Randolph leads Memphis past Milwaukee 90-80
Jennings leads Bucks with 26
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Zach Randolph had 15 points and 17 rebounds, Marc Gasol added 12 points and 12 rebounds, and the Memphis Grizzlies beat the Milwaukee Bucks 90-80 on Wednesday night.
Rudy Gay added 13 points for Memphis, which won its third straight. Mike Conley had 11 points and six assists, while Marreese Speights scored 10 points.
Brandon Jennings led Milwaukee with 26 points, even though he missed his first eight shots. Marquis Daniels was the only other Bucks player in double figures with 12 points on 5 of 8 from the field.
Monta Ellis, the Bucks leading scorer at 19 points a game, missed his first 13 shots, and didn’t score a field goal until 2:30 was left in the game. He ended the night with four points.
The 80 points was a season low for Milwaukee.
Memphis benefited from an intense defense in the second half, causing 12 Bucks turnovers after halftime leading to 18 points. Memphis’ turnover problems came in the first half when it committed 10 of its 16 turnovers.