Here are the scores, updates, and results of the NBA 2020-2021 regular season match between the Portland Trail Blazers (POR) and the Charlotte Hornets (CHA) on March 2, 2021 (All times are in Philippine Standard Time), at the Moda Center.
The Portland Trail Blazers knocked down a franchise-record 24 threes as they defeated the Charlotte Hornets, 123-111.
Carmelo Anthony posted a season-high 29 points (17 points, 5-5 3PM in the 4th quarter) in the win, while Damian Lillard added 23 points and 10 assists.
LaMelo Ball poured in a game-high 30 points, along with 8 assists and a career-high-tying 4 steals for the Hornets.
The Charlotte Hornets, who fall to sixteen (16) wins and eighteen (18) defeats, will face the Minnesota Timberwolves — currently with a 7-28 win-loss record — on Thursday, March 4, 2021, while the Portland Trail Blazers, who improved to nineteen (19) wins and fourteen (14) defeats, will face the Golden State Warriors — currently with a 19-16 win-loss record — on Thursday as well, March 4, 2021.
Portland vs Charlotte
Quarters: 27-33; 32-26; 33-24; 31-28
Trail Blazers (123) – Damian Lillard, Gary Trent Jr., CJ McCollum, Enes Kanter, Jusuf Nurkic, Derrick Jones Jr., Rodney Hood, Robert Covington, Anfernee Simons, Carmelo Anthony, Harry Giles, Keljin Blevins, CJ Elleby, Nassir Little
Hornets (111) – Gordon Hayward, Terry Rozier, PJ Washington, Devonte’ Graham, Bismack Biyombo, Miles Bridges, LaMelo Ball, Caleb Martin, Jalen McDaniels, Cody Martin, Vernon Carey Jr., Nick Richards, Malik Monk, Cody Zeller