Trail Blazers Down Toronto 106-103 - Match Report
LaMarcus Aldridge scored 27 points and added 15 rebounds for a double-double, leading Portland over Toronto, 106-103, on Saturday at Rose Garden.
Portland won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 7.5-point spread. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 205.5.
Portland got 21 points from Damian Lillard and another 21 points from Wesley Matthews. Damian Lillard contributed 7 assists, while LaMarcus Aldridge cleaned the glass with 15 rebounds.
Toronto got 36 points from DeMar DeRozan in a losing cause and another 23 points from Kyle Lowry. DeMar DeRozan contributed 12 assists for the Raptors, while Patrick Patterson had 9 rebounds.
Portland led at halftime, 57-40.
Portland won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 42-37.
Portland heads into a battle against the Wizards. Toronto, meanwhile, will have their next action against Utah.