Blazers get back on track, beat Spurs to spoil LaMarcus Aldridge's return from health scare
Portland's Damian Lillard drives around San Antonio's Danny Green. AP

THE Portland Trail Blazers bounced back from a huge loss with a stunning 110-106 victory over the Spurs on Wednesday in San Antonio (Thursday, Manila time).

Damian Lillard scored 36 points on 12 of 22 shooting for the Blazers, who were coming off a 23-point loss to a DeMarcus Cousins-led New Orleans Pelicans.

The Blazers notched their 30th win in 67 outings.

CJ McCollum came up with 26 points, while Jusuf Nurkic had 16 points and was a rebound short of a double-double.

The Spurs saw their win streak end at two, even with the return of LaMarcus Aldridge after two games out.

Aldridge was cleared after skipping games due to a minor heart arrhythmia and played 32 minutes, going 9 for 24 and finishing with 19 points.

Kawhi Leonard came up with 34 points on 12 of 21 shooting, while Patty Mills added 13 points for San Antonio.

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