Nicolas Batum scored 20 points and chipped in with 10 rebounds for Portland on Saturday, leading the Trail Blazers to a 101-100 victory over Los Angeles at Rose Garden.
Portland was an underdog by 1 point and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 190.5.
Damian Lillard had 20 points for Portland and Wesley Matthews chipped in with 18 points. Nicolas Batum had 12 assists for the Trail Blazers, while Nicolas Batum was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 10 boards.
The Clippers got a 24-point performance from Blake Griffin, who was supported by 19 points from Jamal Crawford. Blake Griffin had 10 assists in a losing cause for Los Angeles, while Eric Bledsoe grabbed 9 rebounds.
Portland led at halftime, 51-45.
Los Angeles won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 41-32.