WASHINGTON, Feb. 21 (Xinhua) -- The Memphis Grizzlies defeated the Los Angeles Clippers 102-96 on Friday thanks to the dominant performance of their big men Zach Randolph and Marc Gasol.
Randolph had 21 points and 11 rebounds, Marc Gasol added 17 points and 10 rebounds, and the Grizzlies outscored the Clippers 60-34 in the paint.
James Johnson added 15 for the Grizzlies, and Mike Miller contributed 13 points.
All-Star forward Blake Griffin had 28 points and 13 rebounds for the Clippers. Jamal Crawford added 23 points. Chris Paul finished with 18 points and 14 assists.
It was the second straight loss for the Clippers.