|Portland Defeats Oklahoma City 118-115 - Recap|
Oklahoma City was victimized by Damian Lillard for 50 points as the Trail Blazers defeated the Thunder 118-115 in NBA action on Tuesday.
The Trail Blazers won the battle on the scoreboard, but not at the payout window as they failed to cover the -4.5-point spread. OVER bettors were rewarded when the final score pointed to an OVER play.
C.J. McCollum had 17 points for Portland and Maurice Harkless chipped in with 17 points. Damian Lillard had 6 assists for the Trail Blazers, while Enes Kanter was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 13 boards.
The Thunder got a 36-point performance from Paul George, who was supported by 29 points from Russell Westbrook. Russell Westbrook had 14 assists in a losing cause for Oklahoma City, while Russell Westbrook grabbed 11 rebounds.
The Trail Blazers hit the break winning 61-60 before taking care of business in the second half.
Portland won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 45-39.