The Moda Center in Portland will host the NBA game between the Trail Blazers and the Cleveland Cavaliers, who are set to face off on Thursday, 12th of January, 11:00 PM EST. Portland is positioned at #11 in the standings of Western Conference with a 19-21 record, while their next opponents are occupying the 5th place in the Eastern Conference, after winning 26 and losing 16 so far.
Portland Trail Blazers vs Cleveland Cavaliers Head to Head
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The two franchises previously faced each other on November 23rd, with the Cleveland Cavaliers defeating the Portland Trail Blazers 114-96 at home. Donovan Mitchell had a great game and finished with 34 points, grabbing 2 rebounds, and providing 1 assist. It was Jusuf Nurkic who contributed the most for the Portland Trail Blazers with 22 points, 1 assist, and 6 rebounds. The balance across the last five meetings between the two teams shows a 2-3 superiority for the Cleveland Cavaliers. Those five games ended with an average of 224.2 points.
*Last 5 head-to-head games
Portland Trail Blazers Form
01-10-2023 01-08-2023 01-06-2023 01-04-2023 01-02-2023 12-30-2022 12-26-2022 12-23-2022 12-21-2022 12-19-2022 106:109vs Orlando Magic 117:105@ Toronto Raptors 108:99@ Indiana Pacers 113:106@ Minnesota Timberwolves 135:106vs Detroit Pistons 118:112@ Golden State Warriors 124:113vs Charlotte Hornets 120:107@ Denver Nuggets 101:98@ Oklahoma City Thunder 123:121@ Oklahoma City Thunder
The Portland Trail Blazers were last on the court against the Orlando Magic on Tuesday, January 10th, when they ended on the wrong side of a 106-109 score. The team’s main contributor in that clash was Damian Lillard, who ended up notching 30 points, assisting five times, and grabbing four rebounds. The team made 48.3% of their field goals, 84.2% of their free throws, and shot a dismal 17.1% from distance. The Trail Blazers are currently on a four-game losing streak, having won only two of the previous ten games while losing eight. The team is performing at a mediocre level at the Moda Center with a 9-7 home record for the season. The Portland Trail Blazers’ next game is scheduled for this coming Saturday at home against the Dallas Mavericks.
Portland Trail Blazers Averages this Season
- Points For112.10
- Points Against112.10
- Points Difference0.00
Field Goal Percentage
Free Throw Percentage
Portland Trail Blazers Standout Performer
In spite of being sidelined from 01/11 on, the franchise's best player this campaign has been Damian Lillard. He averages 27.4 points, 7.1 assists and 4.0 rebounds per 35.7 minutes spent on the floor.
Portland Trail Blazers Missing Players
- Nassir LittleHip
- Justise WinslowAnkle
Cleveland Cavaliers Form
01-10-2023 01-08-2023 01-06-2023 01-04-2023 01-02-2023 12-31-2022 12-29-2022 12-26-2022 12-23-2022 12-21-2022 116:114@ Utah Jazz 98:112@ Phoenix Suns 121:108@ Denver Nuggets 90:88vs Phoenix Suns 145:134vs Chicago Bulls 102:103@ Chicago Bulls 135:126@ Indiana Pacers 117:125vs Brooklyn Nets 107:118vs Toronto Raptors 114:106vs Milwaukee Bucks
In their previous game, the Cleveland Cavaliers met the Utah Jazz on Tuesday, January 10th. They lost 116-114 away from home. Donovan Mitchell led the Cavs, as he popped up with 46 points, 6 assists, and 5 rebounds. 46.7% of his team’s field goal attempts hit the basket. The Cavaliers roster also averaged 83.3% free throws and struggled from deep with 27.0% 3-point shooting on the night. The team is 5-5 in the last ten outings and currently on an one-game losing streak. The team holds an 8-12 balance when performing away from home this campaign. The Blazers’ next showing will be against the Minnesota Timberwolves on January 14, 2023, when they will travel to Target Center.
Cleveland Cavaliers Averages This Season
- Points For111.70
- Points Against106.90
- Points Difference4.80
Field Goal Percentage
Free Throw Percentage
Cleveland Cavaliers Standout Performer
Donovan Mitchell has been the Cleveland Cavaliers main weapon this season, averaging 29.3 points, 4.8 assists and 3.9 rebounds for 36.5 minutes of playing time.
Cleveland Cavaliers Missing Players
- Dylan WindlerAnkle
- Dean WadeShoulder
Field Goals Made4044
Field Goals Attempts7889
3 pts Made117
3 pts Attempts3322
Free Throws Made2224
Free Throws Attempts2931
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