Trail Blazers vs Warriors Wednesday, 04/17/13 AT 07:00PM

Trail Blazers 117, Nuggets 97: Postgame Notes

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    • Nicolas Batum scored a career-high 33 points and set a franchise record with nine 3-pointers in the game. The previous record for 3-pointers in a single game was eight, shared by Damon Stoudamire 1/14/05 at N.O. and Nick Van Exel 1/10/05 at Phil.

    • Batum’s nine 3-pointers set a new season-high for threes made in a single game in the NBA this season.

    • Batum’s 33 points were the most by a Trail Blazer off the bench since Travis Outlaw scored 33 on Jan. 12, 2009 at Chicago.

    • LaMarcus Aldridge and Gerald Wallace both reached double-figure scoring in the first quarter, Aldridge has reached double-figures in the first quarter in each of the last three games.

    • Portland’s nine 3-pointers were two shy of the franchise record for threes in a half (11, at Phoenix 3/5/97).

    • LaMarcus Aldridge has recorded at least 20 points in five consecutive games.

    • Marcus Camby eclipsed the 20-rebound mark for the third time this season.

    • The Trail Blazers set new season highs for 3-pointers made (15) 3-point attempts (34), field goals (46) and points (117).

    • The 15 3-pointers made by the Trail Blazers tonight were one shy of the franchise record (16, done twice).

    • The Trail Blazers have now won each of their last three home games by at least 20 points and are averaging a 34.0 point margin of victory during that span.

    • In the first meeting this season between the teams Portland committed a season-high 25 turnovers against Denver’s seven, tonight they committed 14 turnovers against Denver’s 17.

    • For the first time this season Gerald Wallace did not eclipse the 50% shooting mark at home, Wallace finished with 17 points on 8-of-17 shooting from the field.

    • The Trail Blazers put up 30 points or more in the first quarter for the third game in a row.

    • Tonight marks the 171st consecutive sellout at the Rose Garden (including regular season and playoffs), dating back to Dec. 21, 2007.

    • Raymond Felton left the game in the third quarter with an injury to his left foot, X-Rays on his foot came up negative.

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