The Lakers had one last gasp when
Jodie Meeks led the Lakers with 25 points on 10-of-16 shooting. The team shot 43.8% from the field and 41.7% from three-point range.
Young scored 18 off the bench.
Randolph also had a double-double with 11 boards.
The Lakers left five points at the free throw line (6-11) while Memphis hit all 14 of their attempts.
Falling to 4-7, the Lakers will host the
Memphis (4-5) will travel to Sacramento to play the
The Lakers pulled ahead in the third quarter by a small margin, led by a hot shooting performance from
Meeks led all scorers with 22 points in 29 minutes while hitting six of nine shots. The Lakers as a team hit 48.3%.
The Grizzlies were led by
The Lakers rallied back from a 10-point deficit to tie the Grizzlies by the half.
Young led the Lakers with 12 points on 5-of-8 shooting. The Lakers hit 40.5% from the field in the half.
Both the Lakers and Grizzlies struggled to hit shots in the first quarter.
The Grizzlies shot 38.1% from the field, led by
The Lakers missed 16 of 23 shots, converting just 30.4%. While the Grizzlies converted all eight of their free-throw attempts, the Lakers only made two of five.
The Lakers (4-6) host the Memphis Grizzlies (3-5) on Friday night at
The Grizzlies came into the season with high expectations but they've struggled under rookie Coach David Joerger.
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