John Cregan provides his list of bold fantasy statements for the second half of the NBA season. He writes why C.J. McCollum will be a top-2 fantasy SG.
ScheduleAll times ET
- 12/21L 106-97
- 12/23L 115-89
- 12/26W 105-76
- 12/27W 98-94
- 12/30W 110-103
- 12/31L 109-96
- 1/3W 112-106
- 1/4L 91-78
- 1/6L 109-98
- 1/8L 128-108
- 1/10W 115-110
- 1/13W 99-85
- 1/15W 116-104
- 1/16L 114-89
- 1/18W 108-98
- 1/20L 104-98
- 1/23W 121-103
- 1/26W 112-97
- 1/29W 109-91
- 1/31W 96-93
- 2/2W 107-95
- 2/4L 110-103
- 2/6W 96-79
- 2/8W 112-106
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Ed Davis makes Lowe's unique squad
The first-year Trail Blazers center is a starter on Zach Lowe's fifth annual Luke Walton All-Stars. It's a roster created from players who have contributed in unexpected ways this season. Luke Walton All-Stars
Extra play away from home can be fun
Road teams swept the NBA's three overtime games on Monday night. Elias Sports Bureau reports that tied a league record done five previous times. Monday's results:
- Trail Blazers 112-106 at Memphis
- Clippers 98-92 at Philadelphia
- Magic 117-110 at Atlanta
Top Headline: Blazers make clutch shots to beat Grizzlies in OT.
The Luke Walton All-Stars are a who's who of non-serious NBA players who somehow are getting some serious minutes.
Damian Lillard scored 33 points, C.J. McCollum had six of his 21 points in overtime as the Portland Trail Blazers defeated the Memphis Grizzlies 112-106 on Monday night.
Blazers best Grizzlies in OT
Damian Lillard scored 33 points and iced the game with free throws down the stretch as Portland earned a 112-106 OT win in Memphis. The Blazers have won 7 of their past 8. Box score
Allen Crabbe forces OT in Memphis
The Blazers guard made a layup at the buzzer in regulation, sending Portland and Memphis to overtime tied at 102. It's the third game in the NBA tonight to require an extra session. Follow live
Top Headline: Gerald Henderson happy to have his 'bounce' back.
Allen Crabbe worth deep league add
The Trail Blazers' swingman is available in over 80 percent of ESPN leagues. Crabbe is playing steady minutes and his shooting ability can be helpful on your team. Fantasy Forecaster
Damian Lillard had 21 points and 10 assists to lead a balanced scoring attack and the Trail Blazers built a big lead early and rolled to an easy 96-79 win over the Rockets on Saturday.
Blazers pummeling Rockets' support
James Harden, Dwight Howard and Trevor Ariza are a combined 12-for-26. Not great, but all other Rockets are 1-for-14 as Portland holds a 55-36 lead. Patrick Beverley's driving layup at the end of the second quarter is the lone field goal not from Harden, Howard or Ariza. Halftime stats
Only 3 Rockets have scored 18 minutes in
- James Harden: 13 points
- Dwight Howard: 12 points
- Trevor Ariza: 5 points
Balanced scoring propels Blazers
James Harden is leading all scorers with 12 points after the first quarter, but eight Portland players have scored to give the Trail Blazers a 29-23 lead after one. Follow live
Working the offensive glass
OKC leads the league with the highest offensive rebound percentage (30.7), but Detroit averages the most per game (13.4). The Trail Blazers and Jazz are also among the league's best in offensive rebound percentage.
Top Headline: Blazers can't stop DeRozan, Lowry in defeat to the Raptors.
Kyle Lowry had 30 points, DeMar DeRozan added 29 and the Toronto Raptors snapped Portland's five-game winning streak with a 110-103 victory over the Trail Blazers on Thursday night.
Raptors ride early lead to late win
Toronto smartly banked away a 12-point lead from the first quarter as Portland played the Raptors tight the rest of the way. Kyle Lowry and DeMar DeRozan combined for 59 points in the 110-103 win. Box score
Raptors backcourt getting it done
DeMar DeRozan and Kyle Lowry combined for 25 points (Portland starters combined for 28) as Toronto built a 59-51 first-half lead. The Raptors are looking for their 13th win in 14 games. Stats
Trail Blazers vs Rockets
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