Phoenix vs Portland Recap - Suns Win 102-98
|Phoenix vs Portland Recap - Suns Win 102-98|
Luis Scola scored 18 points leading the Suns to a 102-98 victory over Portland at Rose Garden on Tuesday.
Phoenix won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 6.5-point spread as underdogs. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 192.5.
Phoenix got 16 points from Goran Dragic and another 14 points from Wes Johnson. Goran Dragic contributed 18 assists, while Jermaine O'Neal cleaned the glass with 13 rebounds.
Portland got 25 points from J.J. Hickson in a losing cause and another 24 points from Damian Lillard. Damian Lillard contributed 7 assists for the Trail Blazers, while J.J. Hickson had 16 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Phoenix were victorious, as the score was 63-47 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Phoenix as they grabbed 51 boards, while Portland only had 37.
Phoenix looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Warriors. The Trail Blazers will aim to get back on the winning track at Los Angeles.