7* Saturday NBA DET/POR
Detroit vs. Portland,
03/16/2013 22:00 EDT,
Score: 101 - 112
Total: -110/+200 Over
Portland & Detroit over 200
The Portland Trail Blazers host the Detroit Pistons on Saturday. Portland is coming off a 105-90 win over New York, while Detroit dropped their last outing to Golden State, 105-97.
Points have not been hard to come by in Portland’s last five games at the Rose Garden. Each contest played over the total, with the Blazers scoring an average of 108.4 points, while allowing 100.4 points per game.
Rookie Damian Lillard has been a big part of the team’s recent offensive surge. He has scored at least 20 points in each of his last eight games, averaging 24.6 points and 7.0 assists in the month of March.
LaMarcus Aldridge has been no pushover himself, chipping in an average of 20.3 points per game this month.
Aldridge has averaged 22.9 points per game against Detroit in his career, recording 32 points on 54.5 percent shooting in the first meeting between these teams this season.
This game is the last in a four-game road trip for the Pistons. They have allowed an average of 112.3 points per game in the first three games of their current trip.
The over is 4-1 in the last five meetings between these teams. Take the OVER.
Good Luck, Razor Ray
7* Play on Portland & Detroit over 200