Lillard Leads Blazers To Comeback Win Over Hornets
The Blazers defeated the Hornets by a final score of 85-82 in Summer League play on Sunday. New Orleans held a 46-29 lead in halftime, but Portland won the third quarter by a margin of 31-13.
Damian Lillard scored 25 points to go with four rebounds and four assists. Luke Babbitt had 19 points and 10 rebounds, while Meyers Leonard had 14 points, 11 rebounds and three blocks.
Denzel Bowles had 18 points and 12 rebounds in just 19 minutes of play for the Hornets. Austin Rivers had 14 points on 3-for-13 shooting from the floor. Lance Thomas had 12 points 11 rebounds.