Basketball: Lakers’ Hachimura nets 20 as Grizzlies square series 1-1
Rui Hachimura scored 20 points but his Los Angeles Lakers lost 103-93 to the Memphis Grizzlies on Wednesday, evening their first-round NBA playoff series at one win apiece.
After starring with a 29-point outburst in the teams’ first meeting of the postseason, Hachimura again came up big at FedExForum in Memphis with an efficient 7-for-12 from the floor, including 2-for-4 from behind the arc.
The 25-year-old also collected five rebounds, two assists and a steal with no turnovers in 32 minutes of playing time.
With star point guard Ja Morant out due to a hand injury, the Grizzlies got contributi...