Gasol helps Memphis beat New Orleans 101-99
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) Marc Gasol had 16 points and 10 rebounds, and the balanced Memphis Grizzlies topped the New Orleans Pelicans 101-99 on Monday.
Matt Barnes, Jeff Green and Courtney Lee also had 16 points apiece for Memphis, which has won three in a row and five of six. Mike Conley added 15 points and 10 assists.
Lee converted a free throw with 3.5 seconds left. He missed the second one, but Gasol tapped the ball into the backcourt, and Barnes let it roll until time expired.
Jrue Holiday led the Pelicans with 23 points and nine assists. Anthony Davis finished with 21 points, eight rebounds and three blocks, while Ryan Anderson added 14 points.