Portland Defeats Cleveland 111-70 - Recap
|Portland Defeats Cleveland 111-70 - Recap|
The Trail Blazers blew out Cleveland on Thursday, running up the score in a 111-70 win at Rose Garden.
Portland won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 14-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 192.5.
Portland got 20 points from LaMarcus Aldridge and another 17 points from Gerald Wallace. Andre Miller contributed 6 assists, while LaMarcus Aldridge cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.
The Cavaliers got a 14-point performance from Ramon Sessions, who was supported by 12 points from Daniel Gibson. Manny Harris had 3 assists in a losing cause for Cleveland, while J.J. Hickson grabbed 7 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Portland were victorious, as the score was 64-34 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Portland as they grabbed 45 boards, while Cleveland only had 29.
Next game, Portland takes its act home to face Philadelphia looking for another win. For Cleveland, they head on the road to face Los Angeles.