PORTLAND, Erz – – Damian Lillard was played hard by the warriors throughout the game and had to make a difference

Lillard hit a deep 3-pointer at 13, still 7 seconds to give the Portland Trail Blazers a hard-fought 108-106 win over Golden State on Wednesday night

“Now is the time to force it, I have to create the opportunity, even if it’s a difficult one,” Lillard said of his thinking as the clock ran out. “Whatever happens, I have to Give it a little more gas and try to make a difference ”

Lillard and Carmelo Anthony each had 22 points for the blazers, which barely held up most of the way after the Warriors took an early lead

Stephen Curry led the Warriors with 35 points. His 3-pointer gave Golden State the lead with 3:57

Choked by the Warriors in the first three quarters, Lillard made a 3 that took it to 103 before Draymond Green’s 3 put Golden State in 1:43 lead

Lillard took free throws to get Portland within a point and then hit a 29-foot-foot to give the Blazers a lead of 108-106 with 13 seconds 7 more. He took an indictment from Green about what to do an unsuccessful challenge led by Golden State, and Portland won the second in a row after losing four games

“He hit a huge shot, a deep shot,” said Warriors coach Steve Kerr. “This is what he does. This is the kind of player he is. Even on a bad night, he can get going anytime.” Therefore, you must remain vigilant for the entire 48 (minutes)”

The warriors were without Kelly Oubre Jr Oubre was injured in training on Tuesday due to a sprained wrist, averaging 155 points and 59 rebounds per game. Kent Bazemore made his first start of the season in Oubre’s place

All eyes were on the matchup between Lillard and Curry, who are among the top scorers in the NBA.Lillard entered the league in third place at 296 points per game, just ahead of Curry at 295. Washington security guard Bradley Beal tops the list at 32 an9

“He’s a great competitor and never thinks he’s out of a game and he’s always ready to sit on the line to make the game on both ends,” Blazer’s manager Terry Stotts said of Lillard “I think these last two games speak volumes for the type of player he is”

The Warriors took a 15-2 lead. Portland dropped out and joined the game at 26 before the end of the opening quarter with Rodney Hood’s 3-pointer Curry having 16 points in the period and 23 for the half
Hood’s Floater put Portland in the lead at 30:29 early in the second quarter, but the Blazers couldn’t pull back and Golden State led 56:55 at halftime
The teams battled for the lead the rest of the way Anfernee Simons put Portland in the lead with a 3-pointer 87-84 earlier in the last quarter. The game was intermittent with Gary Trent Jr From Portland Hot and Juan Toscano-Anderson exchange words

Warriors: Round two rookie draft pick G Nico Mannion and G Jordan Poole arrived in Portland the day ahead of the team after being promoted from the G League Santa Cruz Warriors team, which is taking part in Shootaround Wednesday morning “These guys are ready to mature, have you watched them?” the sophomore security guard, Mychal Mulder, asked earlier in the day

Trail Blazer: It was the third and final meeting between the teams that season they shared the previous two, with Portland winning the first and the Warriors winning the second – powered by Curry’s 62 points the game could be in the tight leaderboard of the Westerns Conference tiebreaker consequences have Portland is 9-9 against western opponents

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