There was another standout win for the Memphis Grizzlies on Tuesday night, as they triumphed on the road against the Cleveland Cavaliers.
The Grizzles are into the top four of the Western Conference after a six-game winning streak, following their 106-110 victory over the Cavs.
Ja Morant was the top points scorer again on the night, with the guard firing 26 points, five rebounds and six assists. The 2020 NBA Rookie of the Year is on fire right now and Memphis look like genuine title contenders.
It’s now three wins in a row for an improving LA Lakers, with LeBron James scoring 31 points in their 122-114 home court victory over Sacramento Kings.
Meanwhile, the Phoenix Suns remain second in the West after a comfortable 13-point victory over New Orleans Pelicans. Devin Booker was the star of the show again, scoring 33 points in the Suns’ 110-123 success.
There are several key NBA match across both Conferences to look forward to on Wednesday evening.
The leaders in the West, Golden State Warriors, head to Texas to face the Dallas Mavericks, who are currently on a three-game winning run.
Meanwhile in the East, defending champions Milwaukee Bucks are back at the Fiserv Forum for a clash with ninth-placed Toronto Raptors.
Giannis Antetokounmpo is currently third in the NBA points standings, averaging 27.9 per game, and he missed the defeat to the Raptors in Canada in early December.