The Portland Trail Blazers will take on the Golden State Warriors in Game One of the NBA Playoffs First Round Western Conference of Sunday, start time at 3:30 PM Et, at Oracle Arena, Oakland.
The Portland Trail Blazers (41-41) are coming from a 103-100 loss to the Pelicans in the regular season game finale but still entered into the playoffs as by having a game edge over No. 9 Denver.
On the season, the Trail Blazers are averaging 109.7 points, 43.7 rebounds and 21.1 assists per game. Defensively, the Trail Blazers are yielding 108.5 points per game against the opposing teams.
Five players are averaging at least 10.0 points per game for Portland, they are: Damian Lillard (27.0), CJ McCollum (23.0), Jusuf Nurkic (15.2), Allen Crabbe (10.7) and Maurice Harkless (10.0). Lilliard leads in points with 27.0 and in assists with 5.9 per game. Harkless leads in steals with 1.1 per game.
The Golden State Warriors (67-15) have won 15 of their last 16 games and that they have Kevin Durant back in the roster to solidify their desire to win another ring.
On the season, the Warriors are averaging 115.9 points, 44.4 rebounds and 30.4 assists per game. Defensively, the Warriors are yielding 104.3 points per game against the opposing teams.
Four players are averaging at least 10.2 points per game for the Warriors, they are: Stephen Curry (25.3), Kevin Durant (25.1), Klay Thompson (22.3) and Draymond Green (10.2). Curry leads in scoring while Durant leads in rebounds with 8.3 and in blocks with 1.6 per game. Green leads in assists with 7.0 and in steals with 2.0 per game.
Trail Blazers vs Warriors game schedule info:
Date: April 16, 2017
Start Time: 3:30 PM ET
TV Channel Schedule: ABC
Live Stream: WatchESPN.com
Odds and Point Spread: -14.5 Warriors, 219.5 O/U
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