76ers vs Trail Blazers Final: 101-99 - Recap
Philadelphia got 30 points from Thaddeus Young en route to a 101-99 victory over Portland on Saturday at Rose Garden.
Bettors who backed the 76ers were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as an underdog of 12.5 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 223.5.
Philadelphia got 23 points from Evan Turner and another 16 points from Michael Carter-Williams. Spencer Hawes contributed 7 assists, while Michael Carter-Williams cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
Portland got 29 points from LaMarcus Aldridge in a losing cause and another 17 points from Damian Lillard. Nicolas Batum contributed 10 assists for the Trail Blazers, while Robin Lopez had 15 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Philadelphia were victorious, as the score was 52-50 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Portland as they grabbed 59 boards, while Philadelphia only had 43.
Philadelphia looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Timberwolves. The Trail Blazers will aim to get back on the winning track at Sacramento.