The Memphis Grizzlies swept a road back-to-back as they knocked off the Phoenix Suns 121-114 on Sunday night. The Grizzlies used a strong shooting night and a strong game from Jonas Valanciunas to pick up their second win in a row.
The Grizzlies’ offense was clicking on all cylinders as they racked up 31 assists while shooting 54.2 percent from the field and 42.9 percent from deep. The game marked the Grizzlies’ 14th game with 30-or-more assists this season, which is good for a new single-season franchise record. The Grizzlies entered the night ranked second in the NBA in assists per game, behind only Phoenix, as they out-assisted the Suns 31-25 on the night.