Grizzles Edge Out Lakers in Playoffs

Clay Wittenberg, Staff writer

On Wednesday, the Lakers and the Grizzlies played in game 2 of the series for the NBA playoffs. Coming into this game the Lakers led 1-0 but after the 103-93 victory for the Grizzlies the series is now tied 1-1. This game was played at FedExForum arena. For the Lakers, LeBron James led in scoring with 28 points and also had 12 rebounds to secure the double double. For the Grizzlies, the MSU graduate Xavier Tillman led for them with 22 points and 13 rebounds. A major factor in this game was the turnovers and the Lakers had two more coming late in the game that gave the Grizzlies the edge over LeBron James and the Lakers.