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NBA playoffs: Thunder vs. Trail Blazers Game 1 lineups, tip-off time and TV info

GAME 1

THUNDER AT BLAZERS

When: 2:30 p.m., Sunday

Where: Moda Center, Portland

TV: ABC (KOCO — Cox 8/HD 705, Dish 5, DirecTV 5, U-verse 5/1005)

Radio: WWLS-AM 640/98.1 FM

Three things to know

• OKC and Portland face each other in the playoffs for the first time in Thunder history Sunday. For the Trail Blazers, it’s their first playoff series against a divisional opponent since 2002.

• Trail Blazers point guard Damian Lillard scored a season-high 51 points in a 129-121 overtime loss to the Thunder on March 7.

• In the regular season, the Thunder posted the best record in the NBA against Western Conference playoff teams (15-11), including a 4-0 sweep of the Blazers.

PROJECTED STARTERS

No. 6 seed Thunder (49-33)

Player — Ht. — Pts. — Reb. — Ast.

G — Russell Westbrook — 6-3 — 22.9 — 11.1 — 10.7

G — Terrance Ferguson — 6-7 — 6.9 — 1.9 — 1.0

F — Paul George — 6-9 — 28.0 — 8.2 — 4.1

F — Jerami Grant — 6-9 — 13.6 — 5.2 — 1.0

C — Steven Adams — 7-0 — 13.9 — 9.5 — 1.6

No. 3 seed Trail Blazers (53-29)

Player — Ht. — Pts. — Reb. — Ast.

G — Danian Lillard — 6-3 — 25.8 — 4.6 — 6.9

G — CJ McCollum — 6-3 — 21.0 — 4.0 — 3.0

F — Maurice Harkless — 6-9 — 7.7 — 4.5 — 1.2

F — Al-Farouq Aminu — 6-9 — 9.4 — 7.5 — 1.3

C — Enes Kanter — 6-11 — 13.7 — 9.8 — 1.7

Maddie Lee, Staff writer

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Maddie Lee

Maddie Lee followed an NBA team from Seattle to Oklahoma City, she just took a 10-year detour in between. Lee joined the Oklahoman in October 2018 as a Thunder beat writer, fresh off a stint in Oxford, Miss., where she covered Ole Miss for the... Read more ›

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