If you already get NBCS Northwest on your TV at home, but you are not able to be home during a Trail Blazers game, you can now stream the game live at the NBC Sports App. You can download the NBC Sports App at www.nbcsports.com/sports-mobile. Or, you can stream the game online at our live stream page, NBCSportsNorthwest.com/BlazersStream.
The Portland Trail Blazers (16-13) conclude its five game road trip on Monday night as the Blazers face the Minnesota Timberwolves (17-13) and look to go 4-1 on this trip with a victory.
Portland defeated the Charlotte Hornets 93-91 on Saturday night behind CJ McCollum’s 25 points and Damian Lillard’s 18 points and 11 assists.
It has been the Blazers’ defense that has come up big during Portland’s three-game winning streak. The Trail Blazers have held their last three opponents to 95 points or fewer.
Portland is now 9-5 away from the Moda Center this season.
Minnesota is coming off of a 108-106 loss to the Phoenix Suns on Saturday night at home. As a team, the T-Wolves shot 42 percent from the field in the loss to the Suns.
Karl-Anthony Towns finished with 28 points, 11 rebounds and four assists on Saturday.
Minnesota holds a 10-6 record at home this season.
This is the first of four meetings between the Blazers and Timberwolves this season as both teams are currently battling for the fourth spot in the Western Conference standings.
Portland took the season series vs. Minnesota last season with a 3-1 record.
The Blazers are not reporting any injuries for Monday’s game and as for the Timberwolves, Minnesota will be without forward Nemanja Bjelica, who has missed the last 12 games with a sprained left foot. The T-Wolves could be without Jimmy Butler on Monday night after Butler injured his back in Saturday’s game vs. Phonies.
You can catch our pregame coverage of the Blazers and Timberwolves game with Rip City Live at 4:00pm on Monday as Dan Sheldon, Dwight Jaynes, and Orlando Williams get you set for all of the action.
And if you can’t get to a TV, you can check out our live streaming pregame coverage with The Scoop Pregame Show streaming on your mobile phone, tablet, or computer at 4:30pm at Facebook.com/NBCSNorthwest.
Blazers breathe sigh of relief
Where: Target Center, Minneapolis MN
Television: NBCS Northwest
Live NBC Sports Northwest coverage: Rip City Live (4:00pm), 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 4:30pm at Facebook.com/NBCSNorthwest. The Scoop Postgame Show will stream immediately after the game at Facebook.com/NBCSNorthwest.
Radio: Rip City Radio 620