Indiana vs Portland Wrap - Portland Wins 97-92
Portland got 25 points and 12 rebounds from LaMarcus Aldridge en route to a 97-92 victory over Indiana on Saturday at Rose Garden.
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 192.5.
Portland got 23 points from Nicolas Batum and another 19 points from Wesley Matthews. Wesley Matthews contributed 9 assists, while LaMarcus Aldridge cleaned the glass with 12 rebounds.
Indiana got 24 points from Danny Granger in a losing cause and another 14 points from Mike Dunleavy. Darren Collison contributed 7 assists for the Pacers, while Roy Hibbert had 10 rebounds.
Portland trailed at halftime, 53-46.
Indiana won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 42-39.
Portland heads into a battle against the Kings. Indiana, meanwhile, will have their next action against Denver.