Trail Blazers Down Minnesota 119-106 - Match Report
LaMarcus Aldridge went off for 26 points and added 8 rebounds leading Portland over Minnesota, 119-106, on Sunday at Rose Garden.
Portland was a favorite by 3.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 199.5.
Nicolas Batum had 24 points for Portland and Wesley Matthews chipped in with 18 points. Raymond Felton had 11 assists for the Trail Blazers, while J.J. Hickson was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 9 boards.
Minnesota got 26 points from Kevin Love in a losing cause and another 21 points from Luke Ridnour. Luke Ridnour contributed 6 assists for the Timberwolves, while Kevin Love had 9 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Portland were victorious, as the score was 57-50 at the break.
Portland won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 44-36.
Portland heads into a battle against the Jazz. Minnesota, meanwhile, will have their next action against Sacramento.