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Grizzlies vs. Breakers highlights 10.8.19

Check out all the highlights from tonight’s game against the Breakers in Memphis.

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Grizzlies vs. Breakers highlights 10.8.19

Check out all the highlights from tonight’s game against the Breakers in Memphis.
Oct 8, 2019  |  02:01

Grayson Allen 18 points vs. Breakers 10.8.19

Grayson Allen posted 18 points, 5 rebounds and 0 assists in the game against the Breakers.
Oct 8, 2019  |  01:24

MEMvNZB: Postgame press conference 10.8.19

Grizzlies Head Coach Taylor Jenkins speaks with the media following the Grizzlies 108-94 win over the Breakers on Tuesday night at FedExForum.
Oct 8, 2019  |  09:32

Grayson Allen takes flight

Grayson Allen takes flight to close out a strong third quarter showing against the New Zealand Breakers.
Oct 8, 2019  |  00:22

Grayson Allen swats Breakers RJ Hampton

Grayson Allen swats Breakers RJ Hampton in the paint near the end of the third quarter.
Oct 8, 2019  |  00:11

Jaren Jackson Jr. with a quick give and go

Jaren Jackson Jr. with a quick give and go to Jae Crowder in the third quarter against the New Zealand Breakers.
Oct 8, 2019  |  00:14

Kyle Anderson blocks Scotty Hopson's shot

Kyle Anderson blocks Scotty Hopson's shot at the end of the first half, leading to a Guduric three.
Oct 8, 2019  |  00:14

Ja Morant tosses it up to Brandon Clarke

Ja Morant tosses it up to Brandon Clarke for the fast break alley-oop against the New Zealand Breakers.
Oct 8, 2019  |  00:11

Memphis Grizzlies with a 10-0 run vs. New Zealand Breakers

Memphis Grizzlies get started early with a 10-0 run in the first quarter against the New Zealand Breakers.
Oct 8, 2019  |  00:42

10.8.19 Taylor Jenkins media availability

Taylor Jenkins speaks to the media ahead of the Grizzlies matchup against the Breakers at FedExForum.
Oct 8, 2019  |  04:56

10.8.19 Jaren Jackson Jr. media availability

Jaren Jackson Jr. speaks to the media prior to tonight’s game against the Breakers.
Oct 8, 2019  |  02:48

10.8.19 Grayson Allen media availability

Guard Grayson Allen talks to the media heading into tonight’s game against the Breakers at FedExForum.
Oct 8, 2019  |  02:31

Grizzlies Cruise to Second Preseason Win, Defeat New Zealand Breakers 108-94

by Memphis Grizzlies

Game Recap

The Memphis Grizzlies improved to 2-0 on the preseason Tuesday with a wire-to-wire 108-94 victory over the New Zealand Breakers at FedExForum.

Memphis opened the game on a tear, jumping out to a 22-6 lead in the first 7:58 of play and holding the Breakers to 6-of-23 shooting (26.1 percent) in the opening frame. However, after the Grizzlies built a 19-point halftime lead, the Breakers turned the tide in the third by going on a 11-0 run over a span of 2:08 to close the gap to 66-60 with 3:02 remaining in the third. Memphis then responded with an 18-5 run over the next 4:47 to push the lead back to 19 (84-65) and remained in control the rest of the way, keeping the lead in double digits.

Both teams struggled offensively for most of the game, combining for 38 turnovers while the Breakers shot below 40 percent (.391; 36-91 FG) from the field. The Grizzlies made the difference in the game near the basket, gaining a 56-36 edge in rebounds and outscoring the Breakers 58-30 in the paint. Memphis also held a 32-7 edge in fastbreak points and led by as many as 22. The Grizzlies have outscored its two preseason opponents 59-15 in fastbreak situations.

Jaren Jackson Jr. and Grayson Allen paced the Grizzlies with 18 points apiece. Both players have scored at least 18 points in each preseason game. Jackson Jr. finished one rebound shy (9) of a double-double. Jae Crowder finished with 15 points on 5-of-7 shooting (3-4 3P). Marko Guduric made 6-of-7 field goal attempts for 14 points. Brandon Clarke led all players with 12 rebounds while Ja Morant led the way with 10 assists. Morant now has 17 assists to only four turnovers in two preseason games.

For the Breakers, Corey Webster led all scorers with 19 points to go with eight assists. Former Tennessee guard Scotty Hopson finished with 16 points, eight rebounds and four assists.

Next Game

The Grizzlies will conclude their home preseason slate on Monday, October 14 against the Charlotte Hornets at 7 p.m. Fans can get their tickets at grizzlies.com/tickets to come out and support the team at FedExForum, watch on FOX Sports Southeast or listen on 92.9 FM ESPN.

Team Quotes

Player Notes

  • Grayson Allen scored a team-high tying 18 points for the second consecutive game off the bench, including 14 in the second half.
  • Jaren Jackson Jr. finished with 18 points while collecting nine rebounds in 28 minutes.
  • Grizzlies rookie Brandon Clarke grabbed 12 rebounds in 20 minutes. Clarke tallied five rebounds in his Grizzlies debut on Oct. 6.
  • Ja Morant added 10 assists and five rebounds in 20 minutes of play. Morant now has 17 assists and only four turnovers through two preseason games.

Fans who want to support the Memphis Grizzlies and purchase 2019-20 Season Tickets can do so by calling (901) 888-HOOP or going online to grizzlies.com. Single Game Tickets are available for purchase at the FedExForum Box Office, ticketmaster.com, online at grizzlies.com or by calling 1-800-4NBA-TIX.

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