Nets Fall 101-88 Against Portland - Game Recap
Portland got 24 points from LaMarcus Aldridge en route to a 101-88 victory over New Jersey on Wednesday at Rose Garden.
The Trail Blazers were a 9-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 195.5.
Portland got 20 points from Nicolas Batum and another 18 points from J.J. Hickson. Raymond Felton contributed 9 assists, while Nicolas Batum cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
The Nets got a 21-point performance from Kris Humphries, who was supported by 20 points from Gerald Green. MarShon Brooks had 6 assists in a losing cause for New Jersey, while Kris Humphries grabbed 11 rebounds.
Portland led at halftime, 46-44.
Portland had a 46-45 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 Mavericks. The Nets will aim to get back on the winning track vs Washington.