Portland Defeats New Orleans 111-103 - Recap
Damian Lillard went off for 27 points and added 3 rebounds leading Portland over New Orleans, 111-103, on Friday at New Orleans Arena.
Portland was a favorite by 2 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 200.5.
Nicolas Batum had 22 points for Portland and Wesley Matthews chipped in with 20 points. Damian Lillard had 5 assists for the Trail Blazers, while Nicolas Batum was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 18 boards.
New Orleans got 36 points from Anthony Davis in a losing cause and another 19 points from Brian Roberts. Tyreke Evans contributed 8 assists for the Pelicans, while Anthony Davis had 9 rebounds.
Portland trailed at halftime, 55-53.
New Orleans won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 44-37.
Portland looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Warriors. The Pelicans will aim to get back on the winning track vs Boston.