Portland Defeats San Antonio 115-105 - Recap
Damian Lillard scored 25 points for Portland on Saturday, leading the Trail Blazers to a 115-105 victory over San Antonio at Rose Garden.
The Trail Blazers were a 2.5-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 198.5.
Portland got 24 points from LaMarcus Aldridge and another 20 points from Wesley Matthews. Nicolas Batum contributed 11 assists, while Nicolas Batum cleaned the glass with 12 rebounds.
San Antonio got 24 points from Tim Duncan in a losing cause and another 19 points from Marco Belinelli. Tony Parker contributed 9 assists for the Spurs, while Tim Duncan had 7 rebounds.
The Trail Blazers hit the break leading 50-39 before taking care of business in the second half.
Portland won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 39-35.
Portland looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Rockets. The Spurs will aim to get back on the winning track at Denver.