UP NEXT March 8, 2019 /Sports News – Local Conley, Valanciunas lead Grizzlies past Jazz 114-104 The last-place Grizzlies won their second in a row. They have not won three straight since November. Grizzlies: Host the Orlando Magic on Sunday Associated Press Tags: Jonas Valanciunas/Memphis Grizzlies/Mike Conley/NBA/Utah Jazz Conley scored 14 points in the fourth quarter and Valanciunas added 10 as Memphis held off several Utah runs. The Jazz got no closer than four points down the stretch. Written by Valanciunas scored eight straight Grizzlies points in the fourth period, putting Memphis up by 10 with 5 minutes left. Conley then made a trio of floaters and had a pair of free throws to hold Utah at bay. Grizzlies: C Joakim Noah made his first start since Feb. 4, 2017. .Ivan Rabb made 6 of 8 shots in the first half to lead Memphis with 13 points at intermission. He ended the night with 15 points. .It was Conley’s 20th 20-point/10-assist game in his career, seven of them this season. Jazz: Host the Oklahoma City Thunder on Monday Memphis opened the second half with nine points in a row to take a 69-53 lead. Utah used a 15-5 run toward the end of the third quarter to make it close. TIP-INS FacebookTwitterLinkedInEmailMEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Mike Conley had 28 points and 11 assists, Jonas Valanciunas added 27 points and the Memphis Grizzlies beat the Utah Jazz 114-104 on Friday night. Donovan Mitchell led Utah with 38 points, including 20 in the fourth quarter. Joe Ingles finished with 14 points and seven assists. Kyle Korver had 13 points, but was 4 of 12 from the floor, including 3 of 11 from outside the arc. Jazz: G Ricky Rubio was out with left hip tightness. . Converted 11 of 27 3-pointers in the first half and made 9 of 12 shots inside the arc. . In the first half, Rudy Gobert had more blocks (3) than rebounds (1). He finished the night with nine points and seven rebounds to go with five blocks. . Jae Crowder had 11 points and 10 rebounds.
Governor Eric J. Holcomb signed an executive order declaring a public health emergency to increase coordination across all levels of government in the state’s response to coronavirus. This is also a step in making Indiana eligible for federal dollars to respond to the outbreak. A copy of the executive order is attached.“With the help of our federal, state and local partners, Indiana is responding to this case as we have planned and prepared for weeks,” Gov. Holcomb said. “The Hoosier who has been diagnosed has taken responsible steps to stay isolated.”This morning, Gov. Holcomb and the Indiana State Department of Health confirmed the first case of coronavirus in a Marion County resident with a recent history of travel to a Boston event tied to several cases in other states.ISDH is working closely with the Marion County Public Health Department, Community Hospital North and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to ensure that any close contacts of the patient are identified and monitored and that all infection control protocols are being followed. State Health Commissioner Kris Box, M.D., FACOG, said the adult patient has been in quarantine since arriving back in Indianapolis and that the risk to the general public is low. FacebookTwitterCopy LinkEmail