Trail Blazers Fall 96-83 Against Los Angeles - Game Recap
The Clippers got 23 points from Blake Griffin as Los Angeles ran past Portland 96-83 on Sunday at STAPLES Center.
Los Angeles won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 10-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 192.5.
Los Angeles got 12 points from Caron Butler and another 10 points from Eric Bledsoe. Blake Griffin contributed 9 assists, while Lamar Odom cleaned the glass with 13 rebounds.
Portland got 21 points from LaMarcus Aldridge in a losing cause and another 16 points from Damian Lillard. Nicolas Batum contributed 8 assists for the Trail Blazers, while LaMarcus Aldridge had 11 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Los Angeles were victorious, as the score was 55-50 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Portland as they grabbed 39 boards, while Los Angeles only had 37.
Los Angeles looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Timberwolves. The Trail Blazers will aim to get back on the winning track vs Dallas.