dglobalnews.com Damian Lillard Predicts Major UPSET vs Warriors in NBA Playoffs
Published: Sat, April 15, 2017
Sports | By Jeannette Edwards

Damian Lillard Predicts Major UPSET vs Warriors in NBA Playoffs

Damian Lillard Predicts Major UPSET vs Warriors in NBA Playoffs

The Portland Trail Blazers made the playoffs for a fourth straight season and have won 12 of their last 16 games.

The Trail Blazers have been hot in the last two months, winning 17 of their last 22 games. In the last three meetings between New Orleans Pelicans and Portland Trail Blazers have ended with the results of Pelicans' two games win. The Portland Trail Blazers are shooting 37.5 percent from beyond the arc and 78 percent from the free throw line.

Damian Lillard and the Portland Trail Blazers have their hands full in the first round of the 2017 NBA Playoffs.

Regardless of the regular season and the swirling expectations, nothing will come easy for the Warriors because every team in the Western Conference is capable of going deep into the playoffs.

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A reporter for CSN Northwest set up the Oakland native at the end of a postgame interview Wednesday night with the question, "Blazers in six or seven?"

Among the Golden State Warriors players trying to get healthy, the biggest name is former NBA MVP Kevin Durant. However, the playoffs are a different stage and teams ramp up their game to another level. The Golden State Warriors are allowing 32.4 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 44.4 rebounds per game. A lot of Golden State Warriors fans reacted about Lillard's prediction. Now the roster is going to do everything it can to make the Portland Trail Blazers vs.

Game 1 is on Sunday at Oracle Arena. That Portland team was significantly better (the No. 5 seed instead of the No. 8).

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