Tag: Damian Lillard

Oklahoma City Thunder | April 3, 2021

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.

Oklahoma City Thunder | February 16, 2021

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.

Oklahoma City Thunder | February 16, 2021

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.

Oklahoma City Thunder | February 16, 2021

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.

Oklahoma City Thunder | January 25, 2021

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.

Oklahoma City Thunder | January 18, 2020

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.

Oklahoma City Thunder | January 18, 2020

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.

Oklahoma City Thunder | November 27, 2019

OKC Thunder | Game #17 Preview: Blazers

Tonight, the Thunder continues the West Coast trip as they take on the Portland Trail Blazers (6-12). The Blazers have been one of the most disappointing teams of the NBA so far, and they are still struggling to figure out their identity. They recently signed Carmelo Anthony, but they have yet to really put anything together.