Three more exhibition games remain for the Portland Trail Blazers this preseason.
Saturday’s meeting between the Trail Blazers (1-1) and Phoenix Suns (1-1) is the only preseason matchup between the two this year. The teams will meet four times during the regular season with the first matchup slated for December 16th at Phoenix.
Saturday's game can be seen on the official network of the Trail Blazers, NBC Sports Northwest with Kevin Calabro, Lamar Hurd and Brooke Olzendam. Jordan Kent along with Dwight Jaynes and Jamie Hudson will also bring you a special halftime show live from Moda Center.
Saturday’s contest concludes the Blazers week of home preseason games. Next week Portland will have back-to-back games versus the Jazz and then the Nuggets.
For the Blazers, Jusuf Nurkic (left leg), Pau Gasol (left foot) and Nassir Little (left ankle) are out for Saturday's game.
The Suns will be without David Kramer (left tibia stress reaction). Tyler Johnson (migraine) is probable.
Portland was 3-0 against Phoenix last season, winning both home games and once down in the desert.
Here's how to watch Saturday's preseason game on TV and listen on the radio:
When: Saturday, Oct. 12, at 5 p.m. PT -- pregame coverage begins at 4 p.m.
TV Channel: NBC Sports Northwest
Live Stream: MyTeams App
Radio: NBC Sports Northwest Rip City Radio 620