Steve Dykes-USA TODAY Sports It wasn’t a pleasant game, but it was a much-needed win without Damian Lillard for Portland. It didn’t come easy, but the depleted Portland Trail Blazers managed to hold on and not lose to one of the worst teams in the league, staving off the Detroit Pistons 107-104 at the Moda Center.
Photo by Sam Forencich/NBAE via Getty Images The Trail Blazers once held the record for consecutive appearances in the postseason. Once upon a time in Rip City, the Trail Blazers’ presence in the postseason was a foregone conclusion.
David Butler II-USA TODAY Sports It’s going to be a tough game for Portland to win, but not impossible. When the Portland Trail Blazers face the Boston Celtics on Tuesday night, the matchup will contain more than meets the eye.
Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports Former Trail Blazers forward Maurice Harkless is looking to stick with the Knicks for the remainder of the season Former Trail Blazers forward Maurice Harkless is content with sticking with the Knicks following a trade at the deadline that shipped him from Los Angeles to New York.
Steve Dykes-USA TODAY Sports Carmelo Anthony and CJ McCollum scored plenty, but Portland’s defense just couldn’t keep pace. The Portland Trail Blazers faced their first game without All-Star guard Damian Lillard (groin injury) tonight, hosting Zion Williamson and the New Orleans Pelicans.
This week, Hoops Rumors takes a closer look at Northwest Division's players who will be free agents or could become free agents next offseason. Are their stock is rising or falling due to performance and other factors?
Portland Trail Blazers veteran Trevor Ariza put his body on the line chasing after a loose ball Sunday night and went flying into the stands. After a successful attempt at batting the ball back in bounds, Ariza did everything he could to avoid crashing into the fans in the front row.