Fact: Portland Trail Blazers point guard Damian Lillard has scored 165 points in the fourth quarter this season, more than any other player. Bleacher Report will be bringing sports fans the most interesting and engaging Cold Hard Fact of the day, presented by Coors Light. Source: ESPN Stats & Info Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com
Lillard's fantastic performance against the Spurs is just the latest proof that he's an underrated star who could still get better. The Trail Blazers beat the Spurs in triple overtime on Friday. It was a fantastic game that had it all,...Show More Summary
Lillard scored 43 points as Portland handed San Antonio their second triple-overtime loss of the week, plus three other things we learned Friday night. The Portland Trail Blazers were trailing the San Antonio Spurs at the end of regulation. Show More Summary
Damian Lillard scored a career-high 43 points to lead the Portland Trail Blazers to a 129-119 road victory over the San Antonio Spurs in triple overtime Friday night. The reigning champs—who also lost a triple OT contest against theShow More Summary
After a 10-point fourth quarter that was impressive in its own right, Damian Lillard scored 16 of his career-high 43 points in three overtime periods on Friday night, leading his Portland Trail Blazers to a 129-119 victory against the...Show More Summary
The Trail Blazers know firsthand how cold and methodical the veteran San Antonio Spurs can be when they have a team in trouble.
Portland Trail Blazers point guard Damian Lillard thrives in the clutch, and with the Blazers and San Antonio Spurs battling in double overtime, he literally rose to the occasion. Lillard blew past Kyle Anderson and double-clutched for a huge dunk. Show More Summary
The Portland Trail Blazers will look to win their fourth straight game when they travel to the AT&T Center to take on the San Antonio Spurs Friday night. The Spurs, who have been resting players periodically and have been dealing with nagging injuries, will be short-handed once again against the Blazers. Show More Summary
Nicolas Batum won't be suiting up for the Portland Trail Blazers when they take on the San Antonio Spurs on Friday night. The team announced that the 26-year-old small forward is sporting injuries to both his wrist and knee: Batum has struggled out of the gate this year. Show More Summary
Highlights and results from Friday's NBA action. The first half was marvelous. It was two Western Conference powers battling back and forth, the Warriors sitting atop the division and the Thunder surging back into the playoff picture after finally getting their stars back from injury. Show More Summary
The Portland Trail Blazers currently hold a 20-6 record and have played well on both ends of the floor, tied with the Memphis Grizzlies for No. 5 in points-per-game differential. But as the ruling against the trading of newly signedShow More Summary
The hits just keep coming for the Milwaukee Bucks. Center Larry Sanders pushed Portland Trail Blazers wing Nicolas Batum from behind in Wednesday's 104-97 loss, and it was upgraded to a flagrant-2 foul call. That will cost the Bucks big man a one-game suspension, keeping him out for the second game of a back-to-back against Sacramento on Thursday. Show More Summary
Milwaukee Bucks center Larry Sanders has been suspended one game without pay for pushing Portland Trail Blazers forward Nicolas Batum in the back as he elevated toward the basket, it was announced today by Rod Thorn, President, Basketball Operations.
Think about how you feel when someone sits down right next to you on an empty bus. That's pretty much how Portland Trail Blazers guard Wesley Matthews felt at this moment. Late in Wednesday night's game against the Milwaukee Bucks, Matthews sat in front of the scorer's table as he waited to check back in. Show More Summary
The Portland Trail Blazers looked to keep their recent roll going on Wednesday against the Milwaukee Bucks. The Blazers had won two straight, but they faced a tough test from the young Bucks, who were riding their own two-game win streak. Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com
Milwaukee Bucks forward Giannis Antetokounmpo left Wednesday night's game against the Portland Trail Blazers with a sprained left ankle. Charles F. Gardner of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel had the report: Antetokounmpo went down after...Show More Summary
Milwaukee Bucks forward Giannis Antetokounmpo headed to the locker room in the second quarter after an ugly fall against the Portland Trail Blazers on Wednesday night. Here's a look at the injury: The Bucks lost rookie forward Jabari Parker on Monday night to a season-ending ACL tear. We'll keep you updated as this story develops.
The Cleveland Cavaliers are reportedly in the market for a tough wing defender, that can also nail open shots. Someone like Wesley Matthews, for example. No dice, the Portland Trail […] The post Report: Blazers Turned Down the Cavs on Wesley Matthews Trade Talks appeared first on SLAMonline.
Portland Trail Blazers center Robin Lopez provided his own medical update Tuesday afternoon, announcing that he’ll be sidelined for the next 6-7 weeks with a fractured right hand. Initial reports […] The post Robin Lopez Says He’ll Miss 6-7 Weeks Due to Broken Hand appeared first on SLAMonline.
Following a 101-82 Nov. 4 loss to the Portland Trail Blazers, a report surfaced saying Cleveland Cavaliers LeBron James and Kyrie Irving had a verbal exchange in the locker room. This was certainly a scare for Cavs fans, who feared the...Show More Summary