Rockets Fall 122-120 Against Portland - Game Recap
The Rockets were burned for 46 points by LaMarcus Aldridge on Sunday as the Trail Blazers picked up a 122-120 win at Toyota Center.
Portland was the ATS victor, as they covered the 5.5-point spread as an underdog. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 215.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Damian Lillard had 31 points for Portland and Wesley Matthews chipped in with 18 points. Damian Lillard had 5 assists for the Trail Blazers, while LaMarcus Aldridge was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 18 boards.
The Rockets got a 27-point performance from James Harden, who was supported by 27 points from Dwight Howard. James Harden had 6 assists in a losing cause for Houston, while Dwight Howard grabbed 15 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Houston were victorious, as the score was 49-48 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Houston as they grabbed 59 boards, while Portland only had 54.