Led by Jarkel Joiner’s 18 points, the 11-12 year-old Grizzlies knocked off the Lakers in Thursday night’s Oxford Park Commission hoops action. In the other 11-12 league games the Thunder cruised to a 27-9 victory over the Bulls and the Suns defeated the Celtics 28-5.
In the 9-10 league, the Mavericks snuck past the Heat 28-25.
In the 13-15 league, the Celtics topped the Lakers 35-28 and the Heat nipped the Grizzlies 41-38. (January 7, 2011, Page 8A)