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Blazers come up short in chance to clinch in Houston

Blazers come up short in chance to clinch in Houston

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The Portland Trail Blazers dropped Game 5 of their playoff series in Houston Wednesday night falling to the Rockets 108-98.  Portland still leads the series 3-games-to-2.

Dwight Howard led the Rockets with 22 points and 14 rebounds in the win.  Jeremy Lin added 21.

Wesley Matthews had a game-high 27 in the loss for the Blazers.

Portland has another chance to clinch hosting Game 6 Friday night.

(KPUG Newsroom)

 

 

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