banner

NBA

more stats

NBA Game Summary - Atlanta at Portland



(Wednesday, March 5th)

Final Score: Portland 102, Atlanta 78

Portland, OR (SportsNetwork.com) - Nicolas Batum scored 14 points and pulled down a career-high 18 rebounds as the Portland Trail Blazers defeated the Atlanta Hawks, 102-78, on Wednesday.

Mo Williams paced the Blazers with 15 points, while Damian Lillard and Robin Lopez each tallied 12 points in the win, Portland's sixth in its last seven contests.

LaMarcus Aldridge and Wesley Matthews contributed 10 points apiece for the Blazers.

Cartier Martin led Atlanta with 16 points off the bench, while Pero Antic and Jeff Teague each chipped in with 10 points.

Atlanta has now lost four straight and 12 of its last 13 overall.

Kyle Korver's NBA-record streak of 127 straight games with a 3-pointer was halted in the loss, as the long-range sniper was 0-for-5 from beyond the arc and finished with five points. He did not play in the fourth quarter.

Korver was fouled shooting a 3 just past the midway point of the first and nailed all three attempts to tie the game at 13-13.

Portland ended the stanza on a 16-6 run and brought a 29-19 lead into the second.

Mike Scott scored four straight points as part of a 6-0 sprint to cut the deficit to 29-25 early in the second. The Trail Blazers proceeded to go on a 13-3 run that Matthews capped with a trey.

Portland then ended the final 2:23 of the second on a 12-5 run to take a 56-38 lead at the break.

The Blazers led by 24 after three quarters and were in front by as many as 29 in the final stanza.

Game Notes

Portland improved to 3-7 in the series with Atlanta dating back to March 2009 ... The Blazers shot 35-of-79 from the field and held the Hawks to 29-for-88 shooting ... Portland shot 19-for-21 from the free throw line and outrebounded its opponent 53-37.

03/06 01:53:14 ET

Other Stories

  • PGA: Crowne Plaza Invitational at Colonial

    Tomorrow at 3:00 pm on WRAL-TV

  • NASL: RailHawks at Ft. Lauderdale

    Tomorrow at 7:30 pm on WRAL-2

  • PGA: Crowne Plaza Invitational at Colonial

    Sunday at 3:00 pm on WRAL-TV

  • NASCAR: Coca-Cola 600

    Sunday at 6:00 pm on WRAL-TV

  • ACC: UNC vs. Clemson

    Today at 3:00 pm on Buzz Sports Radio

  • ACC: NC State vs. Miami

    Tonight at 7:00 on 99.9 The Fan

  • MiLB: Durham Bulls at Scranton Wilkes-Barre Railriders

    Tomorrow at 6:50 pm on Buzz Sports Radio

  • ACC: NC State vs. Virginia

    Tomorrow at 7:00 pm on 99.9 The Fan

Scoreboard
Local
Final
DUR 3
SWB 4
 
7:05pm Tonight
DUR
SWB
 
Final
ARI 7
MIA 6
Final
SEA 4
BAL 5
Final
HOU 5
DET 6
Final
STL 0
NYM 5
Final
PHI 3
COL 7
Final
LOS 0
SFG 4
Final
ANA 4
TOR 8
Final
MIL 1
ATL 10
Final
OAK 0
TAM 3
Final
TEX 3
BOS 1
Final
CLE 5
CWS 2
Final
CHC 3
SDP 0
7:05pm Tonight
NYM
PIT
 
7:05pm Tonight
PHI
WAS
 
7:05pm Tonight
TEX
NYY
 
7:07pm Tonight
SEA
TOR
 
7:08pm Tonight
HOU
DET
 
7:10pm Tonight
BAL
MIA
 
7:10pm Tonight
CIN
CLE
 
7:10pm Tonight
ANA
BOS
 
7:10pm Tonight
OAK
TAM
 
7:35pm Tonight
MIL
ATL
 
8:10pm Tonight
MIN
CWS
 
8:10pm Tonight
SFG
COL
 
8:10pm Tonight
STL
KAN
 
9:40pm Tonight
CHC
ARI
 
10:10pm Tonight
SDP
LOS
 
Final
HOU 98
GSW 99
8:30pm Tonight
CLE
ATL
 
Final
ANA 2
CHI 1
8:00pm Tonight
NYR
TAM
 
Final
DUR 3
SWB 4
 
7:05pm Tonight
DUR
SWB