Pelicans Fall 100-94 Against Portland - Game Recap
LaMarcus Aldridge scored 25 points and chipped in with 18 rebounds for Portland on Sunday, leading the Trail Blazers to a 100-94 victory over New Orleans at Moda Center.
Bettors who backed the Trail Blazers were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 10. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 205.5.
Portland got 21 points from Wesley Matthews and another 20 points from Damian Lillard. Damian Lillard contributed 5 assists, while LaMarcus Aldridge cleaned the glass with 18 rebounds.
New Orleans got 17 points from Anthony Morrow in a losing cause and another 15 points from Anthony Davis. Tyreke Evans contributed 8 assists for the Pelicans, while Al-Farouq Aminu had 9 rebounds.
Portland trailed at halftime, 55-48.
Portland won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 50-38.
Next game, Portland takes its act home to face Sacramento looking for another win. For New Orleans, they head home to face Phoenix.