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NBA roundup: Hot shooting leads Grizzlies to victory over Pacers

Lakers start three-game road trip in Memphis against Grizzlies

Grizzlies center Marc Gasol works in the post against Pacers center Ian Mahinmi during the first half of a game on Dec. 19.

(Brandon Dill / Associated Press)

Marc Gasol had 19 points and 12 rebounds, Matt Barnes had 15 points and 10 rebounds, and the host Memphis Grizzlies defeated the Indiana Pacers, 96-84, on Saturday night.

Mike Conley had 20 points and eight assists for the Grizzlies.

Paul George had 29 points, despite shooting eight for 22 from the field, for the Pacers, who had won three games in a row.

Memphis shot 45% from the field compared to 39% for the Pacers.

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at Washington 109, Charlotte 101: John Wall had 27 points and 12 assists, Garrett Temple scored a career-high 21 points to lead the Wizards. Kemba Walker led Charlotte with 18 points, and Jeremy Lin had 15.

at New York 107, Chicago 91: Carmelo Anthony scored 27 points and the Knicks won their fourth game in a row. Joakim Noah had a season-high 21 points for the Bulls and rookie forward Bobby Portis had 20 points and 11 rebounds.


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