76ers Down Portland 101-100 - Match Report
Jrue Holiday went off for 27 points and added 8 rebounds leading Philadelphia over Portland, 101-100, on Monday at Wells Fargo Center.
The match was decisive in favor of Philadelphia, but bettors saw the game push as the margin of victory was the same as the closing point spread. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 194.5.
Thaddeus Young had 19 points for Philadelphia and Spencer Hawes chipped in with 18 points. Jrue Holiday had 6 assists for the 76ers, while Spencer Hawes was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 13 boards.
Portland got 32 points from LaMarcus Aldridge in a losing cause and another 27 points from Damian Lillard. Damian Lillard contributed 7 assists for the Trail Blazers, while LaMarcus Aldridge had 14 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Philadelphia were victorious, as the score was 58-50 at the break.
Portland had a 46-43 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Philadelphia heads into a battle against the Clippers. Portland, meanwhile, will have their next action against Milwaukee.