Recap - Trail Blazers Defeat New York 100-95
New York was scorched by Brandon Roy for 29 points as the Trail Blazers defated the Knicks 100-95 in NBA action on Saturday.
The match was decisive in favor of Portland, but bettors saw the game push as the margin of victory was the same as the closing point spread. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 199.5.
Portland got 20 points from LaMarcus Aldridge and another 19 points from Andre Miller. Andre Miller contributed 10 assists, while LaMarcus Aldridge cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
The Knicks got a 22-point performance from Wilson Chandler, who was supported by 18 points from Amar'e Stoudemire. Raymond Felton had 5 assists in a losing cause for New York, while Wilson Chandler grabbed 16 rebounds.
New York won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 51-41.
Next game, Portland takes its act on the road to face Chicago looking for another win. For New York, they head home to face Orlando.