The day of this Wednesday in the NBA left a Spanish duel in the Memphis Grizzlies-Houston Rockets between Santi Aldama and Usman Garuba, where neither stood out excessively and where the victory went to the first team by a tight 130-125 in the return to the fields of Ja Morant.

After signing his best game in the American league, with 22 points and 14 rebounds in the win against the Dallas Mavericks, the power forward from the Canary Islands was not so brilliant and this time he had five points and a capture in more than 20 minutes. on track.

For his part, Garuba demonstrated his rebounding skills by taking six rebounds from the basket, five of them offensive, in what was his best offensive contribution to his team, since he did not score any points and only shot twice in more than 14 minutes. .

The Grizzlies added their fourth consecutive victory to establish themselves in second place in the Western Conference after the Denver Nuggets in what was the return of their star, Ja Morant, separated since his controversial appearance on social networks with a weapon in a club. The escort, who did not appear in the starting five, scored 17 points.