Trail Blazers Fall 88-78 Against Boston - Game Recap
Boston earned an 88-78 victory over Portland on Thursday, getting 18 points from Ray Allen at Rose Garden.
Boston was the ATS victor, as they covered the 4.5-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 182.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Boston got 17 points from Paul Pierce and another 11 points from Rajon Rondo. Kevin Garnett contributed 9 assists, while Kevin Garnett cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
Portland got 17 points from LaMarcus Aldridge in a losing cause and another 14 points from Andre Miller. Andre Miller contributed 7 assists for the Trail Blazers, while LaMarcus Aldridge had 16 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Boston were victorious, as the score was 41-37 at the break.
Portland won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 49-42.
Boston looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Suns. The Trail Blazers will aim to get back on the winning track vs San Antonio.