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Ja Morant 25 points vs. Jazz 11.15.19

Ja Morant scored 25 points and dished out 8 assists in the game against the Jazz.

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Ja Morant 25 points vs. Jazz 11.15.19

Ja Morant scored 25 points and dished out 8 assists in the game against the Jazz.
Nov 15, 2019  |  01:31

MEMvUTA: Grizzmo 11.15.19

See key moments from Friday night’s game in Memphis.
Nov 15, 2019  |  01:00

MEMvUTA: Postgame press conference 11.15.19

Grizzlies Head Coach Taylor Jenkins speaks with the media following the Grizzlies 107-106 win over the Jazz on Friday night at FedExForum.
Nov 15, 2019  |  06:40

MEMvUTA: Jonas Valanciunas postgame 11.15.19

Watch Jonas Valanciunas’s speech following the Grizzlies win over the Jazz.
Nov 15, 2019  |  02:48

MEMvUTA: Solomon Hill postgame 11.15.19

Solomon Hill speaks on the win against the Jazz.
Nov 15, 2019  |  01:27

MEMvUTA: Jaren Jackson Jr. postgame 11.15.19

Hear what Grizzlies Forward-center Jaren Jackson Jr. had to say to reporters following Friday’s victory over the Jazz.
Nov 15, 2019  |  05:41

MEMvUTA: Ja Morant postgame 11.15.19

Grizzlies Guard Ja Morant addressed the media following Friday’s victory over the Jazz.
Nov 15, 2019  |  04:37

Grizzlies vs. Jazz highlights 11.15.19

Take a closer look at key moments from tonight’s matchup against the Jazz in Memphis.
Nov 15, 2019  |  01:58

MEMvUTA: Ja Morant walkoff interview 11.15.19

Rob Fischer sees what Ja Morant has to say about tonight’s win.
Nov 15, 2019  |  01:48

Ja Morant is clear for takeoff

Watch as Ja Morant soars past his defenders and takes flight for a powerful slam!
Nov 15, 2019  |  00:33

Morant fakes out the defense

Ja Morant fakes out the Jazz defense for the easy layup.
Nov 15, 2019  |  00:15

Putback dunk from Clarke

Brandon Clarke gets position and dunks the putback home.
Nov 15, 2019  |  00:13

Brooks finds Anderson on the wing for three

Dillon Brooks finds Kyle Anderson on the wing for a wide open three-pointer.
Nov 15, 2019  |  00:12

Valanciunas with the layup

Ja Morant finds Jonas Valanciunas as he cuts under the basket.
Nov 15, 2019  |  00:15

Ja Morant from downtown

Ja Morant fires a deep three from downtown.
Nov 15, 2019  |  00:14

Mike Conley Homecoming Tribute Video

After twelve memorable seasons, watch as we pay tribute to our conductor, Mike Conley in this Budweiser Legendary Moment.
Nov 15, 2019  |  01:51

11.15.19 Mike Conley media availability

Mike Conley returns to FedExForum to speak with the media about coming back to Memphis, the Grizzlies, and the community.
Nov 15, 2019  |  09:31

MEMvUTA: Dillon Brooks shootaround 11.15.19

Dillon Brooks addresses the media during the Grizzlies’ shootaround ahead of the matchup with the Jazz at FedExForum in Memphis.
Nov 15, 2019  |  04:02

MEMvUTA: Marko Guduric shootaround 11.15.19

Marko Guduric meets with the media following Friday’s shootaround about continuing to improve on his recent performance.
Nov 15, 2019  |  01:48

11.15.19 Taylor Jenkins media availability

Grizzlies Head coach Taylor Jenkins speaks with reporters after practice.
Nov 15, 2019  |  02:56

Postgame Report: Grizzlies earn third-straight victory, top Jazz 107-106

by Memphis Grizzlies

Key Stat of the Night

  • Memphis earned its second one-point victory of the season (134-133 on Oct. 27 vs. Brooklyn) and remained undefeated (4-0) this season in games decided by four points or fewer.

