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Blazers vs. Timberwolves Game Day Thread

Looking for a win, the Blazers face the Timberwolves at the Moda Center.

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NBA: Portland Trail Blazers at Minnesota Timberwolves Jesse Johnson-USA TODAY Sports

The Portland Trail Blazers take on the Minnesota Timberwolves at the Moda Center tonight. After a difficult fall the the Chicago Bulls, Portland is looking for a win. The season so far has been anything but predictable, and if we have learned anything it’s that no wins are guaranteed. That being said, if the Blazers can play well together, they should have no problem pulling off this win against the 2-5 Timberwolves.

The Blazers are also hopeful Rodney Hood will return to the court tonight.


Hood will play.

Here’s the basic info on the game, courtesy of our Game Preview staff:

Thursday January 7 - 7 p.m. PT
How To Watch: NBCSNW, NBA TV, or see games all season on fuboTV, follow on ESPN+, or the ESPN/Disney Bundle*
Blazers Injuries: Zach Collins (out), Rodney Hood (questionable)
Timberwolves Injuries: Karl-Anthony Towns (out), Josh Okogie (out), Jaylen Nowell (out)
SBN Affiliate: Canis Hoopus

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That’s all! Have fun tonight, and Go Blazers!