PORTLAND TRAIL BLAZERS (10-4) vs. BROOKLYN NETS (6-9)
November 17, 2022 – Moda Heart – 7:00 PM PST
Common Season Sport #15 — House Sport #7
TV: ROOT SPORTS PLUS
RADIO: Rip Metropolis Radio 620 AM
ALL THE TIME: Path Blazers lead, 67-27
PORTLAND HOUSE: Path Blazers lead, 38-9
SPURS AT HOME: Spurs lead, 29-18
- Portland and Brooklyn will meet twice in the course of the common season, with the primary matchup happening in Portland on November 17.
- LAST SEASON: The Path Blazers tied the 2021-22 season streak with the Nets, 1-1.
- Jerami Grant scored in double digits in seven of his final eight video games towards Brooklyn.
- Josh Hart averaged 19.5 factors, 8.0 rebounds, 4.5 assists and a pair of.00 steals final season towards the Nets.
- In 18 profession video games towards Brooklyn, Damien Lillard scored 31+ factors on eight events, together with a 60-point efficiency on November 8, 2019.
- Jusuf Nurkic has recorded double-doubles in 5 of his final six video games towards the Nets.
NEWS AND NOTES
A GOOD STRETCH: Jerami Grant completed with 29 factors towards San Antonio on Nov. 15, scoring his career-high three-game factors scored with 93 (37 at Dallas on Nov. 12, 27 at New Orleans on Nov. 10) .
LADY DIMES: Damian Lillard had 12 assists Nov. 12 at Dallas to go together with 29 factors and 7 rebounds. His final recreation with a minimum of 10 assists was on December 14, 2021 towards Phoenix, when he additionally had 31 factors.
SHARP LOOK: Shaedon Sharpe scored a career-high 17 factors (7-10 FG) Nov. 9 at Charlotte within the staff’s 105-95 win.
RISE SOCIALLY: On Nov. 9 in Charlotte, Damian Lillard handed Shawn Marion (17,700) and Magic Johnson (17,707) on the NBA’s all-time scoring record to maneuver as much as 83rd place. He entered the evening at No. 85 with 17,684 factors.
GET THIS SHOW ON THE ROAD: The Path Blazers bought their first 3-0 begin on the highway since 1997 (this staff went 4-0), successful highway video games in Sacramento on Oct. 19, Los Angeles Lakers on Oct. 23 and Phoenix on Nov. 4 to begin the common season.
TO THE BUZZER: Portland has hit two buzzer winners thus far this season – one by Jerami Grant on Nov. 4 in Phoenix and one other by Josh Hart on Nov. 7 in Miami. The final common season by which the Blazers had a number of wins with no time left was 2008-09: November 6, 2008 towards Houston and February 8, 2009 towards New York – each by Brandon Roy.
THREE OF RAIN: Jerami Grant recorded his eighth profession recreation with five-plus hours on Nov. 7 in Miami, additionally marking his 15-plus hours as a Path Blazer.
IMPOSSIBLE GRANT: Jerami Grant went for a season-high 30 factors towards the Suns on Nov. 4, scoring his highest half as a Blazer with 18 first-half factors and hitting the game-winning shot on the buzzer to safe the win for Portland.
WINSLOW WINS: Justise Winslow got here near a triple-double with 12 factors, 9 rebounds and 9 assists in Portland’s 108-106 victory at Phoenix, his first begin of the season, on Nov. 4.
SHOT THREE: Jusuf Nurkic shot 3-3 from three-pointers on Nov. 2 towards Memphis, scoring a career-high 3 p.m. and his fourth profession recreation with a number of 3 p.m.s. He adopted that up by going 2-2 from three within the win over Phoenix on Nov. 4. profession.
ANFERNO: Anfernee Simons broke out within the third quarter of Monday evening’s win over DEN, scoring 22 factors on 8-of-9 taking pictures and 6-of-7 on three. Simons completed the sport with 29 factors as he shot 7 of 12 from three. That is Simons’ eighth recreation as a professional by which he has scored 7+ three-pointers in a recreation.
