Blazers

Nurkic rocks Nuggets as Blazers get key win

March 28, 2017, 10:30 PM

PORTLAND — Jusuf Nurkic had a career-high 33 points with 16 rebounds against his former team, CJ McCollum had 39 points and the Portland Trail Blazers beat the Denver Nuggets 122-113 on Tuesday night to take hold of the eighth seed in the Western Conference.

Blazers’ win gets them tied for last playoff spot

March 26, 2017, 9:38 PM

Damian Lillard scored 22 points and the Portland Trail Blazers beat the Los Angeles Lakers 97-81 on Sunday night to pull even with Denver in the race for the final playoff spot in the Western Conference.

Blazers roll past Timberwolves, 112-100

March 25, 2017, 10:00 PM

CJ McCollum scored 32 points and the Portland Trail Blazers continued their push for the playoffs with a 112-100 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Saturday night.

Lillard scores 30 as Blazers rout Knicks

March 23, 2017, 10:38 PM

PORTLAND — Damian Lillard scored 30 points and the Portland Trail Blazers never trailed in a 110-95 victory over the New York Knicks on Thursday night.

Bucks move up in playoff position at Blazers’ expense

March 22, 2017, 3:20 PM

PORTLAND — Khris Middleton scored 26 points, and the Milwaukee Bucks held off the Portland Trail Blazers for a 93-90 victory on Tuesday night.

Lillard’s 49 points lift Blazers over Heat, 115-104

March 19, 2017, 5:48 PM

Damian Lillard scored a season-high 49 points, 28 of them coming after halftime and the Portland Trail Blazers continued their playoff push by beating the Miami Heat 115-104 on Sunday night.

Trail Blazers start fast, top Hawks 113-97

March 18, 2017, 6:36 PM

Damian Lillard scored 27 points and the Portland Trail Blazers took control with a dominant opening quarter to beat the Atlanta Hawks 113-97 on Saturday night.

Lillard, Portland spoil return of Aldridge

March 15, 2017, 10:44 PM

SAN ANTONIO — Damian Lillard scored 36 points and the Portland Trail Blazers defeated the San Antonio Spurs 110-106 on Wednesday night, spoiling LaMarcus Aldridge’s return from a health scare.

Pelicans soar past road-weary Trail Blazers, 100-77

March 14, 2017, 10:36 PM

NEW ORLEANS — DeMarcus Cousins scored 22 points, Anthony Davis had 15 points and 15 rebounds and the New Orleans Pelicans beat the Portland Trail Blazers 100-77 on Tuesday.

Lillard, McCollum make sure Blazers don’t blow lead

March 12, 2017, 10:41 PM

PHOENIX — Damian Lillard scored 28 of his 39 points in the first half and the Portland Trail Blazers recovered to beat the Phoenix Suns 110-101 on Sunday night after nearly blowing an 18-point second-half lead.

Wizards pull off bit of magic vs. Blazers

March 11, 2017, 10:47 PM

PORTLAND — John Wall scored 39 points and the Washington Wizards edged the Portland Trail Blazers 125-124 for a controversial overtime win on Saturday night.

Nurkic leads Blazers to overtime win against 76ers

March 9, 2017, 11:17 PM

PORTLAND — Jusuf Nurkic had a career-high 28 points and 20 rebounds, and the Portland Trail Blazers beat the Philadelphia 76ers 114-108 in overtime on Thursday night.

Blazers use team approach for victory

March 7, 2017, 10:40 PM

OKLAHOMA CITY — Portland countered NBA scoring leader Russell Westbrook’s onslaught with strength in numbers.

Trail Blazers-Timberwolves game postponed by slick court

March 6, 2017, 5:21 PM

The Portland Trail Blazers-Minnesota Timberwolves game has been postponed due to a slippery court.

McCollum scores 31 in Trail Blazers’ win over Nets

March 4, 2017, 9:59 PM

CJ McCollum scored 31 points to lead the Portland Trail Blazers past the Brooklyn Nets 130-116 on Saturday night.