Oklahoma City Thunder | Game #49 Preview: Portland Trail Blazers

Tonight the Thunder hosts the Portland Trail Blazers, who are no stranger to an injured roster as they have been without key players for much of the season, including Damian Lillard, who has missed the last 15 games due to surgery recovery for an abdominal injury.

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OKC Thunder | Game #49 Preview: Blazers

The Oklahoma City Thunder looked much more like the expected tanking team that they are last night as they suffered a scorching 140-103 loss to the Phoenix Suns. There is no rest for the weary, however, as tonight they travel all the way to Portland where they will take on the Portland Trail Blazers.

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The Thunder Lowdown | Game #27: Damian Lillard Catches Fire to Save Blazers from Meltdown

The Oklahoma City Thunder trailed by a lot for most of their matchup against the Portland Trail Blazers on Tuesday night, but that means nothing to a scrappy bunch who keeps playing their hardest until the final buzzer sounds. Still, despite OKC’s best efforts, it was Portland who was able to come out on top thanks to Damian Lillard catching fire from downtown.

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Thunder Against The Spread | Look For OKC To Keep Rolling As Underdogs

Oklahoma City is 15-10 against the spread as an underdog this season but just 4-7 as an underdog at home. That said, Portland is 9-4 against the spread this season but just 7-7 as a favorite. The Blazers have only played twice this season as a 6-to-9 point favorite and are 1-1 in those games. Meanwhile, Oklahoma City is 5-3 on the year as a 6-to-9 point dog.

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OKC Thunder | Game Preview #27: Blazers

Tonight, the Thunder hosts the Portland Trail Blazers, a team that has also been bitten by the injury bug. Without CJ McCollum and Jusuf Nurkic, Damian Lillard has had to shoulder the load more so than normal, and as a result, Portland is 16-10 and sitting at 5th in the Western Conference.

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OKC Thunder | Game #16 Preview: Blazers

Now the Thunder continues their 5-game road trip as they get ready to take on the Portland Trail Blazers (9-6). The Blazers are fresh off a 116-113 home victory over the New York Knicks, a game that was much closer than it should have been after the Blazers went into halftime with a 22-point lead.

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The Thunder Lowdown | Game #15: Thunder Puts Up Valiant Effort in Another Loss to Clips At Staples

The Oklahoma City Thunder played the Los Angeles Clippers just two days ago, and the start of the second matchup looked eerily similar to the first one. The offense could not buy a bucket from downtown, going 0-for-9 from three, and the defense couldn’t come up with any real stops as LA jumped out to an early 17-point lead.

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Chris Paul Leads the Thunder to Decisive Win Over the Blazers

The Oklahoma City Thunder (24-19) got back on the right track with a 119-109 victory over the Portland Trail Blazers (18-26) on Saturday night. After a close 4 minutes of basketball to start the game, the Thunder was able to open it up a little, and while Portland was able to make it close at times, OKC was in control from nearly start to finish.

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OKC Thunder: Game #43 Preview | Trail Blazers

It is unknown at this time whether or not Adams will be available for tonight’s home matchup with the Portland Trail Blazers (18-25). Whether or not Adams plays will be a major key to how the Thunder plays on both ends of the floor, but the Blazers are dealing with a key injury as well.

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