Portland Trail Blazers
The Portland Trail Blazers enter their next game at the Rose Garden looking to avoid extending a rare home losing streak. They hope a visit from the New Jersey Nets goes better than the last meeting between the two.
For one night, it was the New York Knicks’ defense that stood out. Amar’e Stoudemir’e had 23 points and eight rebounds, Raymond Felton added 17 points and 14 assists, and New York beat the Portland Trail Blazers 100-86 on Tuesday.
LaMarcus Aldridge looks to add to his impressive string of performances Tuesday night when the Trail Blazers host Amar’e Stoudemire’s New York Knicks.
Devin Harris had 25 points, including a clutch 3-pointer with 1:11 left, and eight assists to lead New Jersey Nets to a 98-96 win over the Trail Blazers on Sunday night.
Maurice Lucas, the fierce power forward known as “The Enforcer”, has died after a long fight with bladder cancer. He was 58.