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What: Blazers vs. Cavaliers, 4 p.m.
Tv set channel: NBC Sports activities Northwest (Comcast/Xfinity channel 37, or 737 for Hd)
On the net: View a dwell stream on NBA League Go (Subscription is demanded. League Go is not offered regionally and is blacked out for nationally televised games.) There are a selection of other streaming options, which are detailed at www.nba.com/blazers/view
Pay attention: Radio on KPOJ 620 AM in the Portland location.
ABOUT THE CAVALIERS
Cleveland owns the 2nd-worst file in the Japanese Convention, but has played very well currently, profitable three of its last 4 games. … The Cavaliers defeated the Memphis Grizzlies 112-107 Saturday night time at house as Kevin Like recorded a period-substantial 32 details and 11 rebounds, Collin Sexton additional 20 details and Cedi Osman strike the go-in advance three-pointer late in the fourth quarter. … This is the last activity of a period-substantial five-activity homestand for the Cavaliers, who are 9-22 at Quicken Loans Arena this period. … Like, the Lake Oswego indigenous and five-time All-Star, returned Feb. 8 from foot operation that experienced sidelined him most of the period. In the 4 games since his return, Like is averaging 16.5 details and 8.3 rebounds. He went 9 of 15 from the subject, created 6 three-ideas and scored 10 fourth-quarter details in the acquire over the Grizzlies. … For the duration of their existing homestand, the Cavaliers are averaging 117.3 details and 28.5 assists for every activity. … Cleveland has corralled 50 or more rebounds in 4 consecutive games, its longest streak of games with at minimum 50 rebounds since 2004. … Sexton has recorded at minimum 20 details in 13 outings this period, together with five of his last 7 games. He has 51 double-digit scoring games this period, tied for the most between NBA rookies. … Guard Nik Stauskas, who started the period with the Blazers, is averaging 3.3 details and 2. rebounds in three appearances with Cleveland. … The Cavaliers’ bench is averaging 43.6 details for every activity, fourth-most in the NBA this period. … Backup guard Jordan Clarkson prospects Cleveland’s bench in scoring, averaging a occupation-substantial 16.9 details, which is third-most effective between NBA reserves.
ABOUT THE BLAZERS
Portland has gained three in a row, together with both of those of its games since the All-Star crack, which have appear at the start out of a 13-day, 7-activity excursion. … Following opening the excursion with a 113-99 acquire over the Brooklyn Nets, the Blazers steamrolled the Philadelphia 76ers, 130-115, Saturday at Wells Fargo Centre. … Jusuf Nurkic concluded with 24 details and 10 rebounds in the acquire over the 76ers, recording his occupation-substantial 28th double-double of the period. All five of the Blazers’ starters attained double-figures in scoring for the third consecutive activity and seventh activity this period. The Blazers are 7- in these games. … About his last three games, Moe Harkless is averaging 12. details, 6. rebounds. 2. assists, 1.3 steals, and 1. blocks, although shooting 50 percent from the subject. He’s attained double-figures in scoring in all three games, helping the Blazers strengthening to 9- when he scores 10 or more details. … Damian Lillard scored his 1,500th level of the period in opposition to the 76ers, turning out to be the 12th participant in NBA background to rating at minimum 1,500 details in every single of his 1st 7 seasons. … Lillard is averaging just 16. details and shooting 23 percent from the subject (11 of 48) all through the Blazers’ three-activity profitable streak. But he’s also averaging 7. assists, 6.7 rebounds and 1.7 steals. … This is the last of two meetings concerning the Blazers and Cavaliers this period. Portland gained quickly, 129-112, all through the 1st assembly. … Backup wing Rodney Hood will make his 1st check out to Cleveland since the Cavaliers dealt him to Portland just before the NBA trade deadline. He’s averaging 8.3 details and shooting 51.2 percent from the subject in 6 games with the Blazers.
For the Blazers, Evan Turner (left knee soreness) is out. For the Cavaliers, John Henson (left wrist operation), JR Smith (private) and Tristan Thompson (left foot soreness) are out.