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NBA: Portland 113, Memphis 91

April 16, 2008 at 2:52 AM   |   Comments

PORTLAND, Ore., April 16 (UPI) -- Portland, with James Jones' 20 points leading seven players in double figures, sailed past Memphis 113-91 Tuesday.

Brandon Roy added 16 points and 11 assists as the Trail Blazers won its second straight heading into their regular-season finale Wednesday at Phoenix. Jarrett Jack added 18 points, Channing Frye 16, Steve Blake 12, LaMarcus Aldridge 11 points and Travis Outlaw 10 in the victory.

Memphis was led by Hakim Warrick's 17 points. Rudy Gay and Andre Brown both added 16 points in the loss.

The Grizzlies led 27-24 after the first quarter, but the Blazers went on a 10-3 run late in the second quarter for a 55-48 halftime advantage. Portland then out-scored Memphis 28-21 in the third quarter and coasted to the win from there.

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