Portland Trail Blazers

NBA Betting: Western Conference Matchups – Early Predictions

It’s been a long, strange trip, but we’ve finally made it to the NBA playoffs. With the COVID-19 pandemic putting a halt to the NBA season in mid-March, no one knew if and when the season would resume, or if a NBA champion would be crowned. With the eight game restart schedule coming to an […]

NBA Playoff Preview: Portland at Golden State, Game 5

Once again, the Portland Trail Blazers had the defending champion Golden State Warriors on the ropes. Even though Portland was up three in the last minute, Harrison Barnes nailed a three with 51 seconds left to knot the game at 111 and send the game to overtime. There, Steph Curry scored 17 points all by […]

NBA Playoff Preview: Golden State at Portland, Game 3

On Saturday night, the Portland Trail Blazers host the Golden State Warriors in Game 3 of their Western Conference semifinal. The Trail Blazers wasted a golden opportunity to level the series in Oakland in Game 2, as they entered the fourth period up by 11 points but simply got blown away, as the Warriors ended […]

NBA Playoff Preview: Portland at Golden State, Game 2

On Tuesday night, the Portland Trail Blazers will be in Golden State, attempting to even their Western Conference semifinal round at a game apiece. The Warriors won Game 1, 118-106, despite the fact that Stephen Curry missed the game with a sprained MCL in his right knee. That did not stop the Warriors from jumping […]

Los Angeles at Portland NBA Betting Guide

On Friday night, the L.A. Clippers visit Portland for Game 6 of their Western Conference quarterfinal round. This series has changed dramatically since the Clippers dominated Games 1 and 2, though, as Blake Griffin is out indefinitely with a quad injury and Chris Paul fractured his hand. With these two key pieces out, the Clippers […]

Portland vs Los Angeles NBA Betting Guide

On Wednesday night, the Portland Trail Blazers return to Los Angeles to take on the Clippers in Game 5 of a Western Conference quarterfinal that looked like it might only go five games after the Clippers went up 2-0 but now looks a lot like the seven-game variety after the Trail Blazers brought the series […]

Los Angeles at Portland NBA Odds Analysis

On Saturday night, the Portland Trail Blazers host the Los Angeles Clippers in Game 3 of their Western Conference quarterfinal round. The Clippers dismantled the Trail Blazers in Game 2, 102-81, to take a 2-0 series lead. The Trail Blazers had an upset in this series on their minds when things started, but they haven’t […]

Portland at Los Angeles NBA Odds Analysis

On Wednesday night, the Portland Trail Blazers will be in Los Angeles to take on the Clippers in Game 2 of their Western Conference quarterfinal series. The Clippers took the Trail Blazers to the woodshed in Game 1, rolling to a 115-95 victory. Blake Griffin had his best game for the Clippers since he returned […]

Los Angeles vs Portland NBA Betting Guide

In the Western Conference quarterfinals, the Portland Trail Blazers and the Los Angeles Clippers meet as the fifth and fourth seeds, respectively. At the beginning of the season, no one thought Portland would even sniff the playoffs, as four of the starting five had left town — LaMarcus Aldridge, Wesley Matthews and Robin Lopez through […]