Portland Trail Blazers
The Sixers held off a furious late rally by the Portland Trail Blazers to pull out a 101-99 victory Saturday night.
Portland center Meyers Leonard and Philadelphia center Daniel Orton were each suspended for one game without pay by the NBA on Sunday for their altercation Saturday night.
The Portland Trail Blazers set a franchise record for 3-pointers with 21 in their 139-105 victory over the Philadelphia 76ers on Saturday night.
A Norristown native who spent nearly three decades behind the microphone calling NBA games for the Portland Trail Blazers is heading to the Basketball Hall of Fame later this year.
As the Portland Trail Blazers’ lead dwindled, coach Nate McMillan decided to pick up the pace.
Police say Charlotte Bobcats forward Dante Cunningham faces a drug-possession charge after police found a small amount of marijuana in his pickup during a traffic stop in suburban Philadelphia.
Wesley Matthews scored 17 of his 28 points in the first quarter, Gerald Wallace had a terrific all-around game and the Portland Trail Blazers beat the Philadelphia 76ers 110-101 on Saturday night.
Elton Brand scored 18 points while Jrue Holiday and Andres Nocioni added 11 each to help the Philadelphia 76ers beat the Portland Trail Blazers 88-79 on Tuesday night.