SACRAMENTO, Nov. 10 (UPI) -- LaMarcus Aldridge
and Wesley Matthews
combined for 43 points Saturday and Portland bested Sacramento 96-85 for a fourth win in five games.
Aldridge scored 22 points to go with 14 rebounds and Matthews added 21 points for the Trail Blazers.
Robin Lopez and Nicolas Batum each had 12 points, helping to overcome an off-night from reigning NBA Rookie of the Year Damian Lillard, who was held to just four points.
The Kings fell for the fifth straight time despite 33 points and 12 rebounds from DeMarcus Cousins.
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