Lakers Fall 107-96 Against Portland - Game Recap
The Lakers were burned for 31 points by Gerald Wallace on Thursday as the Trail Blazers picked up a 107-96 win at Rose Garden.
The Trail Blazers were a 4-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 184.5.
LaMarcus Aldridge had 28 points for Portland and Jamal Crawford chipped in with 17 points. Raymond Felton had 10 assists for the Trail Blazers, while LaMarcus Aldridge was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 10 boards.
Los Angeles got 30 points from Kobe Bryant in a losing cause and another 21 points from Andrew Bynum. Derek Fisher contributed 6 assists for the Lakers, while Andrew Bynum had 12 rebounds.
Portland trailed at halftime, 56-52.
Los Angeles won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 47-39.
Portland heads into a battle against the Suns. Los Angeles, meanwhile, will have their next action against Golden State.