Through 1 Quarter
The experts predicted a victory for the Golden State Warriors, but it’s no sure thing at this point. a win is still up for grabs for either team after one quarter, but they are up 26-23 over the Portland Trail Blazers
The Dubs haven’t had any offensive standouts so far with all players held to eight points or fewer. Portland has been relying on the performance of small forward Nassir Little, who has ten points in addition to three rebounds.
Portland @ Golden State
Current Records: Portland 11-14; Golden State 20-4
What to Know
After a four-game homestand, the Portland Trail Blazers will be on the road. They will square off against the Golden State Warriors at 10 p.m. ET on Wednesday at Chase Center. Golden State will be strutting in after a win while the Trail Blazers will be stumbling in from a loss.
Portland ended up a good deal behind the Los Angeles Clippers when they played on Monday, losing 102-90. Despite the defeat, Portland got a solid performance out of center Jusuf Nurkic, who had 31 points in addition to five rebounds.
Meanwhile, Golden State took their contest at home on Monday with ease, bagging a 126-95 victory over the Orlando Magic. The matchup was pretty much decided by the half, when the score had already reached 65-44. Golden State’s point guard Stephen Curry did his thing and shot 7-for-13 from downtown and finished with 31 points and eight assists.
The Trail Blazers are the clear underdogs, so they’re hoping it’s the size of the fight that determines this one. Those betting on them against the spread shouldn’t have high expectations for them since the team is 0-6 ATS when expected to lose.
Portland is now 11-14 while the Warriors sit at 20-4. A couple defensive stats to keep in the back of your head while watching: Portland has allowed their opponents to shoot 47.60% from the floor on average, which is the second highest shooting percentage allowed in the league. Golden State’s defense has more to brag about, as they they have been holding their opponents to a field goal percentage of 42.40%, which places them first in the league. So the cards are definitely stacked in their favor.
How To Watch
When: Wednesday at 10 p.m. ETWhere: Chase Center — San Francisco, CaliforniaTV: ESPNOnline streaming: fuboTV (Try for free. Regional restrictions may apply.)Follow: CBS Sports AppTicket Cost: $71.00
The Warriors are a big 14.5-point favorite against the Trail Blazers, according to the latest NBA odds.
The oddsmakers had a good feel for the line for this one, as the game opened with the Warriors as a 14-point favorite.
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Golden State have won 25 out of their last 35 games against Portland.
Nov 26, 2021 – Golden State 118 vs. Portland 103Mar 03, 2021 – Portland 108 vs. Golden State 106Jan 03, 2021 – Golden State 137 vs. Portland 122Jan 01, 2021 – Portland 123 vs. Golden State 98Jan 20, 2020 – Portland 129 vs. Golden State 124Dec 18, 2019 – Portland 122 vs. Golden State 112Nov 04, 2019 – Golden State 127 vs. Portland 118May 20, 2019 – Golden State 119 vs. Portland 117May 18, 2019 – Golden State 110 vs. Portland 99May 16, 2019 – Golden State 114 vs. Portland 111May 14, 2019 – Golden State 116 vs. Portland 94Feb 13, 2019 – Portland 129 vs. Golden State 107Dec 29, 2018 – Golden State 115 vs. Portland 105Dec 27, 2018 – Portland 110 vs. Golden State 109Nov 23, 2018 – Golden State 125 vs. Portland 97Mar 09, 2018 – Portland 125 vs. Golden State 108Feb 14, 2018 – Portland 123 vs. Golden State 117Dec 11, 2017 – Golden State 111 vs. Portland 104Apr 24, 2017 – Golden State 128 vs. Portland 103Apr 22, 2017 – Golden State 119 vs. Portland 113Apr 19, 2017 – Golden State 110 vs. Portland 81Apr 16, 2017 – Golden State 121 vs. Portland 109Jan 29, 2017 – Golden State 113 vs. Portland 111Jan 04, 2017 – Golden State 125 vs. Portland 117Dec 17, 2016 – Golden State 135 vs. Portland 90Nov 01, 2016 – Golden State 127 vs. Portland 104May 11, 2016 – Golden State 125 vs. Portland 121May 09, 2016 – Golden State 132 vs. Portland 125May 07, 2016 – Portland 120 vs. Golden State 108May 03, 2016 – Golden State 110 vs. Portland 99May 01, 2016 – Golden State 118 vs. Portland 106Apr 03, 2016 – Golden State 136 vs. Portland 111Mar 11, 2016 – Golden State 128 vs. Portland 112Feb 19, 2016 – Portland 137 vs. Golden State 105Jan 08, 2016 – Golden State 128 vs. Portland 108
Injury Report for Golden State
Andre Iguodala: Out (Knee)Klay Thompson: Out (Achilles)James Wiseman: Out (Knee)
Injury Report for Portland
Damian Lillard: Out (Abdomen)CJ McCollum: Out (Chest)Cody Zeller: Out (Quadriceps)Anfernee Simons: Out (Ankle)