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NBA Game Summary - Detroit at Portland



(Monday, November 11th)

Final Score: Portland 109, Detroit 103

Portland, OR (SportsNetwork.com) - Damian Lillard scored 25 points while LaMarcus Aldridge and Robin Lopez each posted double-doubles in the Portland Trail Blazers' 109-103 win over the Detroit Pistons.

Aldridge logged 18 points and 12 rebounds and Lopez added 17 and 10 for the Blazers, who shot 51 percent from the field en route to their third straight win. Mo Williams came off the bench and donated 17 points to the winning cause.

"They have a whole new team, so they're not the Spurs or Miami, so it was a mental game for us, but I thought guys came and played hard and played the game right," Aldridge said.

Brandon Jennings fueled a late comeback and led all scorers with 28 points, but it wasn't enough as Detroit dropped its third in a row. Andre Drummond chipped in 16 points and 16 rebounds and Greg Monroe netted 19 with eight boards in defeat.

Jennings scored seven points on a 9-0 run that cut a 13-point Pistons deficit to 107-103 coming down the stretch. Detroit had possession in the final minute, but Monroe missed the rim on a contested runner and was whistled for a shot clock violation with 42.6 seconds remaining.

After a Lillard turnover gave the ball back to Detroit, Jennings' runner was altered by Aldridge and rimmed out, and Portland sealed the outcome at the foul line.

"It is a tough loss," Jennings said. "We had some good shots, we came back but we didn't execute well at the end. We had them down to four. But it's still early in the season and I just look to play better every game as a whole team. We have another one tomorrow and I am focusing on that."

Williams was a perfect 7-for-7 from the field in the first half and paced the Blazers with 15 points. Lillard, coming off a putrid 1-for-15 shooting effort in Saturday's win over the Kings, added 14 and Portland went into the break in front by a 58-55 margin.

Williams finally missed a shot in the third, but the Blazers never relinquished the lead.

Drummond threw down an alley-oop dunk on the first possession of the fourth quarter to pull the Pistons within 83-80, but 3-pointers by Dorell Wright and Lillard on consecutive possessions quieted the comeback.

Nicolas Batum and Lopez worked a perfect pick-and-roll later on as Lopez took Batum's feed in the lane and soared over Rodney Stuckey for a tomahawk slam while being fouled. The free throw extended Portland's lead to 105-92 with 4:29 on the clock, and the Blazers survived a late collapse.

Game Notes

Lillard made five of Portland's 11 3-pointers ... The Pistons shot just 3- of-14 from behind the arc ... Detroit has lost six straight trips to Portland ... Aldridge had scored 20-plus points in the first six games of the season ... Jennings eclipsed the 5,000-point, 1,000-rebound plateaus for his career ... Batum finished with 12 points and eight assists.

11/12 02:53:06 ET

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Atlantic W L PCT GB Home Away Conf Streak
y-Toronto 48 34 .585 --- 26-15 22-19 32-20 L 1
x-Brooklyn 44 38 .537 4 28-13 16-25 26-26 L 2
New York 37 45 .451 11 19-22 18-23 26-26 W 4
Boston 25 57 .305 23 16-25 9-32 21-31 L 2
Philadelphia 19 63 .232 29 10-31 9-32 14-38 W 2
 
Central W L PCT GB Home Away Conf Streak
y-Indiana 56 26 .683 --- 35-6 21-20 38-14 W 2
x-Chicago 48 34 .585 8 27-14 21-20 35-17 L 1
Cleveland 33 49 .402 23 19-22 14-27 21-31 W 1
Detroit 29 53 .354 27 17-24 12-29 23-29 L 4
Milwaukee 15 67 .183 41 10-31 5-36 12-40 L 3
 
Southeast W L PCT GB Home Away Conf Streak
y-Miami 54 28 .659 --- 32-9 22-19 34-18 L 3
x-Washington 44 38 .537 10 22-19 22-19 33-19 W 4
x-Charlotte 43 39 .524 11 25-16 18-23 30-22 W 3
x-Atlanta 38 44 .463 16 24-17 14-27 28-24 W 1
Orlando 23 59 .280 31 19-22 4-37 17-35 L 4
 
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y= clinched division title
2013 - 2014 Western Conference Standings
 
Northwest W L PCT GB Home Away Conf Streak
y-Oklahoma City 59 23 .720 --- 34-7 25-16 36-16 W 1
x-Portland 54 28 .659 5 31-10 23-18 31-21 W 5
Minnesota 40 42 .488 19 24-17 16-25 23-29 L 3
Denver 36 46 .439 23 22-19 14-27 20-32 L 2
Utah 25 57 .305 34 16-25 9-32 13-39 W 1
 
Pacific W L PCT GB Home Away Conf Streak
y-LA Clippers 57 25 .695 --- 34-7 23-18 36-16 L 1
x-Golden State 51 31 .622 6 27-14 24-17 31-21 W 2
Phoenix 48 34 .585 9 26-15 22-19 28-24 W 1
Sacramento 28 54 .341 29 17-24 11-30 15-37 L 1
LA Lakers 27 55 .329 30 14-27 13-28 15-37 W 2
 
Southwest W L PCT GB Home Away Conf Streak
y-San Antonio 62 20 .756 --- 32-9 30-11 38-14 L 2
x-Houston 54 28 .659 8 33-8 21-20 31-21 L 1
x-Memphis 50 32 .610 12 27-14 23-18 29-23 W 5
x-Dallas 49 33 .598 13 26-15 23-18 29-23 L 1
New Orleans 34 48 .415 28 22-19 12-29 15-37 W 2
 
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