Golden State Defeats Portland 109-102 - Recap
The Warriors got a 39-point performance from Monta Ellis as Golden State handed Portland a 109-102 defeat on Saturday at Oracle Arena.
Bettors who backed the Warriors were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 3 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 202.5.
Golden State got 21 points from David Lee and another 16 points from Dorell Wright. Stephen Curry contributed 11 assists, while Dorell Wright cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
Portland got 25 points from Wesley Matthews in a losing cause and another 18 points from Nicolas Batum. Andre Miller contributed 15 assists for the Trail Blazers, while Marcus Camby had 13 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Portland were victorious, as the score was 57-56 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Portland as they grabbed 53 boards, while Golden State only had 32.
Next game, Golden State takes its act home to face Philadelphia looking for another win. For Portland, they head on the road to face Utah.