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 ...

Former Trail Blazers owner Larry Weinberg dies at 92

Basketball / NBA Jan 4, 2019

Former Trail Blazers owner Larry Weinberg dies at 92

Larry Weinberg, one of the founders and original owners of the Portland Trail Blazers, has died. He was 92. His death was announced Wednesday by the American Israeli Public Affairs Committee. Weinberg was one of three partners who got the franchise started as an NBA expansion ...

Blazers spoil LeBron's L.A. debut

Basketball / NBA Oct 19, 2018

Blazers spoil LeBron's L.A. debut

LeBron James opened with two thunderous dunks and had 26 points and 12 rebounds in his first game with the Los Angeles Lakers, but the Portland Trail Blazers prevailed 128-119 Thursday night in the season opener for both teams. Damian Lillard had 28 points and ...

Kerr to miss Game 4 against Trail Blazers

Basketball / NBA Apr 24, 2017

Kerr to miss Game 4 against Trail Blazers

Ailing Golden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr says he won't be on the sidelines for Game 4 on Monday against the Portland Trail Blazers because of symptoms stemming from back surgery. Kerr stayed behind at the team hotel for Saturday night's Game 3 at Portland's ...

Love sets new scoring record in Cavs' victory

Basketball / NBA Nov 24, 2016

Love sets new scoring record in Cavs' victory

Kevin Love didn't think anything unusual was going on Wednesday night. The scoreboard told a different story. Love scored 40 points, including an NBA-record 34 in the first quarter, and the Cleveland Cavaliers beat the Portland Trail Blazers 137-125. Love fell three points shy of the ...

Splash Brothers lead way as Warriors finish off Blazers

Basketball / NBA May 12, 2016

Splash Brothers lead way as Warriors finish off Blazers

Stephen Curry raised his left arm in triumph and cradled the game ball in his right as yellow confetti fell. The Splash Brothers are taking defending champion Golden State back to the Western Conference finals for a second straight year. Klay Thompson's sweet shooting touch carried ...

Curry dazzles in OT victory

Basketball / NBA May 10, 2016

Curry dazzles in OT victory

Stephen Curry nailed a 3-pointer in overtime and gestured to the crowd, exclaiming over and over: "I'm back! I'm back!" Golden State's superstar certainly was. Curry returned from a sprained right knee to score an NBA-record 17 points in overtime, finishing with 40 as the Warriors ...

Warriors rally past Blazers in fourth

Basketball / NBA May 4, 2016

Warriors rally past Blazers in fourth

The defending champions mounted a remarkable comeback without MVP Stephen Curry. Next game, they might have him back and really get rolling. Klay Thompson scored 27 points and gave Golden State its first lead of the game on a 3-pointer with 5:33 left, and the Warriors ...

Nowitzki, Williams power Mavs to victory

Basketball / NBA Mar 21, 2016

Nowitzki, Williams power Mavs to victory

Dirk Nowitzki and Deron Williams played on Sunday as if everything was on the line. Nowitzki scored 40 points and Williams had 31 points and 16 assists, all season highs, leading the Dallas Mavericks to a 132-120 overtime win over the Portland Trail Blazers. Williams made ...

DeRozan seals victory at foul line

Basketball / NBA Mar 5, 2016

DeRozan seals victory at foul line

After watching his Raptors survive a 50-point game from Damian Lillard and hang on for a 117-115 victory over the Portland Trail Blazers, Toronto coach Dwane Casey was in disbelief. "How he isn't an All-Star in our league? Shame on us," Casey said. "That young ...