Blazers edge past Knicks in tough 94-90 game

By Alejandro Freixes, CCNN Head Writer

The 35-14 Portland Trail Blazers took down the 19-30 New York Knicks on Wednesday, with a narrow 94-90 win. Thanks to five players hitting the double digits in scoring, the Blazers managed a balanced effort despite giving up too many to the Knicks. Nicolas Batum led the Blazers with 20 points and 10 rebounds, followed by Wesley Matthews who landed 18 and LaMarcus Aldridge who scored a double-double with 15 points, 12 rebounds, and five assists. Carmelo Anthony led the charge for the Knicks, scoring 26 points and making eight rebounds.

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