Brooklyn Falls 108-98 to Trail Blazers - Recap
|Brooklyn Falls 108-98 to Trail Blazers - Recap|
LaMarcus Aldridge scored 27 points for Portland on Monday, leading the Trail Blazers to a 108-98 victory over Brooklyn at Barclays Center.
Portland was an underdog by 2 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 196.5.
Portland got 24 points from Wesley Matthews and another 19 points from Damian Lillard. Damian Lillard contributed 9 assists, while LaMarcus Aldridge cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
Brooklyn got 23 points from Shaun Livingston in a losing cause and another 16 points from Kevin Garnett. Joe Johnson contributed 3 assists for the Nets, while Reggie Evans had 9 rebounds.
Portland trailed at halftime, 63-56.
The rebound battle favored Portland as they grabbed 46 boards, while Brooklyn only had 40.
Portland looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Bucks. The Nets will aim to get back on the winning track at Charlotte.