Memphis (3-0) remained unbeaten in the preseason by shooting 61
percent from the field.
Chucky Atkins led the Wizards with 19 points. He was the only
Washington starter to reach double figures. Antawn Jamison missed
13 of his 15 shots and the Wizards' starters were just 12-of-46 (26
percent) from the field.
Rookie Donnell Taylor scored 14 points in 23 minutes.
Memphis built a 61-30 halftime lead behind 17 points from Gasol.
Washington hit only three of its 14 shots from the field in the
opening period, and weren't a whole lot better from the line.
Washington didn't reach double digits until 24 seconds were left in
the opening quarter.
The Grizzlies built the lead to 35 in the third quarter and
coasted, playing reserves and free agents in the final eight