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Summer League: Rockets 99, Blazers 88


Posted Tuesday July 17, 2012 10:57PM

The Houston Rockets extended their win streak to three as they shut down the Portland Trail Blazers 99-88 on day five of the NBA Summer League in Las Vegas. NBA officials called the game with 42.8 seconds to play when Nolan Smith of the Blazers went down injured driving to the basket, he was carried out on a stretcher.

Terrence Jones scored a team high 24 points for Houston while Jeremy Lamb added 23 points and Donatas Motiejunas added 20. The Blazers were led by Damian Lillard and Smith who each tallied 27 points.

Smith and Lillard combined for 20 points in the opening quarter leading the Blazers to a 28-24 first quarter lead. The quarter was close the entire way neither team leading by more than four points. Portland finished the quarter on a 5-0 run and took the lead with 57 seconds to go in the quarter.

The Rockets opened the second quarter on a 12-6 run to tie the game at 36 and continued to dominate the quarter and took the 51-46 lead at the half. Lamb was the driving force behind Houston's offense scoring 13 of the team's 27 points. Smith led the Blazers with nine second quarter points.

Houston built their lead to as many as 16 in the third period and finished the quarter up eight, 78-80. Jones led the Rockets with nine points in the quarter and Luke Babbitt led the Blazers with 11.

Jones led the Rockets in the fourth quarter with six points while Lillard led the Blazers with nine points.

The Houston Rockets (3-1) will play their last game in their five-game summer schedule on Wednesday, July 18 as they take on the Chicago Bulls. The Portland Trail Blazers (1-1) will rest on Wednesday and will return to the hardwood on Thursday, July 19 as they host the Atlanta Hawks.

Blazers
Rockets
   
    • 42.1%

    • 46.6%

    • 33.3%

    • 38.5%

    • 83.3%

    • 66.7%

  • FG %
  • 3FG%
  • FT %
PORHOU
Total Rebounds3152
Offensive Rebounds823
Turnovers1514
Fast Break Pts:118
Biggest Lead:1016
Points in the Paint:4264
PORHOU
p2 players   27Jones   24
rb2 players   53 players   12
a2 players   5White   8
s3 players   2Machado   3
b2 players   13 players   1
Portland Trail Blazers (1-1)
field goalsrebounds
 posminfgm-a3pm-aftm-a+/-offdeftotastpfsttobsbapts
L. BabbittF31:445-123-100-1-1913403130013
W. BartonG30:272-120-24-4-110225021118
M. LeonardC31:364-60-00-0-251340600008
D. LillardG34:549-215-104-5-2014531270227
N. SmithG37:5610-161-36-6-1523553220027
J. Diebler 10:450-20-20-0+40221000000
E. Ibekwe 09:351-40-00-0+122240110002
M. Lewis 09:371-10-01-2+121341112103
D. Bost 03:260-20-00-0+70110000000
S. ChristophersonDNP - Coach's Decision
G. EdwardsDNP - Coach's Decision
W. MatthewsDNP - Coach's Decision
S. MuldrowDNP - Coach's Decision
L. Reed IIIDNP - Coach's Decision
E. WilliamsDNP - Coach's Decision
Totals 20032-769-2715-18 8233115159152388
 42.1%33.3%83.3% team rebs: 9total to: 15
Houston Rockets (3-1)
field goalsrebounds
 posminfgm-a3pm-aftm-a+/-offdeftotastpfsttobsbapts
T. JonesF29:4511-200-12-4+8751233000124
J. LambG-F34:038-173-64-4+1806612210023
S. MachadoG30:543-61-11-4+220116233008
D. MotiejunasF-C27:2310-160-10-0+2751202121020
R. WhiteF32:163-100-00-0+1757128406016
G. Forbes 19:513-80-13-4-132352301109
M. Harris 04:170-20-00-0-50110000000
C. Fortson 04:320-10-00-0-71010111000
Z. Dragic 16:593-81-32-2+131120500109
K. FoggDNP - Coach's Decision
J. GrantDNP - Coach's Decision
J. HarrelsonDNP - Coach's Decision
E. HolmanDNP - Coach's Decision
J. LeuerDNP - Coach's Decision
J. LucasDNP - Coach's Decision
M. MorrisDNP - Coach's Decision
C. ParsonsDNP - Coach's Decision
D. SimpsonDNP - Coach's Decision
G. SmithDNP - Coach's Decision
I. SmithDNP - Coach's Decision
Totals 20041-885-1312-18 23295220227143299
 46.6%38.5%66.7% team rebs: 8total to: 14

inactive

  • Trail Blazers: --
  • Rockets: --

technical fouls

  • Trail Blazers: --
  • Rockets: White

scoring

  • Lead Changes: 10
  • Times Tied: 6

arena stats

  • Arena: Cox Pavilion, Las Vegas, NV
  • Officials: #42 Brenda Pentoja, #60 Charles Watson, #68 Jaston Carter
  • Attendance: -
  • Duration: 1:46
broadcast information
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standings
w
l
l10
h
a
POR
--
4
1
4-1
2-0
2-1
HOU
--
4
1
4-1
2-0
2-1
 
ppg
rpg
apg
bpg
spg
POR
Lillard 26.5
Leonard 8.3
Lillard 5.3
Leonard 1.5
7 players 1.0
HOU
Lamb 20.0
Jones 8.6
Machado 5.6
Forbes 1.0
Machado 2.2

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