Recap - Trail Blazers Defeat Sacramento 100-99
LaMarcus Aldridge scored 22 points leading the Trail Blazers to a 100-99 victory over Sacramento at Moda Center on Wednesday.
The Trail Blazers earned a straight-up victory but suffered an ATS defeat in failing to cover the 14-point spread. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 200.5 were rewarded with a winning wager.
Portland got 19 points from Wesley Matthews and another 19 points from Damian Lillard. Damian Lillard contributed 10 assists, while Robin Lopez cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
Sacramento got 30 points from DeMarcus Cousins in a losing cause and another 23 points from Ray McCallum. Ray McCallum contributed 8 assists for the Kings, while DeMarcus Cousins had 12 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Portland were victorious, as the score was 56-46 at the break.
Sacramento had a 45-43 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Next game, Portland takes its act on the road to face Utah looking for another win. For Sacramento, they head on the road to face Los Angeles.