Pelicans Down Portland 110-108 - Match Report
The Trail Blazers were burned for 31 points by Jrue Holiday on Monday as the Pelicans picked up a 110-108 win at New Orleans Arena.
New Orleans was the ATS victor, as they covered the 1.5-point spread as an underdog. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 210.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
New Orleans got 27 points from Anthony Davis and another 20 points from Tyreke Evans. Jrue Holiday contributed 13 assists, while Al-Farouq Aminu cleaned the glass with 15 rebounds.
The Trail Blazers got a 29-point performance from Damian Lillard, who was supported by 28 points from LaMarcus Aldridge. Nicolas Batum had 6 assists in a losing cause for Portland, while LaMarcus Aldridge grabbed 8 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed New Orleans were victorious, as the score was 56-49 at the break.
The rebound battle favored New Orleans as they grabbed 47 boards, while Portland only had 38.
New Orleans heads into a battle against the Timberwolves. Portland, meanwhile, will have their next action against Oklahoma City.