Raymond Felton went off for 30 points and added 7 rebounds leading Portland to a 99-97 win over Dallas on Friday at American Airlines Center.
The Trail Blazers were a 6-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 191.5.
Portland got 25 points from LaMarcus Aldridge and another 14 points from Jamal Crawford. Raymond Felton contributed 6 assists, while LaMarcus Aldridge cleaned the glass with 12 rebounds.
Dallas got 23 points from Dirk Nowitzki in a losing cause and another 18 points from Jason Terry. Delonte West contributed 5 assists for the Mavericks, while Dirk Nowitzki had 14 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Dallas were victorious, as the score was 56-44 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Portland as they grabbed 51 boards, while Dallas only had 44.
Portland heads into a battle against the Bucks. Dallas, meanwhile, will have their next action against Memphis.