Utah Jazz vs. Trail Blazers blog: love ’em & hate ’em

Jazz vs. Trailblazers

NWSB managing editor Q brings us his Love Em & Hate Em recap from Wednesday night’s game between the Utah Jazz vs. Portland Trail Blazers. The Jazz came to Portland and thumped the Blazers. Nolan Smith scored 16 points but when you are starting at point guard it simply isn’t good enough to only score. Jonny Flynn dished out seven assists compared to just two turnovers.

Jazz vs. Trail Blazers Betting Odds & Handicapping Preview April 18

LaMarucs Aldridge, Jamal Crawford

Jason Green weighs in with his Utah Jazz vs. Portland Trail Blazers Wednesday NBA basketball Preview and a free nba prediction to boot. Tonight the spread favors the Jazz by -4. The over/under is set at 198. The Blazers are 10-21 ATS in their last 31 games as an underdog. With playoff hopes dashed, look for rookies Nolan Smith and Luke Babbitt to contribute more to the team while Wesley Matthews and Jamal Crawford will have to continue to play well.

Trail Blazers vs. Phoenix Suns blog: love ’em & hate ’em

Trailblazers vs. Suns

NWSB managing editor Q brings us his Love Em & Hate Em recaps Monday night’s game between the Portland Trail Blazers vs. Phoenix Suns. The Blazers are officially out of the running for the 2012 playoffs. Coach Canales has been preaching defense, so he had to be extremely disappointed in last night’s effort. You could make a solid argument that J.J. Hickson has been Portland’s best player.

Trail Blazers vs. Suns betting odds & handicapping preview April 16

Trail Blazers vs. Suns

Jason Green weighs in with his Portland Trailblazers vs. Phoenix Suns Monday NBA basketball Preview and a free nba prediction to boot. Tonight the spread favors the Suns by -10.5. The over/under is set at 200.5. The Blazers are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 road games. These 2 teams have split the season series with each blowing out the other on their home floor.

Trail Blazers vs. Sacramento Kings blog: love ’em & hate ’em

Blazers vs. Kings Love 'em & Hate 'em

NWSB managing editor Q brings us his Love Em & Hate Em recaps Sunnday night’s game between the Portland Trail Blazers vs. Sacramento Kings. The Blazers are officially out of the running for the 2012 playoffs after dropping a close one to the Kings. The team is further decimated with injuries with Nicolas Batum and Raymond Felton aggravating previous injuries.

Trail Blazers vs. Kings betting odds & handicapping preview April 15

Trailblazers vs. Kings

Jason Green weighs in with his Portland Trailblazers vs. Sacramento Kings Sunday NBA basketball Preview and a free nba prediction to boot. Tonight the spread favors the Kings by -3. The over/under is set at 207.5. The Blazers are 5-1 ATS in the last 6 games facing the Kings in Sacramento. Raymond Felton, Wesley Matthews, and 6th man Jamal Crawford all scored in double figures in the Blazers last loss to the Mavs.

Mavericks vs. Trail Blazers betting odds & handicapping preview April 13

Wesley Matthews

Jason Green weighs in with his Dallas Mavericks vs. Portland Trailblazers Friday NBA basketball Preview and a free nba prediction to boot. Tonight the spread favors the Mavs by -2. The over/under is set at 191. Jamal Crawford and J.J. Hickson combined for 57 points in the Blazers most recent win. They along with guards Wesley Matthews and Raymond Felton will have to take up the scoring slack with LaMarcus Aldridge out.

Golden State Warriors vs. Trail Blazers blog: love ’em & hate ’em

Warriors vs. Trail Blazers

NWSB managing editor Q brings us his Love Em & Hate Em recap from Wednesday night’s game between the Golden State Warriors vs. Portland Trail Blazers. J.J. Hickson started in place of star forward LaMarcus Aldridge and scored a game-high 23 points and had 13 rebounds. Aldridge is nursing a sore right hip. Jamal Crawford scored 21 points off the bench in the first half.

Warriors vs. Trail Blazers betting odds & handicapping preview April 11

Golden State vs Portland

Jason Green weighs in with his Golden State Warriors vs. Portland Trailblazers Wednesday NBA basketball Preview and a free nba prediction to boot. Tonight the spread and the over/under are OFF. The Blazers are 2-5 ATS in their last 7 home games. Tonight they look to put away the young and scrappy Golden State Warriors without their lone All-Star in LaMarcus Aldridge.

Houston Rockets vs. Trail Blazers blog: love ’em & hate ’em

Rockets vs. Trailblazers

NWSB managing editor Q brings us his Love Em & Hate Em recaps Monday night’s game between the Houston Rockets vs. Portland Trail Blazers. While the team is extremely unlikely to get a playoff berth at this point, it will be interesting to see if they keep fighting under Coach Canales. Golden State will travel to take on the Blazers in the Rose Garden Wednesday night.

Rockets vs. Trail Blazers betting odds & handicapping preview April 9th

Rockets vs. Trail Blazers

Jason Green weighs in with his Houston Rockets vs. Portland Trailblazers Monday NBA basketball Preview and a free nba prediction to boot. NBA odds for this matchup currently favor the Blazers by 3.5. The over/under is set at 196. The Blazers are 2-7 ATS in their last 9 games. A familiar face tonight, as Marcus Camby is in town. LaMarcus Aldridge had 21 points in the loss to the Bucks.

Trail Blazers vs. Milwaukee Bucks blog: love ’em & hate ’em

Trail Blazers vs. Bucks

NWSB managing editor Q brings us his Love Em & Hate Em recap from Saturday night’s game between the Portland Trail Blazers vs. Milwaukee Bucks. The Bucks knocked down 12 three-point jumpers in this one. Portland continually gave very good shooters open looks. Brandon Jennings, Beno Udrih, and Ersan Ilyasova combined to make 10 out of 13 shots from beyond the arc.