Trail Blazers Down Orlando 97-83 - Match Report
|Trail Blazers Down Orlando 97-83 - Match Report|
Portland earned a 97-83 victory over Orlando on Thursday, getting 22 points from Andre Miller at Rose Garden.
The Trail Blazers were a 2-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 184.5.
Portland got 20 points from Wesley Matthews and another 15 points from Nicolas Batum. Andre Miller contributed 8 assists, while Marcus Camby cleaned the glass with 13 rebounds.
The Magic got a 39-point performance from Dwight Howard, who was supported by 11 points from Rashard Lewis. Jameer Nelson had 5 assists in a losing cause for Orlando, while Dwight Howard grabbed 15 rebounds.
The Trail Blazers hit the break trailing 46-45 before taking care of business in the second half.
Portland had a 47-40 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Portland looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Suns. The Magic will aim to get back on the winning track at Utah.