NBA roundup: Ja-less Grizzlies claw past Nets

2022-03-24 06:15:08 GMT+00:00 - Desmond Bane and De'Anthony Melton scored 23 points apiece for the host Memphis Grizzlies, who blew an 18-point lead before executing down the stretch in a 132-120 victory over the Brooklyn Nets on Wednesday.The Nets fell despite getting 43 points from Kyrie Irving and 35 from Kevin Durant, and despite Memphis…

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2022-03-24 06: 15: 08 GMT+00: 00 - Desmond Bane and De'Anthony Melton scored 23 aspects apiece for the host Memphis Grizzlies, who blew an 18-level lead earlier than executing down the stretch in a 132-120 victory over the Brooklyn Nets on Wednesday.

The Nets fell no matter getting 43 aspects from Kyrie Irving and 35 from Kevin Durant, and no matter Memphis fiddling with out Ja Morant, who sat out a 2nd straight game ensuing from a sore proper knee.

The Grizzlies reached 50 wins for the fifth time in franchise history and improved to 15-2 in video games Morant has disregarded this season.

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Bane and Melton every hit six 3-pointers because the Grizzlies went 19 of 38 from lengthy distance. Bane made three of his treys at some level of the decisive 18-2 bustle that turned a 107-105 deficit into a 123-109 lead with 5: 20 left.

Celtics 125, Jazz 97

Jayson Tatum and Jaylen Brown every scored 26 aspects to lead Boston to a select over visiting Utah.

The Celtics led by as many as 32 aspects on the means to their fifth consecutive select, and so that they snapped a four-game shedding toddle towards the Jazz. Robert Williams III added 12 aspects and 10 rebounds to lead four various Celtics in double figures. Marcus Trim fired off 9 of his profession-excessive 13 assists within the first quarter.

Donovan Mitchell had 37 aspects to lead the Jazz, who occupy lost help-to-help video games after a three-game winning toddle.

76ers 126, Lakers 121

Joel Embiid scored a game-excessive 30 aspects and grabbed 10 rebounds, James Harden added 24 aspects and visiting Philadelphia escaped a check from Los Angeles, which played with out LeBron James.

James turned into a late scratch ensuing from left knee soreness, however Dwight Howard helped prefer up the slack in his absence. Howard scored 24 aspects -- his most in a game since November 2018 -- and matched Russell Westbrook for the discontinue be conscious on the crew.

Tyrese Maxey and Tobias Harris added 21 and 20 aspects, respectively, for the 76ers, who received for the fourth time in 5 video games. Maxey furthermore dished seven assists and grabbed 5 rebounds

Spurs 133, Path Blazers 96

Dejounte Murray recorded 28 aspects, seven assists and six rebounds to back visiting San Antonio steamroll Portland.

Keldon Johnson made 5 3-pointers whereas scoring 26 aspects because the Spurs received for the third time within the past four video games. Jakob Poeltl blocked a profession-absolute most life like six pictures whereas furthermore contributing 16 aspects and 9 rebounds for San Antonio.

Devin Vassell furthermore scored 16 aspects and Josh Richardson added 15 because the Spurs, whose largest lead turned into 43 aspects. Ben McLemore had 23 aspects and Drew Eubanks scored 20 for the Path Blazers.

Suns 125, Timberwolves 116

Deandre Ayton dominated his matchup with Karl-Anthony Towns with a profession-excessive 35 aspects and 14 rebounds, serving to visiting Phoenix live mighty longer than Minnesota.

Devin Booker saved 11 of his 28 aspects for the final 4: 36 because the Suns rallied from as mighty as a 15-level deficit to fabricate their sixth straight select and their 18th victory in their past 22 video games.

Anthony Edwards paced the Timberwolves with 19 aspects on a evening when Towns turned into held to 15 aspects and 11 rebounds. Jarred Vanderbilt contributed 12 aspects and a crew-excessive 12 rebounds for Minnesota.

Pistons 122, Hawks 101

Jerami Grant had 21 aspects, eight rebounds and four assists and host Detroit scored 23 unanswered aspects within the third quarter whereas rolling to a select over Atlanta.

Cade Cunningham provided 17 aspects, eight assists and six rebounds for the Pistons, who had eight gamers rating in double figures. Kelly Olynyk tossed in 16 aspects, Killian Hayes contributed 13 aspects, eight rebounds and 5 assists and Marvin Bagley III added 13 aspects and six rebounds.

