Trail Blazers vs Rockets Final: 123-120 - Recap
The Trail Blazers got a 29-point performance from LaMarcus Aldridge, who added 10 rebounds as Portland ran past Houston 123-120 on Sunday at Moda Center.
The game was a push (tie) for betting purposes as the final score was identical to the 3 number at most sportsbooks. The game proved to be a winner for OVER bettors based on the closing total of 214.5.
Portland got 25 points from Nicolas Batum and another 23 points from Damian Lillard. Damian Lillard contributed 8 assists, while Robin Lopez cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.
Houston got 28 points from James Harden in a losing cause and another 26 points from Chandler Parsons. James Harden contributed 6 assists for the Rockets, while Dwight Howard had 14 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Houston were victorious, as the score was 61-51 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Houston as they grabbed 49 boards, while Portland only had 44.