The Portland Trail Blazers beat out the Phoenix Suns with a 48-point deficit in the #NBA season opener game on Wednesday with a final score of 124-76. The Trail Blazers fared fine without him. That group produced a plus-11.3 net rating in 419 minutes past year, and Portland went 14-6 in the 20 games during which all three were healthy enough to play.
The Blazers averaged 48.9 percent shooting from the field, 58.3 percent in three-point shooting, with 18 turnovers and 73 rebounds. Phoenix was 1 for 11 from 3-point range in the first two quarters to the Blazers' 7 of 13. Lillard had nine points and three assists in the quarter. But that wasn't the worst of it.
The new-look Jazz - without Gordon Hayward and George Hill - trailed most of the night before Alec Burks took over with a spectacular fourth quarter.
Portland's bench outscored Phoenix's 61-26.
"We can't use age as an excuse", Watson said.
"Portland came in here and basically kicked our butts as bad as they could", Watson said.
Manager Koeman backed by Everton board despite poor start
Koeman's side are bottom of Group E, three points adrift of leaders Atlanta, having failed to win either of their opening matches. Kevin Mirallas, Tom Davies and Davy Klaassen all start for Everton in tonight's Europa League clash against Lyon .
The Suns'worst loss of last season was by 40 points to the Los Angeles Clippers.
The NBA has made a decision to suspend Portland Trail Blazers shooting guard C.J. McCollum for the season-opener for leaving the bench during a preseason game, per ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski. To lose a player that can get you 20 points or more or any night at ease will be tough to handle, and the Blazers will have to step up and either get those points from somewhere else, or play some tough defense.
Suns: Len sat out the game with a sprained left ankle. Tip-off is scheduled for 7 p.m. with pregame coverage beginning 30 minutes earlier on 98.7 FM, Arizona's Sports Station.
Simmons, the 2016 No. 1 pick who missed all last season with a foot injury, had 18 points and 10 rebounds.
Overall, the Suns have won 13 of the past 17 meetings.
The 24-year-old quarterback said his knee was feeling fine the day after his first practice, though he wasn't taking any hits. If we're not being smart and I'm not doing whatever it takes to get to the race, I'll never be able to run the race.
Veterans groups said they had no quarrel with how presidents have recognized the fallen or their families. Dillon Baldridge , who was killed by an Afghan police officer in a "suspected insider attack" in June.
Mayor Richard Berry even tried to appeal to Amazon founder Jeff Bezos's Albuquerque roots and has said we are the right fit. According to officials, Amazon employees would have the option to live and work in different cities throughout the state.
Congress to approve grants and loans to help rebuild Puerto Rico after it was devastated by Hurricane Maria a month ago. Trump had previously raised concerns on the island by warning that federal aid for Puerto Rico will not be open-ended.
Starting in place of Frederik Andersen, McElhinney stopped 15 shots in the third period to hold off the Red Wings. Louis' Kyle Brodziak caused Chicago's Ryan Hartman to contact Allen before the puck crossed the goal line.
In that same warning, the ambassador said North Korea would show peace toward any country that does not cooperate with the U.S. That's because the United States and North Korea are locked in a nuclear standoff that has raised the genuine prospect of war.
Piper Jaffray Companies set a $50.00 price target on Wells Fargo & and gave the company a "hold" rating in a report on Sunday. BidaskClub upgraded shares of Wells Fargo & from a sell rating to a hold rating in a research note on Thursday, June 29th.
Based upon the camera angle, it's tough to tell just how far out of his auto Swinford was able to get before the fight. The collision also damaged Cullen's steering, and he coasted through the infield and stopped on the front straight.
Melo revealed that he had only spoken to Jackson face-to-face twice and felt that Jackson was pushing him out. He tells Stein that he still didn't want to stick around in NY even after Jackson's firing in June.
Hard Facts About PayPal Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:PYPL)
Stelac Advisory Services LLC purchased a new position in shares of PayPal Holdings during the first quarter valued at $119,000. The stock is now moving above its 20-Day Simple Moving Average of 2.16% with a 50-Day Simple Moving Average of 6.67 percent.
Suspect in officer's death rubs feces on face, halts trial
On Thursday, deputies told ABC News that Judge Herman would not allow anyone to sit next to Boys, fearing he would act out again. Matthew Vogel, a staff attorney with the Orleans Public Defenders, said Boys was next of kin for both of his relatives.
Draymond Green strains knee as Warriors lose opener
Losing their season opener won't really be a big deal for the defending champion Golden State Warriors moving forward. Fellow Warriors forward Omri Casspi, who suffered an ankle sprain, also exited early.
See Uranus with your naked eye tonight
Luckily, skies are expected to be clear tonight, so you should be able to see Uranus with the naked eye. Thanks to its being at opposition, Uranus will be visible nearly with the naked eye from Earth .
Amazon's Newest, Biggest Wind Farm Now Up and Running
The wind farm in northwestern Texas Scurry County has more than 100 wind turbines, each more than 300 feet tall. Amazon is now operating 18 wind and solar projects around the US and says it has plans for 35 more.