Trail Blazers hold off Rockets, 105-100

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — LaMarcus Aldridge had 26 points and 14 rebounds, and the Portland Trail Blazers held off the Houston Rockets 105-100 on Wednesday night. The Trail Blazers limited James Harden to 18 points and tied the Rockets for third place in the Western Conference. Harden was averaging just over 27 points to rank[…]

Timberwolves snap Blazers’ win streak with 121-113 victory

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Kevin Martin scored 29 points and Ricky Rubio hit a big 3-pointer with a minute left to help the Minnesota Timberwolves snap a four-game skid with a 121-113 victory over the Portland Trail Blazers on Saturday night. Rubio had 13 points, 15 assists and eight rebounds, and his late 3 gave the[…]

Blazers win fifth straight with 94-75 victory over Mavericks

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — LaMarcus Aldridge had 17 points and 12 rebounds and the Portland Trail Blazers pulled away in the second half for a 94-75 victory over the Dallas Mavericks on Thursday night. It was Portland’s fifth straight win but it was costly: Starting guard Wesley Matthews had to be helped off the court[…]

Batum rallies Trail Blazers past Clippers 98-93 in OT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Nicolas Batum hit a 3-pointer that forced overtime, then set up three alley-oop baskets and added a clinching 3 in the final minute to rally the Portland Trail Blazers past the Los Angeles Clippers 98-93 on Wednesday night. LaMarcus Aldridge had 29 points and Batum added 20 for the Northwest Division[…]