A late run of points from LaMarcus Aldridge seals a Portland Trail Blazers win over the Denver Nuggets in the NBA.
A late push from the Portland Trail Blazers gave them victory over the Denver Nuggets in the NBA.
The home side were down by 15 points midway through the third quarter, but Wesley Matthews was able to chip away at the lead before putting Portland ahead.
LaMarcus Aldridge led the scoring, finishing with 44 points and 13 rebounds, including the team's last 15 points of the game.
Wilson Chandler and Timofey Mozgov briefly edged the visitors back in front, but Aldridge's late run ensured that the Blazers held on for the win.
The result leaves Denver on a three-game losing streak, while the Blazers end a run of two losses.
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