Recap - Trail Blazers Defeat Utah 105-94
The Trail Blazers grabbed a 105-94 win over the Jazz on Monday, behind a 24-point effort from LaMarcus Aldridge at EnergySolutions Arena.
Portland was the ATS victor, as they covered the 7-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 203.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Portland got 18 points from Damian Lillard and another 16 points from Wesley Matthews. Nicolas Batum contributed 11 assists, while Robin Lopez cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.
Utah got 20 points from Alec Burks in a losing cause and another 19 points from Enes Kanter. Trey Burke contributed 5 assists for the Jazz, while Jeremy Evans had 8 rebounds.
Portland led at halftime, 51-45.
The rebound battle favored Portland as they grabbed 44 boards, while Utah only had 43.
Portland looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Rockets. The Jazz will aim to get back on the winning track at Sacramento.