The Memphis Grizzlies fell to the New Orleans Pelicans 109-99 Monday night inside of HP Field House in Orlando, FL. The Grizzlies have now lost four-consecutive games, including their first three seeding games at the ESPN Wide World of Sports.
Memphis struggled to get going on the offensive end early on, shooting just 39.1 percent in the opening quarter. The Grizzlies missed their first seven three-point field goals before finishing the quarter 2-of-10 from behind the arc. Despite 10 early points off the bench from Brandon Clarke, the Grizzlies found themselves down 26-22 after one quarter of play.