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LaMarcus Aldridge, Dwight Howard duel to 53-53 halftime tie in Trail Blazers-Rockets Game 2

Oregon Live: Behind The Blazers Beat (Mike Richman | mrichman@oregonian.com) — The Houston Rockets and Portland Trail Blazers are 53-53 at halftime of Game 2 of their Western Conference playoff matchup. LaMarcus Aldridge (23 points) and Dwight Howard (25 points) are engaged...
  • New: 53 min ago

Houston Rockets 31, Portland Trail Blazers 23: 1st quarter update

Oregon Live (Mike Richman | mrichman@oregonian.com) — Dwight Howard got out to a dominant start making his first six shots and scoring the Rockets' first 13 points. Howard finished with 19 points and 5 rebounds in the first.
  • New: 1 hr 43 min ago

Portland Trail Blazers vs Houston Rockets: Live updates from Game 2

Oregon Live (Sean Meagher | smeagher@oregonian.com) — Jump into the comments section for live updates and discussion from Game 2 of Blazers-Rockets.
  • New: 4 hr 1 min ago

Top 10 Trail Blazers stories leading up to Game 2 with Houston Rockets (links)

Oregon Live (Tim Brown | tbrown@oregonian.com) — While you wait for the Game 2 to get started, here are the Top 10 Trail Blazers stories on OregonLive.com leading up to tipoff.
  • New: 4 hr 41 min ago

Trail Blazers-Rockets: Oregon State's Mike Riley shows Rip City support with Brandon Roy jersey

Oregon Live (Seth Prince | sprince@oregonian.com) — The Blazers love extends beyond Corvallis, to Eugene, where Keanan Lowe is trying to recruit more Rip City fans any chance he gets.
  • New: 4 hr 57 min ago

NBA sets tipoff time for Trail Blazers-Rockets Game 5, if it's necessary

Oregon Live: Behind The Blazers Beat (Joel Odom | jodom@oregonian.com) — Game 5 in Houston is set for 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, April 30.
  • New: 5 hr 46 min ago

Trail Blazers links: What they're saying heading into Game 2

Oregon Live (Sean Meagher | smeagher@oregonian.com) — A look around the web for the latest Portland Trail Blazers links.
  • New: 8 hr 25 min ago

Rockets confident even as they face 'must-win' Game 2 against Trail Blazers

Oregon Live: Behind The Blazers Beat (Mike Tokito | mtokito@oregonian.com) — Jeremy Lin rejoins the team after missing Tuesday's practice with flu-like symptoms.
  • New: 9 hr 52 min ago

Trail Blazers shootaround: Other playoff series serve as reminders for Portland to stay focused

Oregon Live (Mike Tokito | mtokito@oregonian.com) — The Blazers have watched as Game 1 winners around the league have fallen in Game 2.
  • New: 10 hr 27 min ago

Trail Blazers-Rockets: Which team will win Game 2? (poll)

Oregon Live: Behind The Blazers Beat (Tim Brown | tbrown@oregonian.com) — Can Portland take a commanding 2-0 series lead, or will Houston bounce back and even the series at 1-1?
  • 13 hr 41 min ago

Trail Blazers-Rockets playoff guide: It's time for Game 2 in Houston

Oregon Live: Behind The Blazers Beat (Seth Prince | sprince@oregonian.com) — Highlights of our coverage of the first-round playoff series, with Game 2 coming Wednesday night in Houston.
  • 15 hr 41 min ago

Portland Trail Blazers at Houston Rockets, Game 2 preview

Oregon Live: Behind The Blazers Beat (Mike Tokito | mtokito@oregonian.com) — The Blazers lead the series 1-0, with Game 2 set for 6:30 p.m. Wednesday in Houston.
  • 20 hr 40 min ago

Trail Blazers know Rockets will be plenty motivated for Game 2

Oregon Live (Sean Meagher | smeagher@oregonian.com) — "We stole Game 1," Trail Blazers point guard Damian Lillard said Tuesday. "We're just expecting them to come out and play really hard and with a lot of energy."
  • 1 day 5 hr ago

Trail Blazers: LaMarcus Aldridge on Game 1, recruiting Kevin Durant on the Dan Patrick Show (video)

Oregon Live: Behind The Blazers Beat (Sean Meagher | smeagher@oregonian.com) — Trail Blazers power forward LaMarcus Aldridge joined the Dan Patrick Show Tuesday to talk about his 46 points and 18 rebounds in Sunday's Game 1 win over the Rockets, Dwight Howard, recruiting...
  • 1 day 6 hr ago
  • Hits: 1

Video: Jerome Kersey impressed by Trail Blazers, but could they compete with his early 90s teams?

