Trail Blazers Down Denver 100-95 - Match Report
Damian Lillard went off for 31 points and added 7 rebounds leading Portland to a 100-95 win over Denver on Tuesday at Pepsi Center.
Portland was a favorite by 2.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 214.5.
Portland got 16 points from Nicolas Batum and another 14 points from Mo Williams. Damian Lillard contributed 9 assists, while Robin Lopez cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
The Nuggets got a 17-point performance from Randy Foye, who was supported by 16 points from J.J. Hickson. Aaron Brooks had 6 assists in a losing cause for Denver, while J.J. Hickson grabbed 25 rebounds.
The Trail Blazers hit the break leading 52-45 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored Denver as they grabbed 64 boards, while Portland only had 41.
Portland heads into a battle against the Nets. Denver, meanwhile, will have their next action against Brooklyn.