Following a tough loss two night ago to the Dallas Mavericks at home, the Denver Nuggets are now on a three-game losing streak as they look to right the ship in a tough matchup against the Portland Trail Blazers. The two teams squared off earlier this season in Portland and the Nuggets got boat raced to the tune of 135-110, which is something Denver will look to avoid again tonight.
Damian Lillard is only 221 points away from overtaking Clyde Drexler’s Portland Trail Blazers’ points record. Other than Lillard who currently sits on 17,820 points, no Blazer has even come close to Drexler’s 18,040 points since he was traded to the Houston Rockets in 1995. Now, assuming Lillard is able to stay fit, his 2022-23 season average is 25.8 points a game.
The Portland Trail Blazers got two wins over the weekend to move back over . at 13-11 before getting three days off to regroup. The Blazer Focused podcast, supported by ZoomCare (Beyond Better™ Healthcare) goes over what’s gone right lately and why the Blazers should be encourged by where they sit.