Recap - Trail Blazers Defeat Houston 112-105
LaMarcus Aldridge poured in 43 points for Portland on Wednesday, as they defeated Houston 112-105 at Toyota Center.
Portland won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 6.5-point spread as underdogs. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 214.5.
Portland got 18 points from Damian Lillard and another 15 points from Dorell Wright. Damian Lillard contributed 11 assists, while Robin Lopez cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
Houston got 32 points from Dwight Howard in a losing cause and another 18 points from James Harden. Jeremy Lin contributed 5 assists for the Rockets, while Dwight Howard had 14 rebounds.
Portland had a 43-42 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.