SET ON FIRE: The Path Blazers scored 135 factors in a Monday evening win over Denver and scored 80 factors within the second half, together with 44 factors within the third quarter. The final time the Blazers scored a minimum of 80 second-half factors was on Feb. 3, 1989, at LAL. Portland’s season excessive for factors scored in 1 / 4 final season was 42 factors, which occurred twice.
BACK TO BACK 40 PIECES: Damian Lillard has scored 41 factors in consecutive video games towards Phoenix and at LA Lakers. Dame final recorded greater than 40 consecutive video games within the bubble (recorded three video games in a row, on August 9, 11 and 13, 2020).
It is also the fifth time in her profession that Dame has recorded a minimum of 40 factors in consecutive video games.
HUNTING FOR HISTORY: Damian Lillard entered the 2022-23 season with 17,510 profession factors. He scored 61 factors within the younger season and wishes 470 factors to move Clyde Drexler and change into the franchise’s all-time main scorer.
THE CLEAR IMAGE: Path Blazers Rookie Shaedon Sharpe had 12 factors on 4-of-6 taking pictures together with 3-of-3 from vary. Sharpe is the primary Blazer to attain in double digits on his NBA debut since Jake Layman (17) in 2016. He’s additionally the third Blazer in historical past to hit three or extra 3-FGs on his NBA debut. .
Most 15 hours by a Blazer in his NBA debut:
5…… J. Laic (1/11/16 vs. GSW)
3……R. Fernandez (28/10/08 vs LAL)
3……S. Sharpe (10/19/22 vs SCA)
SCORE 40 and 30: Damian Lillard scored his 41 factors within the time beyond regulation win over Phoenix on Friday evening. It was the forty first profession recreation by which Dame scored 40 or extra factors. This additionally turns into the two hundredth incidence by which Dame has scored a minimum of 30 or extra factors in a recreation. Lillard continues to increase the margin for many profession video games by which he has scored 40-plus factors and 30-plus factors in franchise historical past.
GRANTED: Jerami Grant led the Path Blazers in scoring with 23 factors. His 23 factors are probably the most in a primary Blazer since Josh Hart, who additionally scored 23 on Feb. 12 of final season towards the Knicks. Grant is the ninth participant in Blazer historical past to file 23 or extra factors in his Blazer debut.
A LITTLE HEART: Of all NBA gamers 6’7″ and beneath, Josh Hart ranked fifth in rebounds per recreation in the course of the 2021-22 season (7.2) whereas Nassir Petit ranked tenth (5.6).
LAST FIVE MATCHES
Path Blazers 117, Spurs 110 — November 15, 2022 — Moda Heart — Sport #14 (10-4, 4-2 House)
Portland beat San Antonio by a last rating of 117-110… Jerami Grant recorded a team-high 29 factors (9-15 FG, 6-8 3P, 5-8 FT) to go together with eight rebounds, a assists and a steal in 37 minutes… Anfernee Simons completed with 23 factors (7-16 FG, 5-10 3P, 4-4 FT), three rebounds and two assists in 34 minutes… Damian Lillard had 22 factors (8-20 FG, 2-9 3P, 4-5 FT), two rebounds, 11 assists and one block in 40 minutes… Jakob Poeltl led the Spurs with 31 factors and 14 rebounds in 32 minutes.
Path Blazers 112, Mavericks 117 — November 12, 2022 — American Airways Heart — Sport 13 (9-4, 6-2 away)
The Path Blazers fell to the Mavericks by a last rating of 117-112…Jerami Grant posted a team-high 37 factors (13-22 FG, 5-9 3P, 6-6 FT) to go together with six rebounds, two assists and two blocks in 39 minutes… Damian Lillard completed with 29 factors (6-16 FG, 2-7 3P, 15-17 FT), seven rebounds, 12 assists and one steal in 38 minutes… Anfernee Simons had 24 factors (9-20 FG, 5-11 3P, 1-2 FT), seven rebounds and two assists in 39 minutes… Luka Dončić led Dallas with a game-high 42 factors to go together with 13 rebounds, 10 assists, two steals and a block in 38 minutes.
