Portland Defeats New Orleans 103-96 - Recap
LaMarcus Aldridge poured in 34 points for Portland on Wednesday, as they defeated New Orleans 103-96 at Rose Garden.
Portland was a favorite by 5.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 184.5.
Portland got 24 points from Wesley Matthews and another 18 points from Andre Miller. Andre Miller contributed 7 assists, while Wesley Matthews cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
The Hornets got a 27-point performance from David West, who was supported by 24 points from Willie Green. Trevor Ariza had 6 assists in a losing cause for New Orleans, while Trevor Ariza grabbed 9 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed New Orleans were victorious, as the score was 49-48 at the break.
New Orleans had a 35-31 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 Lakers. The Hornets will aim to get back on the winning track vs Los Angeles.