Mike Conley put up 27 points and added 10 assists, his fifth double-double of the season, to lead the Memphis Grizzlies to a victory over the Sacramento Kings, 99-89. The Grizzlies took quality shots in this game, finishing 41-75 (54.7%). This is the fourth consecutive win for Memphis (24-20).
Conley went 8-13 from the field (2-4 on 3-pointers) and 9-9 from the free throw line, in a quality offensive outing. Zach Randolph also contributed for Memphis, finishing with 18 points and 7 rebounds. Despite the loss, Isaiah Thomas scored 24 points for Sacramento on 10-21 shooting, including 4-10 from behind the arc.
Sacramento (15-30) has now lost five straight contests.
Coming up, the Grizzlies battle the Minnesota Timberwolves, who are 23-22 on the season. The Kings go up against the Dallas Mavericks, currently sitting at 26-21 this year. The Grizzlies have a 0-1 record against Minnesota this season. The Kings have a 1-0 record against Dallas this season.