News

Blazers come up short in chance to clinch in Houston

Blazers come up short in chance to clinch in Houston

Photo: KPUG

The Portland Trail Blazers dropped Game 5 of their playoff series in Houston Wednesday night falling to the Rockets 108-98.  Portland still leads the series 3-games-to-2.

Dwight Howard led the Rockets with 22 points and 14 rebounds in the win.  Jeremy Lin added 21.

Wesley Matthews had a game-high 27 in the loss for the Blazers.

Portland has another chance to clinch hosting Game 6 Friday night.

(KPUG Newsroom)

 

 

Recent Headlines

in National

Thanksgiving grease cooks up plumbing disasters

Fresh
turkey

Thanksgiving is a royal pain in the U.S. drain.

in Sports

NFL offers Thanksgiving tripleheader on KPUG

Fresh
A football before the first half of an NFL preseason football game between the Green Bay Packers and the Seattle Seahawks Friday, Aug. 23, 2013, in Green Bay, Wis.

Tripleheader: Bears at Lions, Eagles at the Cowboys and the Seahawks at the 49ers in the finale! Tune it all in NOW on KPUG.

in National

Ebola survivors thankful for ‘second chance’

ebola

Six of the nine Ebola patients treated in the U.S. met for the first time.

in National

Thanksgiving travel at a 7-year high

gas

More than 46 million Americans are expected to travel over the holiday weekend.

in Black Friday, National

History of the holiday: Thanksgiving

14-overlay1

Thanksgiving celebrations date back to the first European settlements in America, but it wasn't until the 1860s that it was declared a national holiday.