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IN PHOTOS: Aldridge makes history, and Blazers beat Rockets

The Trail Blazers' 111-104 victory Thursday night against the Houston Rockets included the first 30-point, 25-rebound game in franchise history.

LaMarcus Aldridge continued his torrid play as Portland improved to 19-4 -- the best record in the NBA Western Conference.

Aldridge finished with 31 points and a career-high 25 rebounds.

Portland is 10-2 at Moda Center.

Photos by Jonathan House/Portland Tribune

  • LaMarcus Aldridge (left) celebrates the Portland win against Houston with Mo Williams (25).

  • LaMarcus Aldridge (right) battles Houston center Dwight Howard

  • Blazers center Robin Lopez slams home two points.

  • Nicolas Batum goes for an inside shot.

  • Wesley Matthews fades away for a jumper.

  • Damian Lillard tries to drive on Houston's James Harden.

  • Robin Lopez goes for a rebound over Houston's Dwight Howard.

  • Dwight Howard had 32 points and 17 rebounds for the Rockets.

  • Terrence Jones, Houston's starting power forward and a former Jefferson High star, floats a shot over LaMarcus Aldridge

  • Houston's James Harden tries to go over Portland's Wesley Matthews for the ball.

  • Dwight Howard blocks a shot by Portland's Mo Williams.

  • Terrence Jones corrals a rebound for Houston.

  • Damian Lillard looks for a lane.

  • A sign at Moda Center endorses LaMarcus Aldridge for NBA MVP.