Found January 02, 2012 on
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The Trail Blazers fall in their first road game, and turnovers are to blame again.
BEST OF MAXIM
McMillan has given Felton the ultimate sign of trust this early season, changing the team's entire style of offense to fit the uptempo skills of Felton.
BALL(S) DON'T LIE
Caron Butler took a nasty shot to the groin during the early stages of the Portland Trail Blazers / Los Angeles Clippers game. It occurred as Gerald Wallace was attempting to save a ball from going out of bounds. As he was falling out of bounds he turned and fired a baseball pass at Butler. Unfortunately the ball hit the crown jewels.
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Jason Green weighs in with his Portland Trailblazers vs. Oklahoma City Thunder Tuesday NBA basketball Preview and a free nba prediction to boot. NBA odds favor the Thunder by 5. Jason points out the Blazers have covered the spread in 4 of their last 5 games facing the Thunder in Oklahoma City. Gerald Wallace, LaMarcus Aldridge, Kevin Durant, Russell Westbrook lock horns.
The Blazers look to hand the Thunder their second consecutive loss.
The Trailblazers outrebounded the Clippers 46-38 last night but it didn’t matter in the end. Jamal Crawford (23 points, 4 rebounds and 4 assists) and LaMarcus Aldridge (19 points, 9 rebounds, 2 assists and 1 steal) led the way for the Trailblazers last night. Nicolas Batum pitched in with 15 points, 8 rebounds, 2 assists and 1 steal in this game. Raymond Felton (12 points, 1...
Gerald Wallace looks to rebound from scoreless New Year's game, Kevin Durant wins Western Conference Player of the Week honors and the Blazers might be catching OKC at the right time.
Nate McMillan has changed Portland's style of offense to fit with Raymond Felton's skills running an uptemo game.
The short preparation time is showing in 46 turnovers in two games.
LaMarcus Aldridge had 30 points and eight rebounds to help the Portland Trail Blazers beat the Oklahoma City Thunder 103-93 on Tuesday night. Wesley Matthews added 16 points for the Blazers, who held Oklahoma City to 34 percent shooting in the second half to push ahead on an off night for All-Stars Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook.
Here's a pregame look at what people are saying before the Trail Blazers visit the Oklahoma City Thunder on Tuesday.
LaMarcus Aldridge scored a game-high 30 points and Wesley Matthews added 16, leading the Portland Trail Blazers to a 103-93 win over the Oklahoma City Thunder on Tuesday.
Jan 3, 8:00 PM | Chesapeake Energy Arena
Portland Trail Blazers vs Oklahoma City Thunder Odds
A key NBA battle sees the visiting Trail Blazers travelling to Oklahoma City Tuesday to face the Thunder on Tuesday.
The Trail Blazers will look to vanquish their hosts on Tuesday, as they are 2-2 ATS versus the spread this season, while the Thunder are 2-4 ATS...