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Zach Collins is OUT for Game 1 vs. Lakers, status for series remains unknown


Kyle Kuzma is a streaky shooter and he leads a big group of useful role players off the Los Angeles bench that includes Alex Caruso, JR Smith, Dion Waiters, Dwight Howard and Jared Dudley.


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Yet, if Portland really wants to have a shot at this, the Blazers will need a heavy dose of the Double Beast -- with Jusuf Nurkic dominating at both ends, along with the Gary Trent Jr. bulldog type player he has been in the bubble, and there will, of course, be a need of consistent scoring from Carmelo Anthony and CJ McCollum.


[Listen to the Talkin’ Blazers Podcast with hosts NBA Champion Channing Frye and Emmy Award winner Dan Sheldon and special guest Kevin Love]:


Plus - NBC Sports Northwest delivers the popular “Talkin’ Blazers” podcast, which recently posted record-setting downloads for its latest two episodes featuring special guests Richard Jefferson and Kevin Love.


If Damian Lillard can continue his stellar play against the league's third-ranked defense and can get Portland to become only the fifth eighth-seed to win a first-round playoff series, then it'll finally be time to start viewing Dame as the best player in his draft class.






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