Memphis, Tennessee; Friday, 8 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Ja Morant leads Memphis into a matchup with Philadelphia. He currently ranks ninth in the league scoring 28.2 points per game.
The Grizzlies have gone 7-2 at home. Memphis is 2-2 in one-possession games.
The 76ers are 5-5 in road games. Philadelphia has a 1-3 record in games decided by less than 4 points.
TOP PERFORMERS: Morant is scoring 28.2 points per game with 6.3 rebounds and 7.6 assists for the Grizzlies. Dillon Brooks is averaging 15.6 points and 3.4 rebounds while shooting 40.1% over the past 10 games for Memphis.
LAST 10 GAMES: Grizzlies: 5-5, averaging 113.7 points, rebounds, assists, steals and blocks per game while shooting % from the field. Their opponents have averaged 113.3 points per game.
76ers: 7-3, averaging 109.0 points, rebounds, assists, steals and blocks per game while shooting % from the field. Their opponents have averaged 105.0 points.
The Associated Press