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San Antonio Falls 125-117 to Trail Blazers - Recap

San Antonio was victimized for 26 points and 10 assists by Damian Lillard as the Trail Blazers defeated the Spurs 125-117 in NBA action on Thursday.

Bettors who backed the Trail Blazers were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of -3.5 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 228.0.

Carmelo Anthony had 20 points for Portland and CJ McCollum chipped in with 19 points. Damian Lillard had 10 assists for the Trail Blazers, while Hassan Whiteside was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 23 boards.

San Antonio got 23 points from Trey Lyles in a losing cause and another 21 points from DeMar DeRozan. DeMar DeRozan contributed 6 assists for the Spurs, while Trey Lyles had 10 rebounds.

Portland trailed at halftime, 60-59.

The rebound battle favored Portland as they grabbed 50 boards, while San Antonio only had 39

Portland looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Jazz. The Spurs will aim to get back on the winning track at Sacramento.