Trail Blazers Fall 98-95 Against Oklahoma City - Game Recap
Kevin Durant went off for 36 points and added 10 rebounds leading Oklahoma City to a 98-95 win over Portland on Tuesday at Rose Garden.
The Thunder were a 1-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 211.5.
Oklahoma City got 19 points from Jeremy Lamb and another 17 points from Reggie Jackson. Reggie Jackson contributed 5 assists, while Serge Ibaka cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.
Portland got 18 points from Nicolas Batum in a losing cause and another 17 points from Robin Lopez. Damian Lillard contributed 7 assists for the Trail Blazers, while Robin Lopez had 14 rebounds.
Oklahoma City trailed at halftime, 55-45.
Oklahoma City had a 44-42 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Oklahoma City looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Lakers. The Trail Blazers will aim to get back on the winning track at Los Angeles.