Memphis Grizzlies vs. Sacramento Kings: Live Score, Results and Game Highlights

Sim RissoFeatured ColumnistJanuary 7, 2013

BOSTON, MA - JANUARY 2:  Tony Allen #9 of the Memphis Grizzlies drives to the basket past Rajon Rondo #9 of the Boston Celtics during the game on January 2, 2013 at TD Garden in Boston, Massachusetts. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)
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What started as a pretty competitive game in the first half, turned into a blowout in the second half, with the Memphis Grizzlies beating the Sacramento Kings, 113-81.

At the half, the Grizzlies were leading 51-45, but they outscored the Kings 62-36 in the second half, including 36-20 in the third quarter alone.

Nearly every player on Memphis had a positive plus-minus, with Zach Randolph leading the way at plus-29. At the same time, every player on the Kings had a negative plus-minus, with Thomas Robinson taking the cake at minus-23.

Wayne Ellington had a game-high 26 points for Memphis, including 6-of-7 from three-point range. John Salmons had a team-high 17 points for the Kings.

Next up for the Kings is the Dallas Mavericks, who come to town for a game on Thursday night. Memphis travels to Golden State for a game on Wednesday.