— Carmelo Anthony got the game ball after the Los Angeles Lakers’ first victory of the season.
— Ja Morant led five starters in double figures with 28 points and the Memphis Grizzlies defeated the Los Angeles Clippers 120-114 in their home opener Saturday night.
— Ja Morant had 37 points and six assists, De’Anthony Melton added 20 points and the Memphis Grizzlies pulled away in the fourth for a 132-121 victory over the Cleveland Cavaliers on Wednesday night in the opener for both teams.
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Ja Morant and the Memphis Grizzlies were leading George Hill and the Milwaukee Bucks, 87-77, after three quarters on Tuesday night, when the NBA called the preseason game due to a fire alarm issue inside FedExForum.
Points Per Game123.31st
Rebounds Per Game50.0Tied-6th
Assists Per Game26.39th