• Heat Check : Portland Trail Blazers

    13 days ago - By SLAMonline

    The Portland Trail Blazers were one of the banged up squads that were afforded the chance to recover over the course of the layoff and we're not just talking about Jusuf Nurkic and Zach Collins either.
    Damian Lillard, too, fresh off of a groin injury in February, was only just playing himself back into game shape when the hiatus began. Lillard's March numbers paled in comparison to the herculean effort he had posted previously .
    With Lillard compromised, McCollum raised his own game in March, raising the 22.2 points and 4.2 assists per game he averaged before the month began to 25.8 and...
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