Found December 30, 2011 on Blazers Locker:
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The Blazers shot 51.9% from the floor and they outrebounded them 50-30, which explains the ease of victory in this game. Wesley Matthews (25 points, 5 rebounds, 2 assists and 1 steal), Raymond Felton (23 points, 5 rebounds and 6 assists) and Jamal Crawford (22 points, 5 rebounds, 2 assists and 1 steal) led the way for the Trailblazers in this game. Gerald Wallace (13 points, 6 rebounds, 1 assist and 1 blocked shot) and LaMarcus Aldridge (13 points, 6 rebounds and 1 blocked shot) also pitched in for the Blazers last night. The Trailblazers are now 3-0 on the year.
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