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Stephen Curry's 37 lead Warriors past Blazers, to 2-0 lead

Basketball / NBA May 17, 2019

Stephen Curry's 37 lead Warriors past Blazers, to 2-0 lead

These Golden State Warriors have long been able to score in fabulous, jaw-dropping flurries. Down by eight to the Portland Trail Blazers at home with 4½ minutes to go, they needed every last burst, perfect pass, driving layup and dunk. "Our experience really paid off ...

CJ McCollum steps up to lead Blazers past Nuggets in clincher

Basketball / NBA May 13, 2019

CJ McCollum steps up to lead Blazers past Nuggets in clincher

Damian Lillard's shots kept banging off the backboard, rattling off the rim, going everywhere but through the hoop. The Portland Trail Blazers are going to the Western Conference Finals anyway because CJ McCollum had his back. McCollum scored 37 points and added a crucial chase-down block ...

Blazers outlast Nuggets in epic 4OT game

Basketball / NBA May 4, 2019

Blazers outlast Nuggets in epic 4OT game

CJ McCollum delivered 41 points as the Portland Trail Blazers edged the Denver Nuggets 140-137 in four overtimes Friday in the longest NBA playoff game in 66 years. The game featured 24 lead changes but the Blazers came out on top to take a 2-1 ...

Blazers down Nuggets to even series 1-1

Basketball / NBA May 2, 2019

Blazers down Nuggets to even series 1-1

CJ McCollum scored 20 points, picking up the slack with backcourt mate Damian Lillard struggling, and the Portland Trail Blazers turned back the Denver Nuggets 97-90 on Wednesday night to even their playoff series at 1-1. The Trail Blazers led by 15 at halftime, 17 ...

McCollum takes charge for Blazers

Basketball / NBA Dec 28, 2015

McCollum takes charge for Blazers

Overshadowed for the last two years as he played behind a pair of seasoned guards, C.J. McCollum has blossomed into a rising star for the Portland Trail Blazers. McCollum had 35 points, 11 rebounds and nine assists to lead the Blazers to a 98-94 victory ...

Blazers heap more misery on Lakers

Basketball / NBA Nov 29, 2015

Blazers heap more misery on Lakers

Damian Lillard says part of his job is recognizing when a teammate is hot. CJ McCollum certainly was against the Lakers. McCollum had 28 points to complement Lillard's 29 and the Portland Trail Blazers handed Los Angeles its fifth straight loss with a 108-96 victory ...