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The Portland Trail Blazers (23-21) are looking for its fifth straight home victory when Portland hosts the Indiana Pacers (24-20) on Thursday night.
The Blazers are coming off a 118-111 win over the Phoenix Suns on Tuesday as Portland snapped a three-game losing streak. In the win, Damian Lillard had 31 points, five rebounds and seven assists. CJ McCollum added 27 points.
Portland is now 11-10 at home this season.
As for the Pacers, Indiana has won three in a row after its most recent W coming on Monday night with the Pacers beating the Jazz, 109-94.
Victor Oladipo had 28 points to go along with six rebounds and six assists. On the season, Oladipo is averaging 24.3 points and 5.2 rebounds per contest.
As a team, the Pacers have the sixth best offense in the league with points per possession right now.
For Thursday’s injury reports, the Pacers will be without center Myles Turner vs. the Blazers. Turner has been out with a ligament sprain and muscle strain in his right elbow. He suffered the injury on January 8th vs. the Bucks. The Pacers have gone with a small ball lineup starting Domantas Sabonis at center with Turner out.
Indiana will also be without Robinson III (Left ankle surgery rehabilitation) and Edmond Sumner (Left knee surgery rehabilitation). The Blazers are not reporting any injuries.
Thursday’s game will be the final meeting of two between Portland and Indiana this season. Portland won the first matchup at Indiana, 114-96, back on October 20th. It was the Trail Blazers second game of the season and second straight win.
Our coverage of the Trail Blazers and Pacers game starts at 6:00pm on Thursday night with Rip City Live as Dan Sheldon, Dwight Jaynes, and Orlando Williams get you set for all of the action.
You can catch all the postgame reaction and interviews from the Trail Blazers locker room live on Talkin' Ball immediately after the game on NBCSportsNorthwest.
Where: Moda Center, Portland OR
Television: NBCS Northwest
Live NBC Sports Northwest coverage: Rip City Live (6:00pm), Talkin' Ball (Immediately after the Blazers postgame show)
Live streaming of the game: Watch the game on your phone on the NBC Sports App. Download the app at http://www.nbcsports.com/sports-mobile . Or check out NBCSportsNorthwest.com/BlazersStream online.
Live streaming coverage on Facebook: The Scoop Pregame Show streams at noon at Facebook.com/NBCSNorthwest. The Scoop Postgame Show will stream immediately after the game at Facebook.com/NBCSNorthwest.
Radio: Rip City Radio 620