Grizzlies Claw Back From 26 Down, Beat Wolves in Game 3
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Desmond Bane made seven 3-pointers and had 26 points and the Memphis Grizzlies overcame a 26-point deficit to beat the Minnesota Timberwolves 104-95 on Thursday night for a 2-1 lead in the first-round playoff series. Brandon Clarke scored 16 of his 20 points in the second half for Memphis, and Ja Morant had a quiet triple-double with 16 points, 10 rebounds and 10 assists. Game 4 is on Saturday night in Minneapolis. D’Angelo Russell had 22 points and eight assists for Minnesota. Karl-Anthony Towns, Minnesota’s other max-contract player, had another clunker with eight points.