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Nets take on the Grizzlies in non-conference action

December 28, 2020 GMT

Memphis Grizzlies (0-2, 14th in the Western Conference) vs. Brooklyn Nets (2-1, sixth in the Eastern Conference)

Brooklyn; Monday, 7:30 p.m. EST

LINE: Nets -7.5; over/under is 237.5

BOTTOM LINE: Ja Morant and the Memphis Grizzlies visit Kyrie Irving and the Brooklyn Nets in non-conference play.

Brooklyn finished 35-37 overall with a 20-16 record at home during the 2019-20 season. The Nets shot 44.8% from the field and 34.3% from 3-point range last season.

Memphis finished 20-26 in Western Conference action and 14-22 on the road during the 2019-20 season. The Grizzlies averaged 112.6 points per game last season, 55.9 in the paint, 17 off of turnovers and 17.2 on fast breaks.

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The matchup Monday is the first meeting of the season between the two teams.

INJURIES: Nets: Nicolas Claxton: out (right knee).

Grizzlies: Jontay Porter: out (knee), Killian Tillie: out (hamstring), Xavier Tillman: out (patellar tendinitis), Jaren Jackson Jr.: out (knee), Justise Winslow: out (hip), De’Anthony Melton: out (health protocols).

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The Associated Press created this story using technology provided by Data Skrive and data from Sportradar.