Tag: Portland Trail Blazers
The Warriors will battle for the title starting on May 30 against either the Milwaukee Bucks or Toronto Raptors.
No team has come back from an 0-3 deficit to win an NBA Playoff series.
Stephen Curry is the Golden State Warriors champ as he helps the team win over Portland Trail Blazers.
The winner-take-all contest will be Sunday in Toronto with the victor advancing to face the top-seeded Milwaukee Bucks.
Kanter's observance of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan also precludes him from taking medication for his injured shoulder during the hours he fasts.
Jamal Murray sinks six free throws down the stretch to help the Nuggets to victory.
CJ McCollum's 41 points delivery as the Portland Trail Blazers edged Denver Nuggets 140-137 in four overtimes is the longest NBA playoff game in 66 years.
The Denver Nuggets put up a rally in the second half but the Trail Blazers were able to hold them off.
Damian Lillard put up a massive 50-point game to help the Trail Blazers towards victory.
Jusuf Nurkic contributed 18 points and 11 rebounds for the Trail Blazers, who have beaten Indiana in nine of the teams' past 10 meetings.
Westbrook and Wilt Chamberlain were the only players in NBA history with nine consecutive triple-doubles.
Portland jumped in front 51-48 midway through the second quarter, then increased the difference to 67-54 late in the quarter.
Lillard collected 36 points, 11 assists and eight rebounds, and McCollum scored 30 points for the Trail Blazers.
Kevin Durant, completing a night on which he had a triple-double, misfired on a 12-footer at the final horn.
Rudy Gobert collected 18 points, 14 rebounds and seven blocked shots for the Jazz.
Lillard has scored at least 20 points in seven of his past eight games against the Clippers.
Marc Gasol contributed 9 points, 7 rebounds, 6 blocked shots and 5 assists for the Memphis Grizzlies, who had lost 6 of their previous 9 games, including the previous 2.
Anthony Davis' 48 points and 17 rebounds led the New Orleans Pelicans to victory over the New York Knicks, while the Minnesota Timberwolves registered an impressive win against the Portland Trail Blazers.