Postgame Report: Grizzlies come up short against Nuggets Memphis Grizzlies

Get the full recap, highlights, and photos from the Grizzlies' game against the Nuggets.

The Memphis Grizzlies fell to the Denver Nuggets 87-78 at the Pepsi Center in Denver.

The Nuggets snapped a three-game skid behind Will Barton who led the way for the Nuggets with 17 points (5-12 FG, 3-6 3PT), 11 of which came in the second quarter as Denver rallied back from a 15-point first quarter deficit. Trey Lyles added 16 points off the bench (7-13 FG) and Nikola Jokic scored 14 points and grabbed seven rebounds. The Nuggets led 58-54 with 4:25 remaining in the third quarter before going on an 11-5 run and outscored the Grizzlies 24-13 in third quarter, entering the final frame quarter with seven-point lead.

Marc Gasol led all scorers, finishing with 22 points and a game-high 11 rebounds for his 18th double-double this season. Tyreke Evans and James Ennis III added 12 points...

“We just stopped moving the ball as much as we were in the 1st half. We stopped getting the easy buckets we were getting but we competed hard on the defensive end we just didn’t come up with enough plays.” - Andrew Harrison

Latest Comments
  • I'm loyal to the Grizz but it's getting hard. Denver had no names beat us. Sorry Will Barton but its true.

  • Seems like that’s the way our season is going. Trade and reboot.

  • No team work in third & 4 th qtrs. No rebounding when grizz misses.. no one under goal to get the missed shot.

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The defense carried us to the win tonight!

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Final from Denver ,,#MEMvDEN

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Final from Denver

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Jack scored a season-high 18 & Kanter posted a double-double in Minnesota. The Postgame Report ⤵️

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Not the best third...let's get that lead back! ,,#MEMvDEN

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Not the best third...let's get that lead back!

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Final 📊

Jack: 18p | 8a
Porzingis: 17p | 10r
Kanter: 16p | 12r
Hardaway Jr.: 16p

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Feeling good at the break.

Kanter: 12p
Beasley: 11p
Jack: 6a
Porzingis: 3b