Lakers Hand Grizzlies First Loss
Posted Jul 13 2008 10:49PM
L.A. Lakers 85, Memphis 76 (F)LAS VEGAS, July 13 – Coby Karl tallied a game high 16 points as the
Los Angeles continued their dominance through the third quarter building their lead to 11 behind Karl’s nine points and in the period. The fourth quarter proved no different than the third as the Lakers built a 16-point lead early in the quarter and held off the Grizzlies late surge.
The Grizzlies who have played three straight days were led by O.J. Mayo who tallied 15 points while
Notes: The Grizzlies will play their fourth game in as many days on Monday as they play the San Antonio Spurs in the final game at Thomas & Mack. The Lakers will take Monday off and will play host to the Philadelphia 76ers on Tuesday at COX Pavilion. Denver Nuggets Head Coach George Karl was among the fans in the crowd watching his son Coby play for the Lakers.