The Kings are making their move in the third. Trail the Blazers 76-67.
In basketball news, Blazers shooting 51.1 percent in the first half, including 6-15 (40%) from 3. Lillard didn't attempt a 3 in the 1st half
Blazers up 64-50 at half. 51% from the field, 40 percent from 3. Good half for the away team. Matthews and LA with 14 apiece.
Halftime: Blazers 64, Kings 50 - Aldridge and Matthews 14 each. Lillard 12pts, 4ast, 3rebs; Gay and McLemore had 12 each for Sac.
Mike Rice was waiting his whole career for Alonzo Gee to be on the Blazers.
Batum foul trouble leads to Alonzo Gee's first meaningful Blazers minutes. He's checking Rudy Gay.
Blazers only had 1 turnover in the first quarter. They have two in the first 90 seconds of the second.
Great sequence from McLemore and just like that the Kings cut the Blazers lead to 6.
Blazers up 34-23 after 1. 10 for Aldridge. 9 for Matthews.
1st quarter could have been a lot worse. Blazers lead Kings 34-23 after ugly start, Kings shot 35% for much of quarter, now at 44%
Ball movement leading to a corner three. The Stotts dream realized on that Blazers possession.
Blazers offense looking very nice.
Andre Miller takes Lillard into the post and scores. It's still Dre Day. Meanwhile, Blazers up 27-17 with 2:47 left in the 1st Q
27-13 Blazers. 19-2 run.
Now a 13-0 Blazers run.