Portland Trail Blazers

Lillard leads Trail Blazers to 117-107 win over Rockets

Lillard leads Trail Blazers to 117-107 win over Rockets

Damian Lillard scored 25 points and CJ McCollum added 24 as the Portland Trail Blazers withstood a late surge from the Houston Rockets to get a 117-107 win

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1 day ago, FOX Sports, Houston Rockets, Portland Trail Blazers

Damian Lillard, Trail Blazers Beat Rockets in Carmelo Anthony's Houston Return

Damian Lillard scored a team-high 25 points and Carmelo Anthony added an 18-point, 12-rebound double-double in his return to Houston as the Portland Trail Blazers upset the host Rockets 117-107 on Wednesday at Toyota Center...

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1 day ago, Bleacher Report, Houston Rockets, Portland Trail Blazers

Blazers at Rockets Gamethread & More

1000 yard stare. | Photo by Abbie Parr/Getty Images Trendlines point where? The 2019-20 Western Conference is odd. The West has experienced, thus far, a significant shakeup in its playoff mix, contenders and standings. Three teams that were in the playoffs last season currently stand outside it....

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2 days ago, The Dream Shake, Houston Rockets, Portland Trail Blazers

Trail Blazers: Melo has been a success story this season

Many people thought Carmelo Anthony was washed up and not worthy of a roster spot, he has proved this is far from the case with the Trail Blazers this year. There hasn’t been much to feel good about for the Trail Blazers this season. Damian Lillard and CJ McCollum have been great as usual, but...

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2 days ago, Rip City Project, Portland Trail Blazers

Rockets Fall To Blazers 117-107

Not the man to blame tonight. | Photo by Tim Warner/Getty Images Luster? Lacking. I started this recap after the Rockets pulled within six late in the fourth, after trailing by roughly 13pts for the whole game. The team was in back the game, playing well for the first time in the whole contest. ...

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2 days ago, The Dream Shake, Houston Rockets, Portland Trail Blazers

Blazers Silence Harden in Signature Win

Troy Taormina-USA TODAY Sports Portland holds the MVP candidate to a season-low 13 points thanks to a balanced team effort in a 117-107 victory. The Portland Trail Blazers turned in perhaps their finest performance of the season on Wednesday night, holding one of the NBA’s top offenses in check in...

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2 days ago, Blazer's Edge, Portland Trail Blazers

Recap: Blazers Take Down Rockets, 117-107

Troy Taormina-USA TODAY Sports A great night all around for the Blazers helped stymie their rivals in Texas. Carmelo Anthony had 18 points on 7-of-10 shooting with 12 rebounds, and the Portland Trail Blazers stifled James Harden and the Houston Rockets, 117-107, Wednesday night in Houston. Damian...

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2 days ago, Blazer's Edge, Portland Trail Blazers, Houston Rockets

Trail Blazers vs Rockets: Shot making will be the difference

The Portland Trail Blazers head to Houston Wednesday night to face off with the Rockets, and shot-making will be the main factor in this one. When it comes down to it, the Portland Trail Blazers and Houston Rockets are extremely similar teams. The offensive game plan and overall team makeup couldn’t...

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2 days ago, Rip City Project, Portland Trail Blazers, Houston Rockets

DraftKings: Top Daily Fantasy Picks for Trail Blazers vs Rockets

The Portland Trail Blazers will be on the road against Houston Rockets on ESPN tonight. With the amount of points the Rockets score and allow, there will be a lot of value for players in this matchup in daily fantasy. Coming fresh off a victory against Charolette, the Portland Trail Blazers look to start...

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2 days ago, Rip City Project, Portland Trail Blazers, Sacramento Kings, Houston Rockets, Fantasy

Jaylen Hoard Warrants a Full-Time Look

Photo by David Sherman/NBAE via Getty Images The clock is ticking on the rookie’s two-way deal, will the team choose to standardize his contract? On this week’s edition of Blazer’s Edge Radio, the discussion turned to Portland Trail Blazers rookie forward Jaylen Hoard, who has seen an increased role...

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2 days ago, Blazer's Edge, Portland Trail Blazers

Should Portland Trail Blazers make a move for Kevin Love?