Trae Young had 21 aspects and 9 assists to lead the Hawks. DeAndre Hunter scored 15 aspects and Bogdan Bogdanovic added 13 aspects.

Stutter 118, Magic 102

Theo Maledon scored 17 of his season-excessive 25 aspects within the fourth quarter as Oklahoma Metropolis beat visiting Orlando to snap a 10-game overall shedding toddle and an 11-game home shedding toddle.

Tre Mann and Isaiah Roby added 21 aspects every for the Stutter. Oklahoma Metropolis's Vit Krejci tied a profession excessive with 12 aspects and position a non-public absolute most life like with 11 rebounds for his first profession double-double.

Chuma Okeke scored 19 aspects whereas Cole Anthony added 17 for the Magic, whose two-game winning toddle ended.

Kings 110, Pacers 109

Damian Jones tipped in a Trey Lyles miss with two-tenths of a 2nd final, allowing Sacramento to overtake Indiana for a select in Indianapolis.

Jones' heroics came after former Sacramento standout Buddy Hield, traded to Indiana final month, fumbled the ball out of bounds with 14 seconds left and the Pacers preserving a one-level lead. Lyles can also attach no better than to acquire off a 25-footer, however the ball ended up in pleasant fingers and Jones transformed the winning shot.

Davion Mitchell scored 25 aspects for the Kings. Hield attach up 25 aspects for the Pacers, and Indiana's Goga Bitadze added 20 aspects.

Knicks 121, Hornets 106

RJ Barrett scored 30 aspects as visiting Novel York ended Charlotte's 5-game winning toddle.

Obi Toppin added 18 aspects and a game-excessive 11 rebounds, Alec Burks had 17 aspects and Evan Fournier and Taj Gibson every scored 12 for the Knicks, who played with out Julius Randle (quadriceps).

LaMelo Ball paced the Hornets with 32 aspects. Terry Rozier chipped in with 18 aspects, and Miles Bridges had 15 aspects and 9 assists.

Mavericks 110, Rockets 91

Jalen Brunson scored 16 of his game-excessive 28 aspects within the third quarter and Dallas, fiddling with out Luka Doncic (ankle), done a season sweep of visiting Houston.

Spencer Dinwiddie, initiating within the region of Doncic, added 26 aspects -- 19 within the first half. Dorian Finney-Smith added 14 aspects, 5 rebounds and three steals for the Mavericks, whereas Dwight Powell chipped in 13 aspects and seven boards.

Rookie Alperen Sengun recorded 14 aspects and 11 rebounds off the Houston bench whereas Christian Wooden followed a profession-absolute most life like 39-level efficiency Monday towards Washington with 12 aspects and 10 boards.

Warriors 118, Warmth 104

Jordan Poole scored 30 aspects and dished 9 assists as short-handed Golden Instruct handed host Miami its 2nd straight loss.

Damion Lee, Andrew Wiggins and Jonathan Kuminga every scored 22 aspects for the Warriors, who ended a three-game shedding toddle. Golden Instruct rested Draymond Green, Klay Thompson and Otis Porter Jr. and turned into furthermore with out primary person guard Stephen Curry (left foot).

Kyle Lowry led the Warmth with 26 aspects and 9 assists. Bam Adebayo added 25 aspects and 9 rebounds, and Jimmy Butler scored 20 aspects.

--Self-discipline Degree MediaDesmond Bane and De'Anthony Melton scored 23 aspects apiece for the host Memphis Grizzlies, who blew an 18-level lead earlier than executing down the stretch in a 132-120 victory over the Brooklyn Nets on Wednesday.

The Nets fell no matter getting 43 aspects from Kyrie Irving and 35 from Kevin Durant, and no matter Memphis fiddling with out Ja Morant, who sat out a 2nd straight game ensuing from a sore proper knee.

The Grizzlies reached 50 wins for the fifth time in franchise history and improved to 15-2 in video games Morant has disregarded this season.

Bane and Melton every hit six 3-pointers because the Grizzlies went 19 of 38 from lengthy distance. Bane made three of his treys at some level of the decisive 18-2 bustle that turned a 107-105 deficit into a 123-109 lead with 5: 20 left.

Celtics 125, Jazz 97

Jayson Tatum and Jaylen Brown every scored 26 aspects to lead Boston to a select over visiting Utah.

The Celtics led by as many as 32 aspects on the means to their fifth consecutive select, and so that they snapped a four-game shedding toddle towards the Jazz. Robert Williams III added 12 aspects and 10 rebounds to lead four various Celtics in double figures. Marcus Trim fired off 9 of his profession-excessive 13 assists within the first quarter.

