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Portland Trail BlazersHouston Rockets
Nov 3, 8:00 PM | Toyota Center

Portland Trail Blazers vs Houston Rockets Odds


The Rockets will be trying to slam the Trail Blazers on Saturday when the teams tip off at Toyota Center in NBA betting action.

The Rockets currently sports a record of 2-0, and have posted a corresponding betting slate of 2-0 ATS. The Trail Blazers are 1-1 and 1-1 ATS. Betting totals have seen the Rockets post a 2-0 OVER/UNDER record this season, while the Trail Blazers have gone 1-1 against the number.

View Portland vs Houston Odds and Stats.

Betting Line:
If you're backing the visitors in this one, you'll find the Trail Blazers listed as 4.5-point underdogs. Meanwhile, the OVER/UNDER line for this game was set at 204.

Power Rankings / Prediction:
According to new Power Rankings at Odds Shark, it's the No. 15-rated Rockets and the No. 24-rated Trail Blazers in this matchup. Predictive computer formulas point to a 112-102 win for the Rockets on Saturday.

How They Match Up:
In rebounding, the battle of the boards features Houston's No. 3-rated squad against Portland's No. 28-rated roster. When it comes to long-range shooting, Houston rates No. 2 in the league with 9 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 2 with 9 per outing.

In comparing how the teams stack up statistically, the Trail Blazers own the league's No. 28-rated mark, allowing 106 points per game when on the road. Houston, on the other hand, rates No. 22 in home scoring.

The Trail Blazers were a 106-92 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Thunder. They failed to cover the 8.5-point spread as underdogs, while the total score (198) made winners of UNDER bettors. LaMarcus Aldridge poured in 22 points and chipped in with 15 rebounds in a losing cause for Portland on Friday, as the Thunder rolled to a 106-92 victory over Portland at Chesapeake Energy Arena.

Last time out for Houston, they were a 109-102 winner as they battled the Hawks on the road. The Rockets covered in the match as a 5.5-point underdog, while 211 combined points moved the game OVER for totals bettors. Atlanta was victimized by James Harden for 45 points as the Rockets defeated the Hawks 109-102 in NBA action on Friday.

Portland Trail Blazers Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 6-4
Before playing Dallas are 6-4
After playing Oklahoma City are 6-4
After a loss are 3-7

Houston Rockets Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing Denver are 2-8
After playing Atlanta are 6-4
After a win are 5-5

A few Trail Blazers at Rockets trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Portland's last 5 games when playing on the road against Houston
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Portland's last 6 games on the road
Portland is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games when playing Houston
Portland is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games when playing Houston
Houston is 10-1 SU in its last 11 games when playing at home against Portland
Houston is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
Houston is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing Portland
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Houston's last 5 games when playing at home against Portland

Next up:
Portland at Dallas, Monday, November 5
Houston home to Denver, Wednesday, November 7