The Memphis Grizzlies won 108-95 against the Los Angeles Lakers on Thursday, with Jarvis Jackson Jr. scoring 25 points and Desmond Bane adding 23.

The Grizzlies won despite starting guards Ja Morant and Dillon Brooks’ being in COVID-19 protocol. Tyus Jones and De’Anthony Melton each scored 12 points. After playing on Wednesday, Brooks was a late scratch.

Since Morant was sidelined last month with a left knee sprain, the Grizzlies have won six of their previous seven games.

For the Lakers, LeBron James recorded his 100th triple-double, scoring 20 points, grabbing 10 rebounds, and dishing out 11 assists. Los Angeles, which has gone 3-5 on the road since November 1, got 22 points and eight rebounds from Anthony Davis.

Nuggets 111, Spurs 123

San Antonio cruised over Denver, with Derrick White scoring 23 points and Lonnie Walker IV adding 21 points off the bench.

Dejounte Murray scored 20 points for the Spurs, who also got 17 points from Doug McDermott and 14 points from Drew Eubanks.

Nikola Jokic of the Denver Nuggets had 22 points, 13 rebounds, and 10 assists, his second consecutive triple-double and fifth in as many games this season. With 25 points, Aaron Gordon led all scorers, while Will Barton added 19.

Jazz 118, 76ers 96

Utah beat Philadelphia with 22 points from Donovan Mitchell and 17 points and 21 rebounds from Rudy Gobert.

The Jazz won their sixth consecutive game behind Hassan Whiteside’s 14 points and 10 rebounds, Bojan Bogdanovic’s 14 points, and Joe Ingles and Jordan Clarkson’s 11 points each. Mike Conley and Rudy Gay each scored 10 points.

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