Atlanta Hawks lose NBA preseason game at Memphis Grizzlies

Associated PressOctober 14, 2012 

MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- Mike Conley had 18 points, hitting all five of his 3-point attempts, and Marc Gasol added 17 points to lead the Memphis Grizzlies to a 110-102 victory over the Atlanta Hawks in a preseason game Sunday.

Zach Randolph had 14 points and 10 rebounds for Memphis.

Al Horford led the Hawks with 13 points, while Anthony Morrow had 12. Kyle Korver scored 11, and Ivan Johnson and Lou Williams added 10 apiece. Zaza Pachulia, making his first appearance of the preseason, had nine points and nine rebounds in 22 minutes.

The Hawks led throughout the first half, carrying a 59-54 lead into the break after shooting 53 percent. Memphis took its first lead midway through the third with a 13-3 run, part of Memphis outscoring Atlanta 33-20 in the third.

Memphis never trailed the rest of the game, eventually building the advantage to 12 points.

FG FT Reb

ATLANTA Min M-A M-A O-T A PF PTS

James 18:14 2-4 1-2 0-4 1 2 5

IJohnson 15:17 4-7 2-2 1-4 0 5 10

Pachulia 22:07 4-8 1-1 3-9 1 2 9

Teague 28:08 3-9 3-6 0-1 8 3 9

Korver 19:47 3-6 2-2 0-3 2 0 11

Horford 25:53 5-9 3-5 1-5 0 2 13

Morrow 18:49 4-8 2-3 0-1 0 1 12

Jenkins 17:051/3 0-0 0-2 0 1 2

Williams 28:25 1-7 8-9 0-1 5 4 10

Smith 23:42 4-9 0-0 2-6 3 2 8

Scott 12:57 2-6 2-2 1-2 0 1 6

Tolliver 9:36 2-4 2-2 1-2 0 0 7

Totals 240:00 35-80 26-34 9-40 20 23 102

Percentages: FG .438, FT .765.

3-Point Goals: 6-15, .400 (Korver 3-6, Morrow 2-3, Tolliver 1-2, Jenkins 0-1, Williams 0-1, Teague 0-2).

Team Rebounds: 6. Team Turnovers: 14 (10 PTS).

Blocked Shots: 3 (Horford, Smith, Williams).

Turnovers: 14 (Pachulia 4, Smith 2, Teague 2, Williams 2, James, I.Johnson, Korver, Scott).

Steals: 9 (Korver 2, Smith 2, Horford, James, Scott, Teague, Williams).

Technical Fouls: Defensive three second, 6:29 first.

FG FT Reb

MEMPHIS Min M-A M-A O-T A PF PTS

Gay 29:59 5-13 2-3 0-5 2 0 13

Randolph 32:17 7-12 0-0 3-10 3 4 14

Gasol 30:10 5-9 7-8 1-3 1 3 17

Conley 25:24 5-9 3-3 0-0 5 2 18

Allen 17:06 3-4 2-2 1-3 1 5 8

Ellington 20:30 3-8 2-2 1-3 1 1 10

Speights 13:18 3-6 0-0 2-9 1 4 6

Bayless 26:59 4-10 2-2 0-5 7 2 10

Pondexter 28:25 5-12 0-0 2-4 1 2 12

Haddadi 11:021/3 0-1 2-7 1 3 2

Jordan 4:50 0-0 0-0 0-1 0 2 0

Totals 240:00 41-86 18-21 12-50 23 28 110

Percentages: FG .477, FT .857.

3-Point Goals: 10-21, .476 (Conley 5-5, Ellington 2-5, Pondexter 2-6, Gay 1-2, Bayless 0-3).

Team Rebounds: 5. Team Turnovers: 18 (24 PTS).

Blocked Shots: 4 (Gay 2, Gasol, Haddadi).

Turnovers: 18 (Gasol 4, Bayless 2, Conley 2, Ellington 2, Pondexter 2, Speights 2, Allen, Gay, Jordan, Randolph).

Steals: 9 (Gay 3, Pondexter 2, Allen, Conley, Gasol, Speights).

Technical Fouls: Defensive three second, 11:33 second; Haddadi, 7:34 fourth.

Atlanta 33 26 20 23--102

Memphis 25 29 33 23--110

A--10,072 (18,119). T--2:19.

Officials--Jason Phillips, Brian Forte, JT Orr.

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