The Trail Blazers completed their 2020-21 regular season with a 42-30 record thanks to a 132-116 victory over the Nuggets. The Blazers jumped out to an early lead and cruised through four quarters with a comfortable margin in hand throughout each frame. Portland’s high-powered trio of Damian Lillard, CJ McCollum and Norman Powell combined for 66 points.
Damian Lillard had 22 points and 10 assists and the Portland Trail Blazers beat the Denver Nuggets 132-116 in the regular-season finale Sunday night to secure their eighth straight playoff berth, the longest active streak in the NBA. The Blazers secured the sixth seed, which means they'll face the Nuggets in the opening round. Denver wound up with the third seed in a crazy night that saw the West's teams in a scramble for playoff position.
Here is a look at where the Trail Blazers stack up in the Western Conference playoff and play-in seeds: 3. Denver Nuggets 6. Portland Trail Blazers Making the playoffs is nothing new for the Trail Blazers.