TSN TV Schedule TSN2 TV Schedule
NBA

Lillard, Aldridge lead Blazers to preseason win over Jazz

{eot}
The Canadian Press
10/12/2013 12:05:11 AM
Decrease Text SizeIncrease Text Size
Text Size

BOISE, Idaho -- Damian Lillard scored 23 points and LaMarcus Aldridge added 20 to lead the Portland Trail Blazers to their first win of the preseason, 96-86 over the Utah Jazz on Friday night.

Lillard, the NBA Rookie of the Year last season, had 15 points in the first half. Aldridge, who finished 8 of 9 from the field, scored 10 points in the third quarter for Portland (1-2).

Gordon Hayward led Utah (1-1) with 20 points and Enes Kanter added 11.

The matchup was the first between Lillard and Utah point guard Trey Burke, the consensus college player of the year last season at Michigan. Burke had seven points on 3-of-10 shooting.

Aldridge scored eight points in the first 3 minutes of the third quarter as Portland turned a nine-point halftime lead into a 63-45 advantage.

It was the first preseason game played in Boise since 2003.

23:53ET 11-10-13

Damian Lillard (Photo: The Canadian Press)

zoom

(Photo: The Canadian Press)
Share This

Share This

Add to FacebookAdd to DiggAdd to FarkAdd to TwitterAdd to Stumble UponAdd to Reddit
Print this Story


Big Tour
Social Media
twitter icon

Follow the Raptors and Raptor play-by-play man Matt Devlin on Twitter! Check out the latest Tweets!

Podcasts

TSN 1050: 1On1 With Will & Duane - April 13 2014

New 1On1 with Will & Duane discuss Raptors tying 47 wins, no playoffs for Knicks/Celtics/Lakers, Final Four wrap up and more news, views and truths.

TSN 1050: Macko & Cauz: April 8 - Michael Wilbon

Co-Host of ESPN's Pardon The Interruption, Michael Wilbon joins Macko & Cauz to talk Raptors and NCAA.

TSN 1050: Macko & Cauz: April 8 - Josh Lewenberg

TSN 1050 Raptors Beat Reporter Josh Lewenberg joined Macko & Cauz to discuss Jonas Valanciunas' arrest and what the team has to do come playoff time.


More Podcasts

© 2014
All rights reserved.
Bell Media Television