Memphis Grizzlies hosted Orlando Magic for the second game of the preseason. Memphis Grizzlies defeated the Milwaukee Bucks on Sunday, then extended their winning streak on Monday by defeating Orlando Magic 109-97 at the FedEx Forum, Memphis.
The MIP (Most Improved Player) of last season, Ja Morant, scored 22 points in 22 minutes of play. He also recorded four rebounds and seven assists.
The Overall number one pick of the NBA 2022 draft, Paolo Banchero, also debuted for the Orlando Magic, and he posted eight points, two rebounds and one assist in his 24 minutes of play.
Memphis Grizzlies led from the first quarter to the third quarter (25-21, 31-21, 30-27), while the Magic won the last quarter (28-23).
Memphis Grizzlies dominated the game in terms of the field goals (43.9%), rebounds, Free throws (79.4%) and assists made.