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Portland Trail Blazers blow lead but beat New York Knicks, 103-99
Portland Trail Blazers blow lead but beat New York Knicks, 103-99

LaMarcus Aldridge scored 24 points and the Portland Trail Blazers regrouped after blowing a 10-point lead in the fourth quarter to beat the New York Knicks, 103-99, on Sunday night for their fourth straight victory. Carmelo Anthony had 23 points with LeBron James sitting courtside, but the Knicks lost their eighth straight and 12th in their last 13. J.R. Smith scored 20 points off the bench and Amar'e Stoudemire added 16 for New York, whose 4-18 start is a franchise worst. The Trail Blazers have won five straight games over New York. Wesley Matthews had 17 points for the Trail Blazers, who led, 89-79, with 8:04 left in the fourth before New York stormed back with a 16-5 run. ...

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