Blazers

Nurkic has Blazers hopeful for next season

April 25, 2017, 9:37 PM

PORTLAND — The Portland Trail Blazers got “Nurkic Fever” late in the season and it helped carry them into the playoffs.

Lights Out: Warriors sweep Blazers out of playoffs

April 24, 2017, 11:14 PM

Stephen Curry had 37 points before sitting out the final quarter and Golden State rolled to a 128-103 victory over the Portland Trail Blazers on Monday night to sweep their first-round NBA playoff series.

Nurkic won’t play for Portland in Game 4

April 23, 2017, 7:58 PM

PORTLAND, — Jusuf Nurkic won’t play for the Portland Trail Blazers in Game 4 of their playoff series against the Golden State Warriors on Monday night.

Guard Crabbe says he needs to do more off bench for Blazers

April 21, 2017, 11:35 PM

Game 3 is Saturday in Portland

Blazers big man Nurkic upgraded to ‘doubtful’

April 21, 2017, 11:34 PM

PORTLAND — The Portland Trail Blazers upgraded center Jusuf Nurkic to doubtful for Game 3 of their playoff series against the Golden State Warriors.

Blazers looking for answers after another lopsided loss

April 19, 2017, 11:08 PM

OAKLAND, Calif. — Stephen Curry scored 19 points on an off night, JaVale McGee sparked Golden State off the bench with 15 points, and the short-handed Warriors beat the Portland Trail Blazers 110-81 in Game 2 of their first-round playoff series Wednesday night without injured leading scorer Kevin Durant.

Blazers need to find new way to get past Warriors

April 18, 2017, 10:55 PM

OAKLAND, Calif. — Damian Lillard and CJ McCollum made brilliant playoff debuts, and it still wasn’t enough for Portland in Game 1 against Golden State.

McCollum, Lillard not enough to overcome Warriors

April 16, 2017, 3:41 PM

Kevin Durant had 32 points in his Golden State playoff debut, and the Warriors withstood a sensational day by Portland duo CJ McCollum and Damian Lillard to beat the Trail Blazers 121-109 in Game 1.

Warriors hope to start another special postseason run against Blazers

April 15, 2017, 6:41 PM

That chase for 73 wins and breaking the Chicago Bulls’ record last season generated so much scrutiny when the Golden State Warriors failed to win it all at the end.

Return of Blazers’ Nurkic still uncertain

April 14, 2017, 11:56 PM

Portland center Jusuf Nurkic’s availability for the opening game of the Trail Blazers’ playoff series against the Golden State Warriors remains uncertain.

Vonleh’s layup gives Blazers win over Spurs

April 10, 2017, 11:09 PM

Noah Vonleh made a layup at the buzzer and the Portland Trail Blazers beat the San Antonio Spurs 99-98 on Monday night despite resting starters Damian Lillard and CJ McCollum.

Blazers benefit from Westbrook’s record-setting triple-double

April 9, 2017, 5:08 PM

Russell Westbrook broke Oscar Robertson’s 56-year-old record with his 42nd triple-double of the season Sunday, then he broke the Denver Nuggets’ hearts with a buzzer-beating 3-pointer.

Lillard scores club-record 59 points

April 8, 2017, 10:24 PM

Damian Lillard scored a franchise-record 59 points and matched his career high with nine 3-pointers to help the Portland Trail Blazers beat the Utah Jazz 101-86 on Saturday night.

Crabbe, Blazers dig deep to get big win over Minnesota

April 6, 2017, 10:48 PM

PORTLAND — Allen Crabbe had 25 points, including a career-high eight 3-pointers, and the Portland Trail Blazers beat the Minnesota Timberwolves 105-98 Thursday night to snap a two-game losing streak.

Blazers get hammered at Utah, 106-87

April 4, 2017, 8:51 PM

Gordon Hayward scored 30 points and Rudy Gobert added 20 points and 11 rebounds to lead the Utah Jazz to a 106-87 victory over the Portland Trail Blazers on Tuesday night.