Talking about rebounding and support, will this be another night by which Nurkić includes a dominating double-double? He’ll be tenacious around the boards, and can score fairly easily over Vucevic.
The Blazers will also be top-5 within the league in blocks per game, so expect Nurkić and Noah Vonleh to patrol the paint tonight. It’ll be an offensive shootout, so grabbing as numerous misses as you possibly can can help out either teams tremendously.
Following a shaky begin to 2017, the Blazers brought out a significantly-needed win yesterday from the Nuggets. Now, they appear to place an finish for their inconsistency and win their second straight game, just for the 2nd time this year, from the Orlando Magic Wednesday evening.
Victory against Orlando would put Portland at 8-6, still average within the loaded Western Conference. A loss of revenue would place the team back at .500, surely delivering Blazer fans into another craze. Losing in your own home again for an Eastern Conference team before striking the road for six of thee next seven games would spell difficulties for this early season.
Why beating Denver was precisely what Portland needed