Latest Chauncey Billups News

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...

Kings hold off Blazers 125-121 in tech-filled game

Nov. 25, 2021 01:44 AM EST

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — De’Aaron Fox scored 21 points before being ejected in the fourth quarter, Marvin Bagley III made a clutch 3-pointer with 30 seconds remaining and the Sacramento Kings held off the Portland Trail Blazers 125-121 on Wednesday night. Buddy Hield...

Lillard has season-high 39 points, Trail Blazers beat 76ers

Nov. 21, 2021 01:58 AM EST

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Damian Lillard scored a season-high 39 points to help the Portland Trail Blazers beat the Philadelphia 76ers 118-111 on Saturday night. The All-Star guard, fighting his way out of a slump early in the season, was 10 for 21 from the field and made...

Lillard rallies Blazers to 112-107 victory over Bulls

Nov. 18, 2021 01:35 AM EST

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Larry Nance Jr. certainly heard the home fans chanting his name when he sank a pair of free throws with 12 seconds left to help the Trail Blazers beat the Bulls. “It was incredible,” Nance said. “You know, it's only Game 16 here for me. So I...

Denver's Jokić learning how to stand up, not get tossed out

Nov. 16, 2021 02:46 AM EST

DENVER (AP) — Reigning NBA MVP Nikola Jokić is steadily learning what all great big men have had to figure out when it comes to physical play: how to show enough is enough without hurting the team. The Denver Nuggets' center — nicknamed “Joker” — has been known...

Jokic has 28 points, Nuggets rout Trail Blazers, 124-95

Nov. 14, 2021 23:49 PM EST

DENVER (AP) — Nikola Jokic just missed out on his third straight triple-double, finishing with 28 points, nine rebounds and nine assists, and the Denver Nuggets spoiled Chauncey Billups' return with a 124-95 victory over the Portland Trail Blazers on Sunday night. ...

Trail Blazers get first road win, beating Rockets 104-92

Nov. 12, 2021 23:22 PM EST

HOUSTON (AP) — Damian Lillard scored 20 points, CJ McCollum added 17 and the Portland Trail Blazers cruised past the Houston Rockets 104-92 on Friday night, finally getting their first road victory of the season. “It’s an easy story to tell, like, ‘Aww, they...

Kaminsky has career night, scores 31 points in Suns' victory

Nov. 11, 2021 00:35 AM EST

PHOENIX (AP) — Phoenix Suns forward Frank Kaminsky bested his career high in points with a very Kaminsky-esque move, faking out Portland's Norman Powell with a smooth up and under that he finished with a finger roll at the rim. From bench to beast, the big man's rise...

George scores 24, Clippers beat Blazers to extend win streak

Nov. 10, 2021 02:06 AM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Paul George has been putting the Los Angeles Clippers on his shoulders the first month of the season. He needed some help Tuesday night after running into foul trouble midway through the third quarter against the Portland Trail Blazers. Reggie Jackson...

Blazers hire firm to look at workplace environment concerns

Nov. 06, 2021 21:41 PM EDT

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The Portland Trail Blazers have hired an outside firm to investigate workplace environment concerns. Reports of the investigation surfaced Friday night. Both The Athletic and Yahoo Sports reported the probe stemmed from allegations of workplace...