Path Blazers 106, Pelicans 95 — November 10, 2022 — Smoothie King Heart — Sport 12 (9-3, 6-1 away)
Portland beat New Orleans by a last rating of 106-95 within the second straight recreation the Path Blazers held their opponent to inside 100 factors… Jerami Grant had 27 factors (10-20 FG, 4- 8 3P, 4-8 3P, 3-5 FT) to go together with eight rebounds, 4 assists, 4 steals and a block in 42 minutes… Anfernee Simons scored 23 factors (5-18 FG, 5-13 3P, 8 -8 FT), three rebounds and 6 assists in 37 minutes… Josh Hart had 17 factors (7-13 FG, 1-3 3P, 2-2 FT), seven rebounds, two assists and one steal in 38 minutes . .. The Path Blazers outshot the Pelicans 46-36 within the paint… Zion Williamson led New Orleans with 29 factors to go together with six rebounds, three assists and a steal in 32 minutes.
Path Blazers 105, Hornets 95 — November 9, 2022 — Spectrum Heart — Sport #11 (8-3, 5-1 away)
The Path Blazers beat the Hornets by a last rating of 105-95 … Shaedon Sharpe scored a career-high 17 factors (7-10 FG) to go together with 4 rebounds in 29 minutes … Damian Lillard completed with 26 factors (8 -16 FG, 6-12 3-PT, 4-8 FT), six rebounds and 7 assists in 36 minutes… Anfernee Simons had 19 factors (7-18 FG, 2-9 3-PT, 3-6 FT) , three rebounds, six assists and two steals in 33 minutes…Drew Eubanks had 14 factors (6-7 FG, 2-4 FT), eight rebounds, two assists and three blocks in 22 minutes…Terry Rozier led Charlotte with 18 factors in 35 minutes.
Path Blazers 110, Warmth 107 – November 7, 2022 – FTX Enviornment – Sport 10 (7-3, 4-1 away)
Portland beat Miami by a last rating of 110-107…Josh Hart hit a buzzer-beater to safe the Path Blazers victory, scoring the second winner of the final three video games…The final common season by which the Path Blazers have hit 2008-09: November 6, 2008 towards Houston and February 8, 2009 towards New York, each by Brandon Roy…Anfernee Simons had 25 factors, 4 assists and a steal in 32 minutes…Jerami Grant had 23 factors (9-15 FG, 5-8 3-PT), six rebounds, two assists and a block in 35 minutes … Damian Lillard had 19 factors (4-12 FG, 3-8 3-PT, 8-9 FT), three rebounds and 6 assists in 35 minutes… Bam Adebayo, Jimmy Butler and Max Strus led the Warmth with 16 factors apiece.
Keon Johnson (left hip), Justise Winslow (sickness) and Jusuf Nurkic (left quad) are questionable, and Gary Payton II (return to play conditioning), Greg Brown III (G League) and Olivier Sarr (proper wrist) are out .
For the Nets, Kyrie Irving (staff suspension), TJ Warren (left foot) and Alondes Williams (G League) are absent.
Tipping for Thursday’s recreation is scheduled for 7:00 p.m. PT. All Portland Path Blazers common season and preseason video games will air on Path Blazers Broadcasting’s flagship station, Rip Metropolis Radio 620 AM. Travis Demers enters its fourth full season offering detailed commentary for all dwelling and away video games, with Michael Holton including a remark.
On TV, ROOT SPORTS PLUS will air 81 Path Blazers common season video games that includes Kevin Calabro name play-by-play, Lamar Hurd present evaluation and Brooke Olzendam reporting from the sidelines. Between ROOT SPORTS PLUS, TNT and ESPN, all 82 common season video games shall be televised. For all viewing choices, go to www.trailblazers.com/watch.