Key Run of the Night

  • Ja Morant made a go-ahead floater in the lane to give the Grizzlies a 107-105 lead with 1:32 remaining. The teams missed two field goal attempts each in the final 90 seconds before Solomon Hill stole the ball from Donovan Mitchell on Utah’s final possession to preserve a one-point win.
  • The Grizzlies faced a nine-point deficit, their largest of the game, with 2:50 remaining in the first quarter after a Joe Ingles three-pointer gave Utah a 24-15 lead. The Grizzlies responded after the timeout by outscoring the Jazz 23-8 over the next 8:00 of play to take a 38-32 lead after an acrobatic layup from Ja Morant. The Grizzlies stretched their lead to as many as 11 on their way to their third-straight victory.

Game Recap

The Memphis Grizzlies defeated the Utah Jazz 107-106 inside FedExForum on Friday night to pick up their third consecutive victory.

The Grizzlies fell into an early hole as they trailed the Jazz 24-15 late in the first quarter. However, they responded with their largest run of the night as they tallied 23 of the next 31 points after Ja Morant connected on an acrobatic layup to put the Grizzlies up 38-32 with 6:48 left in the half. Utah regained the lead late in the third quarter with a 19-6 run to give the Jazz a 79-75 advantage with 0:44 remaining in the third period. Both teams exchanged leads in the fourth quarter but Morant connected on a floater with 1:32 remaining in the game (107-105) that would ultimately seal the game for Memphis.

Dillon Brooks scored 10 of his 21 points (5-7 FG, 3-6 3P) during the final period. The Grizzlies now hold a perfect 4-0 record when Brooks scores 20-or-more points. The Grizzlies bench proved to be the difference in the game as the Grizzlies reserves outscored Utah’s bench 32-14 on the night. Kyle Anderson led the Grizzlies second-unit, shooting 6-of-8 from the floor and tallying 13 points and seven rebounds. The Grizzlies also knocked down 10-or-more three-point field goals for the sixyh time this season, improving to 5-1 in those games.

Morant led all Grizzlies in scoring with 25 points, eight assists and four rebounds on the night. Morant has now scored 20-or-more points in five consecutive home games. Jae Crowder finished with a double-double as he added 11 points and 10 rebounds; including a huge three-point field goal with 2:24 remaining to give Memphis a 105-102 lead.

The Grizzlies welcomed back Mike Conley to FedExForum for the first time since joining the Utah Jazz. The Memphis Grizzlies’ all-time leading scorer finished the night with 15 points, four rebounds and three assists. Donovan Mitchell led the Jazz with 29 points and nine rebounds, but the Grizzlies were able to limit him to 1-of-9 from behind the arc as the Jazz dropped to 8-4 on the season.

Next Game

The Grizzlies are back in action on Sunday as they take on the Denver Nuggets at 5 p.m. CT inside FedExForum. Fans can get their tickets on grizzlies.com/tickets, watch on FOX Sports Southeast or listen on 92.9 FM ESPN.

Team Quotes

Player Notes

  • Grizzlies guard Ja Morant finished the night with a team-high 25 points. Morant has now scored 20+ points in six of his first 11 games, and the Grizzlies are 4-2 in those games.
  • Ja Morant also has scored 20+ points in five consecutive home games. Morant entered the night averaging 25.8 points per game in the previous four home contests.
  • Dillon Brooks tallied 20 points and shot 3-of-6 from three-point range in 31 minutes. Brooks scored 10 of his 20 points in the fourth quarter and shot 4-of-5 from the field in the final frame. The Grizzlies are now 4-0 on the season when Brooks scores 20-or-more points and 4-1 when he reaches 30 minutes played.
  • Kyle Anderson was 6-of-8 from the field on the night as he finished with a season-high tying 13 points, seven rebounds and two assists to lead the Grizzlies’ bench.
  • Jae Crowder tallied 11 points and a season-high tying 10 rebounds for his first double-double in a Grizzlies uniform in his first game against his former team.
  • Brandon Clarke totaled 10 points on 5-of-7 shooting. Clarke has now scored double-figures in nine of his first 11 career games.
  • Mike Conley registered 15 points in his first career game against the Grizzlies. Conley is the Grizzlies’ all-time leader in points scored, three-pointers made, assists, steals and games played.
  • Donovan Mitchell led the Jazz with game-high 29 points, nine rebounds and five assists on the night. Mitchell has reached 20+ points in 10 of the Jazz’ first 12 games this season.
  • Rudy Gobert added a double-double with 23 points and a game-high 17 rebounds. This marked Gobert’s seventh double-double of the season.

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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