----- Desmond Bane finished with 30 points, seven rebounds, and five assists as the Memphis Grizzlies used a fourth quarter rally to defeat the Portland Trail Blazers 119-109 Tuesday night at FedExForum in Memphis, TN.
Desmond Bane scored 30 points and led a fourth quarter charge as the Memphis Grizzlies topped the Portland Trail Blazers 119-109 Tuesday night at FedExForum Tuesday night in Memphis.
The Blazers held the lead with nine minutes left, but Bane connected on multiple three-pointers over a four-minute stretch midway through the fourth. That was part of a 22-2 Memphis run to put away the young Trail Blazers.
Skylar Mays, who signed a 10-day contract with Portland last weekend, led the Trail Blazers with 24 points and seven assists. Shaedon Sharpe added 20 points, eight rebounds and six assists. Jabari Walker finished with 16 points.
Up Next- Trail Blazers travel to San Antonio to meet the Spurs on Thursday evening. The game is scheduled to tip off at 5:00 PM.
Chad's Take- Blazers will need to pull out all the stops to tank that game against the Spurs.