Oregon Live: Behind The Blazers Beat (Pete Christopher | pchristopher@oregonian.com) — Jerome Kersey discusses the Blazers season, their playoff potential, and how this squad would compete with his own teams of the late 80s and early 90s.
  • 1 day 6 hr ago
  • Hits: 1

Trail Blazers survived Game 1 with little production from Mo Williams, but will need more from sixth man to win series

Oregon Live: Behind The Blazers Beat (Joe Freeman | jfreeman@oregonian.com) — Williams, the Blazers' important sixth man, had one of his least productive performances of the season in Game 1 and is looking forward to another chance to face the Rockets.
  • 1 day 6 hr ago
  • Hits: 1

Rockets look to get James Harden going, slow LaMarcus Aldridge in Game 2 vs. Trail Blazers

Oregon Live: Behind The Blazers Beat (Mike Tokito | mtokito@oregonian.com) — Harden vows to be more aggressive, saying he settled for too many jump shots early in Game 1.
  • 1 day 7 hr ago
  • Hits: 1

Quick: The speech that resurrected the Trail Blazers and revealed their character

Oregon Live: Behind The Blazers Beat (Jason Quick | jquick@oregonian.com) — In what turned out to be the low point of the season, Wesley Matthews addressed the team after a loss in Orlando which redirected their focus and sparked a 9-1 finish and a 1-0 lead over Houston...
  • 1 day 7 hr ago
  • Hits: 1

LaMarcus Aldridge expecting more Dwight Howard on defense, not expecting another 46 and 18 night

Oregon Live: Behind The Blazers Beat (Sean Meagher | smeagher@oregonian.com) — "It's the playoffs," Trail Blazers forward LaMarcus Aldridge said Tuesday. "Teams make changes and we're going to try to be ready for anything."
  • 1 day 7 hr ago
  • Hits: 1

Trail Blazers' Terry Stotts on NBA Coach of Year results: 'They could give (it) to Pop every year'

Oregon Live: Behind The Blazers Beat (Joe Freeman | jfreeman@oregonian.com) — The Blazers' coach finishes sixth in NBA Coach of the Year voting -- but second on The Oregonian's ballot -- and praises Gregg Popovich of the San Antonio Spurs, who won the award.
  • 1 day 9 hr ago
  • Hits: 1
Blog Articles

LaMarcus Aldridge, Dwight Howard duel to 53-53 halftime tie in Trail Blazers-Rockets Game 2

Oregon Live: Behind The Blazers Beat (Mike Richman | mrichman@oregonian.com) — The Houston Rockets and Portland Trail Blazers are 53-53 at halftime of Game 2 of their Western Conference playoff matchup. LaMarcus Aldridge (23 points) and Dwight Howard (25 points) are engaged...
  • New: 53 min ago

Houston Rockets 31, Portland Trail Blazers 23: 1st quarter update

Oregon Live (Mike Richman | mrichman@oregonian.com) — Dwight Howard got out to a dominant start making his first six shots and scoring the Rockets' first 13 points. Howard finished with 19 points and 5 rebounds in the first.
  • New: 1 hr 43 min ago

Portland Trail Blazers vs Houston Rockets: Live updates from Game 2

Oregon Live (Sean Meagher | smeagher@oregonian.com) — Jump into the comments section for live updates and discussion from Game 2 of Blazers-Rockets.
  • New: 4 hr 1 min ago

Top 10 Trail Blazers stories leading up to Game 2 with Houston Rockets (links)

Oregon Live (Tim Brown | tbrown@oregonian.com) — While you wait for the Game 2 to get started, here are the Top 10 Trail Blazers stories on OregonLive.com leading up to tipoff.
  • New: 4 hr 41 min ago

Trail Blazers-Rockets: Oregon State's Mike Riley shows Rip City support with Brandon Roy jersey

Oregon Live (Seth Prince | sprince@oregonian.com) — The Blazers love extends beyond Corvallis, to Eugene, where Keanan Lowe is trying to recruit more Rip City fans any chance he gets.
  • New: 4 hr 57 min ago

NBA sets tipoff time for Trail Blazers-Rockets Game 5, if it's necessary

Oregon Live: Behind The Blazers Beat (Joel Odom | jodom@oregonian.com) — Game 5 in Houston is set for 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, April 30.
  • New: 5 hr 46 min ago

Trail Blazers links: What they're saying heading into Game 2

Oregon Live (Sean Meagher | smeagher@oregonian.com) — A look around the web for the latest Portland Trail Blazers links.
  • New: 8 hr 25 min ago

