Jonas Valanciunas has signed a great double-double of 18 points and 21 rebounds and Jaren Jackson Jr. has helped him with 20 points in the victory of the Memphis Grizzlies for 109-99 against the Toronto Raptors.
The Grizzlies They have thus managed to get to a 34-33 mark that reaffirms their options for the postseason. The Memphis are in contention for eighth place in the West with the Spurs. For their part, Raptors They are twelfth in the East with a 27-41 record.
Memphis has not been able to count on this game with Grayson allen nor with Sean McDermott. Allen was out with a left abdominal problem, while McDermott had pain in her left foot.
Pascal Siakam and Gary Trent Jr. have achieved 18 points each to command some Raptors that they have added their sixth defeat in the last seven games and that they no longer have a chance to fight for the title. Kyle Anderson and Jalen Harris have supported them with 16 points, while Malachi flynn has added 15 and Dillon brooks it has stayed at 14 points.
The Raptors have charged the casualties of Fred Van Vleet, Chris Boucher, OG Anunoby, Aron Baynes and a Kyle Lowry who has rested for the fourth time in the last five games. Toronto is already looking to the final stretch of the regular season with the desire to obtain the maximum possible victories.