May 2, 2016, 11:01 PM
OAKLAND, Calif. — The Portland Trail Blazers know they can ill afford another sluggish start against the defending champion Golden State Warriors in Game 2 of the Western Conference semifinals on Tuesday night.
May 1, 2016, 3:40 PM
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Klay Thompson scored 37 points in another brilliant performance as fellow "Splash Brother" Stephen Curry watched injured, and the Golden State Warriors again dominated without their MVP to beat the Portland Trail Blazers 118-106 Sunday in the opener of the Western Conference semifinals.
April 30, 2016, 11:12 PM
PORTLAND — Having conquered Los Angeles, the Portland Trail Blazers keep on California dreaming Sunday in Oakland.
April 30, 2016, 11:10 PM
The Blazers-Warriors series features lots of interesting positional battles. Of course, the most intriguing one between Damian Lillard and Stephen Curry will have to wait for a little while.
April 30, 2016, 11:08 PM
The Golden State Warriors, even though they are without Stephen Curry for most likely the first three games, are still the heavy favorites to defeat the Portland Trail Blazers in the best-of-seven series.
April 29, 2016, 11:26 PM
PORTLAND — Don’t listen to what the free T-shirts said. There was plenty of doubt.
April 28, 2016, 7:19 PM
After a whirlwind of circumstance, the Portland Trail Blazers played their new role as the strong favorites in their best-of-seven series as if they had prepared for it their whole lives.
April 27, 2016, 10:26 PM
LOS ANGELES — CJ McCollum scored 27 points, Damian Lillard added 16 of his 22 in the fourth quarter when Portland pulled away, and the Trail Blazers capitalized on the absence of injured Chris Paul and Blake Griffin to beat the Los Angeles Clippers 108-98 on Wednesday night in Game 5 their first-round series.
April 26, 2016, 3:32 PM
The Portland Trail Blazers are in uncharted territory and mapping their way through it probably can't get started until tip-off Wednesday.
April 25, 2016, 10:53 PM
Paul, Griffin leave with injuries as Portland evens series with victory over L.A. Clippers
April 24, 2016, 6:44 PM
The Blazers were already expecting the more experienced Clippers to give them their best shot after a bad Game 3.
April 23, 2016, 10:51 PM
The Portland Trail Blazers made it a series Saturday night with a 96-88 victory over the Los Angeles Clippers, led by dynamic duo performance from Damian Lillard (32 points) and CJ McCollum (27 points).
April 22, 2016, 3:17 PM
Portland guard CJ McCollum won the NBA's Most Improved Player award in his first season as a starter for the Trail Blazers, dramatically improving his scoring average by more than 14 points over last season.
April 21, 2016, 6:55 PM
After falling behind 0-2 in their best-of-seven series against the Los Angeles Clippers, the Trail Blazers took Thursday to get themselves right.
April 20, 2016, 11:12 PM
The Portland Trail Blazers now face a 2-0 deficit heading back to home for Game 3 after another dominating performance Wednesday by the Los Angeles Clippers, 102-81.