Donovan Mitchell had 37 aspects to lead the Jazz, who occupy lost help-to-help video games after a three-game winning toddle.

76ers 126, Lakers 121

Joel Embiid scored a game-excessive 30 aspects and grabbed 10 rebounds, James Harden added 24 aspects and visiting Philadelphia escaped a check from Los Angeles, which played with out LeBron James.

James turned into a late scratch ensuing from left knee soreness, however Dwight Howard helped prefer up the slack in his absence. Howard scored 24 aspects -- his most in a game since November 2018 -- and matched Russell Westbrook for the discontinue be conscious on the crew.

Tyrese Maxey and Tobias Harris added 21 and 20 aspects, respectively, for the 76ers, who received for the fourth time in 5 video games. Maxey furthermore dished seven assists and grabbed 5 rebounds

Spurs 133, Path Blazers 96

Dejounte Murray recorded 28 aspects, seven assists and six rebounds to back visiting San Antonio steamroll Portland.

Keldon Johnson made 5 3-pointers whereas scoring 26 aspects because the Spurs received for the third time within the past four video games. Jakob Poeltl blocked a profession-absolute most life like six pictures whereas furthermore contributing 16 aspects and 9 rebounds for San Antonio.

Devin Vassell furthermore scored 16 aspects and Josh Richardson added 15 because the Spurs, whose largest lead turned into 43 aspects. Ben McLemore had 23 aspects and Drew Eubanks scored 20 for the Path Blazers.

Suns 125, Timberwolves 116

Deandre Ayton dominated his matchup with Karl-Anthony Towns with a profession-excessive 35 aspects and 14 rebounds, serving to visiting Phoenix live mighty longer than Minnesota.

Devin Booker saved 11 of his 28 aspects for the final 4: 36 because the Suns rallied from as mighty as a 15-level deficit to fabricate their sixth straight select and their 18th victory in their past 22 video games.

Anthony Edwards paced the Timberwolves with 19 aspects on a evening when Towns turned into held to 15 aspects and 11 rebounds. Jarred Vanderbilt contributed 12 aspects and a crew-excessive 12 rebounds for Minnesota.

Pistons 122, Hawks 101

Jerami Grant had 21 aspects, eight rebounds and four assists and host Detroit scored 23 unanswered aspects within the third quarter whereas rolling to a select over Atlanta.

Cade Cunningham provided 17 aspects, eight assists and six rebounds for the Pistons, who had eight gamers rating in double figures. Kelly Olynyk tossed in 16 aspects, Killian Hayes contributed 13 aspects, eight rebounds and 5 assists and Marvin Bagley III added 13 aspects and six rebounds.

Trae Young had 21 aspects and 9 assists to lead the Hawks. DeAndre Hunter scored 15 aspects and Bogdan Bogdanovic added 13 aspects.

Stutter 118, Magic 102

Theo Maledon scored 17 of his season-excessive 25 aspects within the fourth quarter as Oklahoma Metropolis beat visiting Orlando to snap a 10-game overall shedding toddle and an 11-game home shedding toddle.

Tre Mann and Isaiah Roby added 21 aspects every for the Stutter. Oklahoma Metropolis's Vit Krejci tied a profession excessive with 12 aspects and position a non-public absolute most life like with 11 rebounds for his first profession double-double.

Chuma Okeke scored 19 aspects whereas Cole Anthony added 17 for the Magic, whose two-game winning toddle ended.

Kings 110, Pacers 109

Damian Jones tipped in a Trey Lyles miss with two-tenths of a 2nd final, allowing Sacramento to overtake Indiana for a select in Indianapolis.

Jones' heroics came after former Sacramento standout Buddy Hield, traded to Indiana final month, fumbled the ball out of bounds with 14 seconds left and the Pacers preserving a one-level lead. Lyles can also attach no better than to acquire off a 25-footer, however the ball ended up in pleasant fingers and Jones transformed the winning shot.

Davion Mitchell scored 25 aspects for the Kings. Hield attach up 25 aspects for the Pacers, and Indiana's Goga Bitadze added 20 aspects.

Knicks 121, Hornets 106

RJ Barrett scored 30 aspects as visiting Novel York ended Charlotte's 5-game winning toddle.