Rockets confident even as they face 'must-win' Game 2 against Trail Blazers

Oregon Live: Behind The Blazers Beat (Mike Tokito | mtokito@oregonian.com) — Jeremy Lin rejoins the team after missing Tuesday's practice with flu-like symptoms.
  • New: 9 hr 52 min ago

Trail Blazers shootaround: Other playoff series serve as reminders for Portland to stay focused

Oregon Live (Mike Tokito | mtokito@oregonian.com) — The Blazers have watched as Game 1 winners around the league have fallen in Game 2.
  • New: 10 hr 27 min ago

Trail Blazers-Rockets: Which team will win Game 2? (poll)

Oregon Live: Behind The Blazers Beat (Tim Brown | tbrown@oregonian.com) — Can Portland take a commanding 2-0 series lead, or will Houston bounce back and even the series at 1-1?
  • 13 hr 41 min ago

Trail Blazers-Rockets playoff guide: It's time for Game 2 in Houston

Oregon Live: Behind The Blazers Beat (Seth Prince | sprince@oregonian.com) — Highlights of our coverage of the first-round playoff series, with Game 2 coming Wednesday night in Houston.
  • 15 hr 41 min ago

Portland Trail Blazers at Houston Rockets, Game 2 preview

Oregon Live: Behind The Blazers Beat (Mike Tokito | mtokito@oregonian.com) — The Blazers lead the series 1-0, with Game 2 set for 6:30 p.m. Wednesday in Houston.
  • 20 hr 40 min ago

Trail Blazers know Rockets will be plenty motivated for Game 2

Oregon Live (Sean Meagher | smeagher@oregonian.com) — "We stole Game 1," Trail Blazers point guard Damian Lillard said Tuesday. "We're just expecting them to come out and play really hard and with a lot of energy."
  • 1 day 5 hr ago

Trail Blazers: LaMarcus Aldridge on Game 1, recruiting Kevin Durant on the Dan Patrick Show (video)

Oregon Live: Behind The Blazers Beat (Sean Meagher | smeagher@oregonian.com) — Trail Blazers power forward LaMarcus Aldridge joined the Dan Patrick Show Tuesday to talk about his 46 points and 18 rebounds in Sunday's Game 1 win over the Rockets, Dwight Howard, recruiting...
  • 1 day 6 hr ago
  • Hits: 1

Video: Jerome Kersey impressed by Trail Blazers, but could they compete with his early 90s teams?

Oregon Live: Behind The Blazers Beat (Pete Christopher | pchristopher@oregonian.com) — Jerome Kersey discusses the Blazers season, their playoff potential, and how this squad would compete with his own teams of the late 80s and early 90s.
  • 1 day 6 hr ago
  • Hits: 1

Trail Blazers survived Game 1 with little production from Mo Williams, but will need more from sixth man to win series

Oregon Live: Behind The Blazers Beat (Joe Freeman | jfreeman@oregonian.com) — Williams, the Blazers' important sixth man, had one of his least productive performances of the season in Game 1 and is looking forward to another chance to face the Rockets.
  • 1 day 6 hr ago
  • Hits: 1

Rockets look to get James Harden going, slow LaMarcus Aldridge in Game 2 vs. Trail Blazers

Oregon Live: Behind The Blazers Beat (Mike Tokito | mtokito@oregonian.com) — Harden vows to be more aggressive, saying he settled for too many jump shots early in Game 1.
  • 1 day 7 hr ago
  • Hits: 1

Quick: The speech that resurrected the Trail Blazers and revealed their character

Oregon Live: Behind The Blazers Beat (Jason Quick | jquick@oregonian.com) — In what turned out to be the low point of the season, Wesley Matthews addressed the team after a loss in Orlando which redirected their focus and sparked a 9-1 finish and a 1-0 lead over Houston...
  • 1 day 7 hr ago
  • Hits: 1

LaMarcus Aldridge expecting more Dwight Howard on defense, not expecting another 46 and 18 night

Oregon Live: Behind The Blazers Beat (Sean Meagher | smeagher@oregonian.com) — "It's the playoffs," Trail Blazers forward LaMarcus Aldridge said Tuesday. "Teams make changes and we're going to try to be ready for anything."
  • 1 day 7 hr ago
  • Hits: 1

Trail Blazers' Terry Stotts on NBA Coach of Year results: 'They could give (it) to Pop every year'

Oregon Live: Behind The Blazers Beat (Joe Freeman | jfreeman@oregonian.com) — The Blazers' coach finishes sixth in NBA Coach of the Year voting -- but second on The Oregonian's ballot -- and praises Gregg Popovich of the San Antonio Spurs, who won the award.
  • 1 day 9 hr ago
  • Hits: 1