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Lillard, Blazers top spiraling Nuggets

Denver, CO (SportsNetwork.com) - Damian Lillard flirted with a triple-double, posting a game-high 31 points to go with seven rebounds and nine assists as the Portland Trail Blazers held off the Denver Nuggets for a 100-95 win at Pepsi Center.

Nicolas Batum added 16 points, Mo Williams had 14 and Robin Lopez scored 12 points to go with 10 rebounds and seven blocks for the Trail Blazers, winners in three straight.

J.J. Hickson scored 16 points and pulled down 25 rebounds -- 15 offensive -- and Randy Foye scored 17 for the Nuggets, losers in three straight and eight of their last nine overall.

02/25 23:36:45 ET