Obi Toppin added 18 aspects and a game-excessive 11 rebounds, Alec Burks had 17 aspects and Evan Fournier and Taj Gibson every scored 12 for the Knicks, who played with out Julius Randle (quadriceps).

LaMelo Ball paced the Hornets with 32 aspects. Terry Rozier chipped in with 18 aspects, and Miles Bridges had 15 aspects and 9 assists.

Mavericks 110, Rockets 91

Jalen Brunson scored 16 of his game-excessive 28 aspects within the third quarter and Dallas, fiddling with out Luka Doncic (ankle), done a season sweep of visiting Houston.

Spencer Dinwiddie, initiating within the region of Doncic, added 26 aspects -- 19 within the first half. Dorian Finney-Smith added 14 aspects, 5 rebounds and three steals for the Mavericks, whereas Dwight Powell chipped in 13 aspects and seven boards.

Rookie Alperen Sengun recorded 14 aspects and 11 rebounds off the Houston bench whereas Christian Wooden followed a profession-absolute most life like 39-level efficiency Monday towards Washington with 12 aspects and 10 boards.

Warriors 118, Warmth 104

Jordan Poole scored 30 aspects and dished 9 assists as short-handed Golden Instruct handed host Miami its 2nd straight loss.

Damion Lee, Andrew Wiggins and Jonathan Kuminga every scored 22 aspects for the Warriors, who ended a three-game shedding toddle. Golden Instruct rested Draymond Green, Klay Thompson and Otis Porter Jr. and turned into furthermore with out primary person guard Stephen Curry (left foot).

Kyle Lowry led the Warmth with 26 aspects and 9 assists. Bam Adebayo added 25 aspects and 9 rebounds, and Jimmy Butler scored 20 aspects.

--Self-discipline Degree Mediaand De'Anthony Melton scored 23 aspects apiece for the host Memphis Grizzlies, who blew an 18-level lead earlier than executing down the stretch in a 132-120 victory over the Brooklyn Nets on Wednesday.

The Nets fell no matter getting 43 aspects from Kyrie Irving and 35 from Kevin Durant, and no matter Memphis fiddling with out Ja Morant, who sat out a 2nd straight game ensuing from a sore proper knee.

The Grizzlies reached 50 wins for the fifth time in franchise history and improved to 15-2 in video games Morant has disregarded this season.

Bane and Melton every hit six 3-pointers because the Grizzlies went 19 of 38 from lengthy distance. Bane made three of his treys at some level of the decisive 18-2 bustle that turned a 107-105 deficit into a 123-109 lead with 5: 20 left.

Celtics 125, Jazz 97

Jayson Tatum and Jaylen Brown every scored 26 aspects to lead Boston to a select over visiting Utah.

The Celtics led by as many as 32 aspects on the means to their fifth consecutive select, and so that they snapped a four-game shedding toddle towards the Jazz. Robert Williams III added 12 aspects and 10 rebounds to lead four various Celtics in double figures. Marcus Trim fired off 9 of his profession-excessive 13 assists within the first quarter.

Donovan Mitchell had 37 aspects to lead the Jazz, who occupy lost help-to-help video games after a three-game winning toddle.

76ers 126, Lakers 121

Joel Embiid scored a game-excessive 30 aspects and grabbed 10 rebounds, James Harden added 24 aspects and visiting Philadelphia escaped a check from Los Angeles, which played with out LeBron James.

James turned into a late scratch ensuing from left knee soreness, however Dwight Howard helped prefer up the slack in his absence. Howard scored 24 aspects -- his most in a game since November 2018 -- and matched Russell Westbrook for the discontinue be conscious on the crew.

Tyrese Maxey and Tobias Harris added 21 and 20 aspects, respectively, for the 76ers, who received for the fourth time in 5 video games. Maxey furthermore dished seven assists and grabbed 5 rebounds

Spurs 133, Path Blazers 96

Dejounte Murray recorded 28 aspects, seven assists and six rebounds to back visiting San Antonio steamroll Portland.

Keldon Johnson made 5 3-pointers whereas scoring 26 aspects because the Spurs received for the third time within the past four video games. Jakob Poeltl blocked a profession-absolute most life like six pictures whereas furthermore contributing 16 aspects and 9 rebounds for San Antonio.

Devin Vassell furthermore scored 16 aspects and Josh Richardson added 15 because the Spurs, whose largest lead turned into 43 aspects. Ben McLemore had 23 aspects and Drew Eubanks scored 20 for the Path Blazers.

