Final: Rockets 131, Grizzlies 115 in Preseason Opener in Birmingham

Mike Conley 16pts, JJJ 15pts, Anderson/Parsons 12pts

October 03, 2018 - 8:12 am

The Memphis Grizzlies kicked off their preseason schedule last night with a 131-115 loss to the Houston Rockets in Birmingham, Alabama. While it is just the beginning of the preseason, here are a few notable things from the game: 

- Mike Conley looks fully healthy and led the Grizzlies with 16pts. Conley, Gasol, Parsons, Garrett Temple and JaMychal Green all got the start on Tuesday. 

- Rookie Jaren Jackson Jr. was second on the team in scoring with 15pts off the bench. 

- Chandler Parsons appeared to be healthy and able to move around with ease on the court. He finished with 12pts. 

- New addition Kyle Anderson added 12pts off the bench. 

The Memphis Grizzlies play their first preseason game at FedExForum Friday night vs. the Atlanta Hawks. Full coverage begins at 6 p.m. on 92.9FM & 680AM. 

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