Speights scored 18 to lead Grizzlies past Raptors

Speights scored 18 to lead Grizzlies past Raptors
November 28, 2012, 10:49 pm
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Toronto Raptors' DeMar DeRozan (10) eludes Memphis Grizzlies' Mike Conley (11) and Rudy Gay, right, during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Memphis, Tenn., Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2012. (AP Photo/Danny Johnston)


MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) Marreese Speights had 18 points and 12 rebounds to help the Memphis Grizzlies to their third straight win, a 103-82 victory over the Toronto Raptors on Wednesday night.

Marc Gasol and Zach Randolph finished with 17 points apiece, Randolph adding 13 rebounds and six assists. Mike Conley had 16 points, going 4 of 5 on 3-pointers, and Rudy Gay added 14 as Memphis maintained the best record in the NBA (11-2).

DeMar DeRozan led the Raptors with 16 points, while Kyle Lowry and Jose Calderon scored 12 apiece. Linas Kleiza added 11 points, but was 5 of 15 from the field, as Toronto lost its sixth straight.