Suns 125, Timberwolves 116

Deandre Ayton dominated his matchup with Karl-Anthony Towns with a profession-excessive 35 aspects and 14 rebounds, serving to visiting Phoenix live mighty longer than Minnesota.

Devin Booker saved 11 of his 28 aspects for the final 4: 36 because the Suns rallied from as mighty as a 15-level deficit to fabricate their sixth straight select and their 18th victory in their past 22 video games.

Anthony Edwards paced the Timberwolves with 19 aspects on a evening when Towns turned into held to 15 aspects and 11 rebounds. Jarred Vanderbilt contributed 12 aspects and a crew-excessive 12 rebounds for Minnesota.

Pistons 122, Hawks 101

Jerami Grant had 21 aspects, eight rebounds and four assists and host Detroit scored 23 unanswered aspects within the third quarter whereas rolling to a select over Atlanta.

Cade Cunningham provided 17 aspects, eight assists and six rebounds for the Pistons, who had eight gamers rating in double figures. Kelly Olynyk tossed in 16 aspects, Killian Hayes contributed 13 aspects, eight rebounds and 5 assists and Marvin Bagley III added 13 aspects and six rebounds.

Trae Young had 21 aspects and 9 assists to lead the Hawks. DeAndre Hunter scored 15 aspects and Bogdan Bogdanovic added 13 aspects.

Stutter 118, Magic 102

Theo Maledon scored 17 of his season-excessive 25 aspects within the fourth quarter as Oklahoma Metropolis beat visiting Orlando to snap a 10-game overall shedding toddle and an 11-game home shedding toddle.

Tre Mann and Isaiah Roby added 21 aspects every for the Stutter. Oklahoma Metropolis's Vit Krejci tied a profession excessive with 12 aspects and position a non-public absolute most life like with 11 rebounds for his first profession double-double.

Chuma Okeke scored 19 aspects whereas Cole Anthony added 17 for the Magic, whose two-game winning toddle ended.

Kings 110, Pacers 109

Damian Jones tipped in a Trey Lyles miss with two-tenths of a 2nd final, allowing Sacramento to overtake Indiana for a select in Indianapolis.

Jones' heroics came after former Sacramento standout Buddy Hield, traded to Indiana final month, fumbled the ball out of bounds with 14 seconds left and the Pacers preserving a one-level lead. Lyles can also attach no better than to acquire off a 25-footer, however the ball ended up in pleasant fingers and Jones transformed the winning shot.

Davion Mitchell scored 25 aspects for the Kings. Hield attach up 25 aspects for the Pacers, and Indiana's Goga Bitadze added 20 aspects.

Knicks 121, Hornets 106

RJ Barrett scored 30 aspects as visiting Novel York ended Charlotte's 5-game winning toddle.

Obi Toppin added 18 aspects and a game-excessive 11 rebounds, Alec Burks had 17 aspects and Evan Fournier and Taj Gibson every scored 12 for the Knicks, who played with out Julius Randle (quadriceps).

LaMelo Ball paced the Hornets with 32 aspects. Terry Rozier chipped in with 18 aspects, and Miles Bridges had 15 aspects and 9 assists.

Mavericks 110, Rockets 91

Jalen Brunson scored 16 of his game-excessive 28 aspects within the third quarter and Dallas, fiddling with out Luka Doncic (ankle), done a season sweep of visiting Houston.

Spencer Dinwiddie, initiating within the region of Doncic, added 26 aspects -- 19 within the first half. Dorian Finney-Smith added 14 aspects, 5 rebounds and three steals for the Mavericks, whereas Dwight Powell chipped in 13 aspects and seven boards.

Rookie Alperen Sengun recorded 14 aspects and 11 rebounds off the Houston bench whereas Christian Wooden followed a profession-absolute most life like 39-level efficiency Monday towards Washington with 12 aspects and 10 boards.

Warriors 118, Warmth 104

Jordan Poole scored 30 aspects and dished 9 assists as short-handed Golden Instruct handed host Miami its 2nd straight loss.

Damion Lee, Andrew Wiggins and Jonathan Kuminga every scored 22 aspects for the Warriors, who ended a three-game shedding toddle. Golden Instruct rested Draymond Green, Klay Thompson and Otis Porter Jr. and turned into furthermore with out primary person guard Stephen Curry (left foot).

Kyle Lowry led the Warmth with 26 aspects and 9 assists. Bam Adebayo added 25 aspects and 9 rebounds, and Jimmy Butler scored 20 aspects.

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