Lillard in midseason form in Blazers’ preseason win




Damian Lillard scored 35 points, CJ McCollum added 20 and Portland rang up 70 points in the first half in a 134-106 win over the Los Angeles Clippers at Staples Center on Sunday.

Blake Griffin and Serbian star Milos Teodosic each scored 15 for the Clippers.

Lillard was 13 for 13 from the free throw line. He and McCollum each made four 3-pointers.

Maurice Harkless was 6 for 6 off the bench and scored 16 points. Jusuf Nurkic finished with 13 points and nine rebounds.

Portland scored 43 points in the second quarter.