The battle between the Trail Blazers and Spurs didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as San Antonio was handed a 137-97 defeat on Tuesday at Rose Garden.
Portland was a favorite by 7.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 187.5.
Portland got 21 points from LaMarcus Aldridge and another 20 points from Jamal Crawford. Jamal Crawford contributed 8 assists, while Gerald Wallace cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
San Antonio got 24 points from Kawhi Leonard in a losing cause and another 16 points from Danny Green. Cory Joseph contributed 3 assists for the Spurs, while Kawhi Leonard had 10 rebounds.
Portland led at halftime, 66-43.
The rebound battle favored Portland as they grabbed 47 boards, while San Antonio only had 33.
Next game, Portland takes its act on the road to face Denver looking for another win. For San Antonio, they head on the road to face Denver.