End of 3: Bucks 70, Blazers 68. Lillard has 24 points. Aldridge with 17 and 13. Brandon Knight with 18 points to lead MIL.
Blazers haven't done a very good job of rotating to Khris Middleton, 39 percent 3-point shooter. He's 4/4 from deep tonight.
Prediction: Now that they've lost Giannis, Bucks will beat Blazers on Dudley turnaround granny shot.
Damian Lillard commits the Blazers' 13th turnover of the night.
In his first career start, Thomas Robinson has done everything Blazers could have wanted: 9 pts, 9 rebs, hustle, few if any poor decisions
Ayres and Baynes are so going to get minutes Fri & Sat vs. Blazers and Mavs.
Blazers are shooting 38% and have 10 turnovers, but lead 43-41 at halftime over Milwaukee
Giannis rolled left ankle as he went up. Bucks had to foul to stop action. HT: Blazers 43, Bucks 41. Portland ends half on 14-2 run.
Half: Blazers 43, Bucks 41. Lillard has 17 points, 3 rebounds. Brandon Knight and Giannis each with 10 for the Bucks.
Blazers up 43-41 at the half.
Just when you think the Blazers can't throw a more hideous pass ... somebody one-ups his teammate
Blazers are a mess right now.
A deep 3 by Lillard brings Blazers within 39-34. Bucks had lead up to 10 but quick 5-0 spurt by Portland.
Damian Lillard working hard to keep the Blazers close. 15 points now for him. 39-34 Bucks with 4:23 left in the first half.
So far, this is easily one of -- of not the -- worst Blazers performances this season. Sloppy passes, bad decisions. Bucks lead 39-29.
Bucks are athletic, they work hard on D and they are well-coached. Blazers struggling to find footing in this game. 35-26 Bucks 6:54 Q2.
Ex-Blazers Jerryd Bayless scores for Bucks. Bayless leads NBA with almost unbelievable .980 FT pct. -- 48 for 49
End of 1: Bucks 25, Blazers 18. Lillard with 7. Aldridge with 6. Bucks shooting 61 percent. 9 of their 18 shots have come in restricted area
End of one: Bucks 25, Blazers 18. Bucks shooting 61% and Portland at 31%. Knight and Mayo both played entire first quarter.
Super Cool Breeze the first wing off the bench for the Blazers.
Trail Blazers are 11-2 at home so far.
Thomas Robinson is starting at center for Blazers. Stotts likes Kaman-Blake combo coming off the bench.
Blazers coach Terry Stotts would not reveal if Chris Kaman or Joel Freeland would start in place of injured Robin Lopez. Stay tuned.
I wish the Blazers had a 3/4 off the bench who could d a bit/ score like D Carroll or W Chandler. Wish Claver could shoot.
ESPN just showed video of Andre Miller dunking with the Cavs in 2001 and with the Blazers in 2010. So it has been done.