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Grizzlies win 2nd straight over Houston

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For the fifth time in franchise history, the Memphis Grizzlies will play the same opponent on consecutive nights.

The Houston Rockets came to town just a day after the Grizzlies escaped with a 1-point victory over the fifth place team in the West.

This time, Mike Conley scored 17 points and Zach Randolph had 15 points and 17 rebounds as the Memphis Grizzlies beat the Houston Rockets for the second consecutive night, 99-81.

Randolph playing in his 300th game with the Grizzlies, and reaching a milestone.  ZBo's 189th double-double, tying Pau Gasol for the franchise record..

Memphis led by as many as 27 points, dominating the paint, 56-32.

Courtney Lee also had 15 points and Kosta Koufos scored 14, hitting seven of his eight shots from the field. James Johnson added 12 points for Memphis and Nick Calathes added a season-high 11.
    
James Harden led the Rockets with 16 points, and Chandler Parsons scored 11. Dwight Howard had 10 points and 12 rebounds, but Houston's three-game road winning streak was snapped.

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