The Blazers need to bounce back after two lopsided losses before it's too late. The Trail Blazers looked hapless in Memphis for their first two games against the Grizzlies. They've been severely outplayed on both ends and have trailed by 17 points in the fourth quarter of one game and 26 points in the other. Show More Summary
Down 0-3 already, the New Orleans Pelicans, Dallas Mavericks, Boston Celtics, Toronto Raptors and Milwaukee Bucks are on life support. The Portland Trail Blazers and Brooklyn Nets have fallen 0-2 in their respective battles and could...Show More Summary
At one point, LaMarcus Aldridge signing a summer extension with the Portland Trail Blazers seemed to be as guaranteed as the result when a certain 6'11" power forward turned, rose and fired a 13-foot jumper from the left side of the Moda Center's court. Show More Summary
Saturday marks the end of the first week of the NBA playoffs, and there are four matchups set to take place. The Brooklyn Nets will look to notch a win against the Atlanta Hawks, and the Portland Trail Blazers will fight back against the Memphis Grizzlies in Game 3. Show More Summary
Portland guard Arron Afflalo is expected to play Saturday when the Trail Blazers host the Memphis Grizzlies in Game 3 of their playoff series.
When Damian Lillard isn't running the Portland Trail Blazers' offense, the All-Star point guard is pursuing a second career in music.
The Portland Trail Blazers desperately need to show a playoff pulse. It's not about saving this season; this hasn't been a campaign worth preserving since Wesley Matthews tore his Achilles in early March. This is about protecting the...Show More Summary
Relying on their stifling defense, the Memphis Grizzlies took a commanding 2-0 series lead Wednesday night against the Portland Trail Blzers. The 97-82 Grizz victory looked a lot their Game The post Grizzlies Snuff Out the Blazers in Game 2 (VIDEO) appeared first on SLAMonline.
Mike Conley and Courtney Lee each scored 18 points, and the Memphis Grizzlies grabbed their first 2-0 lead in a playoff series.
The Memphis Grizzlies trounced the visiting Portland Trail Blazers in Game 2 of their best-of-seven first-round series Wednesday, 97-82, behind 15 points, seven rebounds, five assists and three blocks from Marc Gasol. The Grizzlies now lead the series 2-0 as the scene shifts to Portland on Saturday night for Game 3. Show More Summary
For the second game in a row, Grit 'N' Grind reigned supreme, as the Memphis Grizzlies beat the Portland Trail Blazers, 97-82, on Wednesday at the FedEx Forum. The Grizzlies were led offensively by Mike Conley, who scored 18 points on...Show More Summary
Early in the fourth quarter of Game 2, the Portland Trail Blazers' Meyers Leonard made a great move to get behind the Memphis Grizzlies defense and complete an alley-oop from Nicolas Batum. Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com
Mike Conley and Courtney Lee each scored 18 points, and the Memphis Grizzlies beat the Portland Trail Blazers 97-82 Wednesday night to grab the franchise's first 2-0 lead in a playoff series.
The Grizzlies' "grindhouse" defense showed up again, and the Trail Blazers had no answers. The Portland Trail Blazers jumped out to a hot start immediately, going up 10-2 in the opening couple of minutes with hot shooting that was nowhere to be found in their Game 1 loss. Show More Summary
After a thorough 100-86 romping of the Portland Trail Blazers in Game 1, the Memphis Grizzlies are looking to seize a commanding 2-0 series lead on Wednesday night. And if Sunday's win is any indication of what's to come, they'll do just that. Everything the Grizzlies did seemed to rattle the Blazers. Show More Summary
Portland Trail Blazers center Chris Kaman will not play Wednesday in Game 2 of his team’s playoff series against the Memphis Grizzlies. Continue for updates. Kaman Out for Game 2 Against Memphis Wednesday, April 22 Digital Reporter for the Portland Trail Blazers Casey Holdahl noted Wednesday that Kaman will not play because of a left ankle injury. Show More Summary
The NBA playoffs are nearly two games into Round 1. The only Game 2 matchups that remain are the No. 6 Spurs vs. the No. 3 Clippers, No. 1 Atlanta Hawks vs. No. 8 Brooklyn Nets and the No. 4 Trail Blazers vs. the No. 5 Grizzlies, who...Show More Summary
Portland guard Arron Afflalo will miss his fifth straight game with a strained right shoulder, and the Trail Blazers also will be without center Chris Kaman on Wednesday night in Game 2 against the Memphis Grizzlies.
The NBA playoffs roll on Wednesday night with a trio of Game 2s: Brooklyn Nets vs. Atlanta Hawks, Portland Trail Blazers vs. Memphis Grizzlies and San Antonio Spurs vs. Los Angeles Clippers. With the home team winning Game 1 in each series, Game 2 is pivotal for the visitors. Show More Summary
Day 5 of the NBA playoffs will bring a trio of matchups that surprisingly deviated from expectations in Game 1. Whereas the 50-plus win San Antonio Spurs and Portland Trail Blazers were haplessly blown out on the road, the Brooklyn Nets,...Show More Summary