Portland vs Miami Wrap - Portland Wins 105-96
|Portland vs Miami Wrap - Portland Wins 105-96|
Miami was scorched by LaMarcus Aldridge for 26 points as the Trail Blazers defated the Heat 105-96 in NBA action on Tuesday.
Portland was an underdog by 9 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 188.5.
Gerald Wallace had 22 points for Portland and Andre Miller chipped in with 14 points. Andre Miller had 5 assists for the Trail Blazers, while Gerald Wallace was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 9 boards.
Miami got 38 points from Dwyane Wade in a losing cause and another 31 points from LeBron James. LeBron James contributed 8 assists for the Heat, while LeBron James had 11 rebounds.
The Trail Blazers hit the break leading 57-51 before taking care of business in the second half.
Portland won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 34-31.
Next game, Portland takes its act on the road to face Charlotte looking for another win. For Miami, they head home to face Los Angeles.