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Stephen Curry closes in on 3s record as Warriors top Blazers

Dec. 09, 2021 01:18 AM EST

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Sure, Stephen Curry would have loved to set the career 3-pointer record at home, even if it would have been one heck of a feat. He tried mightily to do it. Curry scored 22 points and moved within nine 3s of tying Ray Allen's record, and the...

Blazers' McCollum has collapsed lung, out indefinitely

Dec. 08, 2021 00:50 AM EST

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Portland Trail Blazers guard CJ McCollum has been diagnosed with a collapsed right lung and will be sidelined indefinitely, the team said Tuesday. McCollum was injured in the final quarter of the Blazers' 145-117 loss to the Boston Celtics on Saturday. He was...

George scores 21 as Clippers down shorthanded Blazers 102-90

Dec. 07, 2021 01:46 AM EST

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Paul George had 21 points, eight rebounds and four steals, and the Los Angeles Clippers handed the shorthanded Portland Trail Blazers their third straight loss with a 102-90 victory Monday night. Marcus Morris Jr. added 17 points and Luke Kennard, making his...

Celtics start fast, rout Trail Blazers 145-117

Dec. 05, 2021 01:19 AM EST

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Jayson Tatum and Dennis Schroder scored 31 points apiece and the Boston Celtics rode a sizzling start to a 145-117 victory over the Portland Trail Blazers on Saturday night. Enes Freedom grabbed 15 rebounds off the bench for the Celtics, who made...

Blazers executive Neil Olshey dismissed after probe

Dec. 03, 2021 13:41 PM EST

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The Portland Trail Blazers fired Neil Olshey, the team's president of basketball operations and general manager, on Friday after an investigation into workplace conduct. The Blazers promoted director of player personnel Joe Cronin to interim GM. ...

Forbes leads Spurs in 114-83 win over shorthanded Blazers

Dec. 03, 2021 01:29 AM EST

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Bryn Forbes had 18 points off the bench and the San Antonio Spurs extended their winning streak to a season-high three games with a 114-83 victory over the shorthanded Portland Trail Blazers on Thursday night. Doug McDermott added 16 points and...

Lillard out at least 10 days with abdominal pain

Dec. 01, 2021 18:27 PM EST

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Portland Trail Blazers guard Damian Lillard is out for at least 10 days because of lower abdominal tendinopathy. Lillard missed Tuesday night's victory over the Detroit Pistons with the condition. An MRI confirmed the diagnosis, the Blazers...

Trail Blazers snap 3-game skid with 110-92 win over Detroit

Dec. 01, 2021 01:37 AM EST

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Ben McLemore found out when he came to the Moda Center on Tuesday afternoon that he'd likely be seeing playing time for the Trail Blazers. With Portland missing several players, McLemore had 17 points off the bench and the Blazers handed the...

Mitchell, Gobert lift Jazz over Blazers 129-107

Nov. 30, 2021 00:50 AM EST

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Donovan Mitchell says when the ball moves and the thinking stops, the Utah Jazz really shine. “Aggressive decision making,” Mitchell said. “When you start to think too much, that’s when the turnovers and the mistakes come in.” ...

Curry scores 32 points as Warriors top Trail Blazers 118-103

Nov. 27, 2021 01:45 AM EST

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Stephen Curry took a few minutes after another spectacular performance to return to the court and cheer up emotional teammate Klay Thompson when his Splash Brother needed some moral support. The Golden State Warriors are counting the days until the...