If it ain't broke.... Three straight Aldridge left block turnarounds and the Blazers lead 83-76 with 1:25 left.
Things are getting tight in Phoenix. 77-76 Blazers. Join us in the kave for the final 3:03! http://t.co/lOJ4CbMI6e
2nd defensive 3 second call on the Blazers in the 4th.
Blazers have played pretty good defense to open the 4th. The offense still can't get it together.
Fun fact: Blazers starters all have a negative +/- over the last ten games. Tonight's no different
Suns 66, Blazers 60 - End 3: Aldridge 15pts (7-20), Lopez 10pts, Lillard 8pts (3-11). Portland shooting 35.7% (25-70). 25% in 2nd and 3rd.
Blazers 3-9 from the FT line, including 1-4 from Aldridge.
Blazers finally got some good ball movement on that possession and missed two very good looks.
Blazers looking stagnant on offense but the Suns are playing some great defense.
Blazers walking back after an offensive foul and Eric Bledsoe beats everyone down the floor for dunk plus a weak foul. Suns up 5.
Blazers score 18 points in the 2nd quarter. Bench started well but the starters struggled towards the end of the Q. 47-47 at halftime.
Blazers 8 for 27 in Q2.
Blazers and Suns tied at 47 at the half. Aldridge 12 pts (0-4 in 2nd Q), Lopez 6pts, 5rebs. Marc. Morris 12pts, 8rebs.
47-47 at the half. Not a great Q2 for the Blazers.
Suns get some shots to fall. Blazers go cold. Tie game. 3:23 left in the 1st half.
Five point swing as Kaman misses a layup and Gerald Green hits a wing three in transition on the other end. Blazers up 41-35, 5:44 2nd Q
The Blazers bench mob is +5 in a little over four minutes.
Blazers run the hammer out of a timeout. Steve Blake nails a corner three behind the Freeland back pick.
Blazers play a solid first quarter. Up 29-21 after 1. Aldridge with 12 points.
Blazers up 29-21 after 1: Aldridge 12pts (6-8). Blazers shooting 59.1 percent. Markieff Morris 7pts, 4rebs. Suns 42.9 FG%
The Blazers are shooting 66.7 percent (10-15) to open the game.
Suns starters: Bledsoe, Tucker, Marc Morris, Mark Morris, Len. Blazers: Lillard, Afflalo, Batum, Aldridge and Lopez
No surprise but all the Blazers here are available per Terry Stotts.
We're gonna be chatting in the Blazer Banter Kave tonight for Blazers-Suns. Only 12 games left in the regular season! http://t.co/bXeiUttuV9
The two all-stars were terrific in the 4th for the Blazers.
Aldridge and Lillard scored the last 14 points for the Blazers.
FINAL: Blazers 92, Jazz 89. Blazers stop five-game skid. With OKC losing, their NW division lead will be back at 5 games w/ 12 to go.