 13 games… The team’s last home loss came on March 16, 2012 vs. Toronto in overtime… Memphis’ last home loss in regulation was on Feb. 12, 2012 against Utah.
  • Houston entered the game leading the league in steals per game (11.75) but was held to just five tonight.
  • The Grizzlies bench led the way in the fourth quarter, scoring 13 of the team’s 24 points… Memphis’ bench outscored the Rockets’ reserves 29-15.
  • Houston entered the night as the league’s most turnover-prone team (19.8) and Memphis forced the Rockets into 20 miscues.
  • The Rockets also entered the game ranked second in the league in offensive rebounding (16.8) but was limited to just eight… Memphis recorded a Rocket opponent’s high 18 offensive boards.

Next Game:

  • Grizzlies vs. Heat
    Sunday, November 11, 5pm

    The Grizzlies prepare to grind hard against the 2012 NBA Champions at FedExForum
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