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Al-Farouq Aminu powers Trailblazers to NBA record after beating LeBron James’ Cavs

Al Farouq Aminu was useful on both end of the court as he helped Portland Trailblazers to their NBA-best 11th straight game win and fifth straight win against the Cavaliers at the Moda Center.

The D’Tigers forward Al Farouq Aminu dropped a double digi number as Portland Trailblazers beat LeBron James Cleveland Cavaliers 113-105 at the Moda Center on Thursday.

Al Farouq Aminu stuffed the stat sheet with 11 points, 9 rebounds, 3 assists, and a crucial block in 37 minutes he spent n the court. His 11 points was from 4-of-8 shootings from the field. He knocked dpwn 50% of his attempted shots from three points range shooting 3-of-6.

Of his three successful threes, one was at the end of he first quarter to tie the score at 29-29 before the buzzer.

His last successful three was made to help restore Blazers 6 points lead with 2 minutes left on the clock in the 4th quarter.

Al Farouq Aminu helped Portland Trailblazers kept possession and also in rebounds as shown in his contribution in that aspect.

Up next for Al-Farouq Aminu and co is a clash against Detroit Piston at Moda Center on Saturday.


Ajike is one of Nigeria's top Sportscasters with over 15 years of experience in writing and talking Sports.

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