With the Portland Trail Blazers’ season going down the drain, should they make a move to trade for Kevin Love? With the season not going to plan for the Portland Trail Blazers, they need to make a move to try and get their season back on track. The Trail Blazers are 10th in the Western […] Should...

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2 days ago, Hoops Habit, Portland Trail Blazers

Can the Blazers Keep Carmelo Anthony?

Soobum Im-USA TODAY Sports Come to think of it, do they really want to? Carmelo Anthony has been a huge success story for the Portland Trail Blazers this season. He’s eliciting plenty of questions for the Blazer’s Edge Mailbag too! Today we tackle a pair of them. Dave, What’s the future look like...

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2 days ago, Blazer's Edge, Portland Trail Blazers

Portland visits Houston after Harden's 41-point game

Houston hosts the Portland Trail Blazers after James Harden scored 41 points in the Rockets' 121-110 loss to the Grizzlies

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2 days ago, FOX Sports, Houston Rockets, Portland Trail Blazers

Trail Blazers: Can the Tolliver game be a blueprint for future success?

After a surprising 4th quarter cameo from Anthony Tolliver, should the Trail Blazers look at using small line-ups in the future? The Trail Blazers have needed a hero recently. Damian Lillard and CJ McCollum have done their best to win games all season, but tonight they needed help from an unlikely source,...

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3 days ago, Rip City Project, Portland Trail Blazers

Trail Blazers at Houston Rockets Preview

Thomas B. Shea-USA TODAY Sports The Blazers start a short road trip in Houston against Harden, Westbrook, and the Rockets. Portland Trail Blazers (17-24) at Houston Rockets (2-1) Wednesday, January 15 - 6:30 p.m. PTBlazers injuries: Rodney Hood (out), Zach Collins (out), Jusuf Nurkic (out), Skal...

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3 days ago, Blazer's Edge, Portland Trail Blazers, Houston Rockets

2020 NBA Mock Draft: Trail Blazers, Wizards, Kings face franchise defining decisions

A new year brings new questions for middling teams like the Trail Blazers, and we’re here to answer them. Here’s a look at our updated 2020 NBA Mock Draft. When the new year rolled in, a lot of you probably made promises to yourselves that would hopefully turn your life. Similarly, I imagine...

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3 days ago, Rip City Project, Portland Trail Blazers, Sacramento Kings, Washington Wizards

Marks: ‘It would be difficult for the Blazers to part with Whiteside’

Photo by Cameron Browne/NBAE via Getty Images ESPN’s Bobby Marks places the spotlight on Hassan Whiteside and Kent Bazemore in the lead up to the trade deadline. The Trail Blazers have two sizable expiring contracts heading into the NBA Trade Deadline. Those two contracts are tied to Hassan Whiteside...

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3 days ago, Blazer's Edge, Portland Trail Blazers

Despite Team Struggles, Lillard is in the MVP Pack

Photo by Sam Forencich/NBAE via Getty Images HoopsHype contributor Frank Urbina placed Trail Blazers star Damian Lillard at No. 8 in the race for MVP. By the numbers, Trail Blazers star Damian Lillard is in the middle of one of his best seasons. Unfortunately, Portland’s 17-24 record doesn’t reflect...

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3 days ago, Blazer's Edge, Portland Trail Blazers

Stotts: Tolliver Would Deserve Game Ball

Photo by Abbie Parr/Getty Images The veteran erupted for 16 fourth quarter points to rescue the Trail Blazers from what would have been a disastrous loss. When the Portland Trail Blazers signed Anthony Tolliver to a one-year deal over the offseason, it was expected that the twelve-year NBA veteran...

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3 days ago, Blazer's Edge, Portland Trail Blazers

Would signing another player disrupt trade opportunities for the Trail Blazers?

Daniel Dunn-USA TODAY Sports DPEs, TPEs, minimum salary exceptions, open roster spots. What does it all mean?! The Portland Trail Blazers are running out of players. That’s hardly an exaggeration; last night against the Hornets five of their 14 main roster players were out with injury and Hassan Whiteside...

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3 days ago, Blazer's Edge, Portland Trail Blazers

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