LaMarcus Aldridge scored 27 points and grabbed 13 rebounds and the Portland Trail Blazers defeated the Rockets in Houston. This was the Blazers second victory against the Rockets in four days. Portland bench played quality minutes in the fourth quarter and they contributed equally well. Patty Mills gave the Blazers their first lead of the fourth quarter with a three-pointer about 5 minutes remaining. Mills scored 14 points and Dante Cunningham added 10 points off in the victory.