Steven Adams returned with force after one game absence. Adams had 13 points (71.4% shooting) paired with 15 rebounds, 4 assists and 1 steal. Adams and Jaren Jackson Jr continue terrorising their opponents inside the painted area.
Adams stole the ball back and laid it in:
Tyus Jones was able to outshine his brother Tre Jones of the San Antonio Spurs. Jones started for the second straight game and was effective with 11 of 19 shooting from the field. He led the team with a game-high 24 points and 6 assists.
Santi Aldama was perfect from the field with 13 points, 3 rebounds and 2 steals.
Despite having one of the worst records in the NBA, the Spurs took the lead early in the fourth quarter. Memphis ended up winning 121 – 113.
Memphis will play against Spurs again on Wednesday night local time.